Temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to: headache, the common cold, toothache, muscular aches, backache, minor pain of arthritis, menstrual cramps; temporarily reduces fever. Coated gel caplets.
Do not take more than directed. Adults and children 12 years and over: take 1 gel caplet every 4 to 6 hours while symptoms persist. If pain or fever does not respond to 1 gel caplet, 2 gel caplets may be used, but do not exceed 6 gel caplets in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor. The smallest effective dose should be used. Children under 12 years: ask a doctor. Read all directions and warnings before use. Keep carton.
Allergy alert: ibuprofen may cause a severe allergic reaction which may include: hives, facial swelling, asthma (wheezing), shock. Stomach bleeding warning: Taking more than recommended may cause stomach bleeding. Alcohol warning: if you consume 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day, ask your doctor whether you should take ibuprofen or other pain relievers/fever reducers. Ibuprofen may cause stomach bleeding. Do not use: if you have ever had an allergic reaction to any other pain reliever/fever reducer. Ask a doctor before use if you have: problems or serious side effects from taking pain relievers or fever reducers; stomach problems that last or come back, such as heartburn, upset stomach, or pain; ulcers; bleeding problems; high blood pressure, heart or kidney disease, are taking a diuretic, or are over 65 years of age. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are: under a doctor's care for any serious condition; taking any other product that contains ibuprofen, or any other pain reliever/fever reducer; taking a prescription drug for anticoagulation (blood thinning); taking any other drug; taking aspirin for cardioprotection. When using this product take with food or milk if stomach upset occurs. Stop use and ask a doctor if: an allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away; pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days; fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days; stomach pain or upset gets worse or lasts; redness or swelling is present in the painful area; any new symptoms appear. If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. It is especially important not to use ibuprofen during the last 3 months of pregnancy unless definitely directed to do so by a doctor because it may cause problems in the unborn child or complications during delivery. Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Per Gel Caplet: Ibuprofen 200 mg
Croscarmellose Sodium; FD&C Red No. 40; FD&C Yellow No. 6; Gelatin; Glycerin; Hypromellose; Iron Oxides; Medium Chain Triglycerides; Pharmaceutical Ink; Propyl Gallate; Silicon Dioxide; Sodium Lauryl Sulfate; Starch; Stearic Acid; Titanium Dioxide; Triacetin