Some over the counter medications have different names in Hungary. When asking for aspirin they will usually give you Bayer branded pills running at least 4 x the price of the generic brand. The same EU standard as the Bayer version generic medicine is the same for the generic.

Tums - Calcium Carbonate in pharmacies
Claritin or Clarityn -  Loratadine  (hay fever/antihistamine)  
Imodium - Loperamide (anti-diarrhea)
Tylenol - paracetamol
Advil - Ibruprofen

Malarone - Atovaquone/proguanil (anti-malarial) (Needs prescription)

*Note that we have not tried any of these; the info was supplied by another expat.

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