SSL also has a range of locally- owned brands such as pain-killers Paramol and Cuprofen
and the Full Marks head lice treatment in the UK.
WYETH Consumer Healthcare, makers of Anadin liquid capsules, Crookes Healthcare, who make Nurofen Liquid Capsules, and Cuprofen
manufacturer SSL International are all represented by the Proprietary Association of Great Britain.
Own-brand medicines - including those made by lesser-known names like UniChem, Cuprofen
and Medinol - are often identical to popular brands such as Nurofen and Panadol.
The ECHO bought three over the - counter pain killer brands which small children could easily mistake for sweets: Anadin Ultra Ibuprofen liquid-filled capsules - bright green and shaped like jelly beans Cuprofen
Ibuprofen Tablets - pink circular "Smarties" shaped pills.