Ibuprofen by is a Otc medication manufactured, distributed, or labeled by VALU MERCHANDISERS COMPANY. Drug facts, warnings, and ingredients follow.
Ibuprofen may cause a severe allergic reaction, especially in people allergic to aspirin. Symptoms may include:
If an allergic reaction occurs, stop use and seek medical help right away.
This product contains an NSAID, which may cause severe stomach bleeding. The chances are higher if you
NSAIDs, except aspirin, increase the risk of heart attack, heart failure, and stroke. These can be fatal. The risk is higher if you use more than directed or for longer than directed.
■ you experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding:
■ feel faint
■ vomit blood
■ have bloody or black stools
■ have stomach pain that does not get better
■ you have symptoms of heart problems or stroke:
■ chest pain
■ trouble breathing
■ weakness in one part or side of body
■ slurred speech
■ leg swelling
■ pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
■ fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
■ 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.
■ do not take more than directed
■ the smallest effective dose should be used
■ adults and children 12 years and over:
■ take 1 tablet every 4 to 6 hours while symptoms persist
■ if pain or fever does not respond to 1 tablet, 2 tablets may be used
■ do not exceed 6 tablets in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor
■ children under 12 years: ask a doctor
ibuprofen tablet, coated
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