Pain Reliever, Fever Reducer
Temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to: headache, backache, common cold, minor pain of arthritis, toothache, menstrual cramps, muscular aches; temporarily reduces fever.
Do not take more than directed. Adults: take 1 capsule every 4 to 6 hours while symptoms occur. If pain or fever does not respond to 1 capsule, 2 capsules may be used but do not exceed 6 capsules in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor. The smallest effective dose should be used. Children: Do not give to children under 12 unless directed by a doctor.
Allergy alert: ibuprofen may cause a severe allergic reaction which may include: hives, asthma (wheezing), facial swelling, shock. 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 had problems or side effects with any pain reliever/fever reducer. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are: under a doctor's care for any continuing medical condition; taking other drugs on a regular basis; taking any other product containing ibuprofen, or any other pain reliever/fever reducer. Stop use and ask a doctor if: an allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away. Fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days; pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days; stomach pain occurs with the use of this product; the painful area is red or swollen; any new or unexpected symptoms occur. 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 Capsule: Solubilized Ibuprofen Equal to 200 mg Ibuprofen (Present as the Free Acid; Potassium Salt)
FD&C Green No. 3; Gelatin; Pharmaceutical Ink; Polyethylene Glycol; Potassium Hydroxide; Purified Water; Sorbitan; Sorbitol