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Aspirin and ibuprofen act similarly to control the headache.
Both the medications inhibit the prostaglandin synthesis thereby preventing the headache.
Prostaglandins are produced due to the inflammation which cause the headache.
Eve tablet contains ibuprofen, caffeine and urea.
Caffeine is supposed to help with migraine type of headache which is caused by the pulsating dilatation of the blood vessels.
Caffeine is supposed to prevent blood vessel dilatation.
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Hi thank you for your initial answer,
I would like you to expand on the meaning of what you wrote:
1. "Both the medications inhibit the prostaglandin synthesis thereby preventing the headache"
So the prostaglandin synthesis, is it common/ present in every headache? What is it? Is that what causes the pain of a headache?