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Motrin IB

Generic Name: ibuprofen
Dosage Form: tablet, coated

Motrin® IB

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each caplet)

Ibuprofen 200 mg (NSAID)1

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nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

Pupose

Pain reliever/fever reducer

Uses

  • temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to:
    • headache
    • muscular aches
    • minor pain of arthritis
    • toothache
    • backache
    • the common cold
    • menstrual cramps
  • temporarily reduces fever

Warnings

Allergy alert

Ibuprofen may cause a severe allergic reaction, especially in people allergic to aspirin.

Symptoms may include:

  • hives
  • facial swelling
  • asthma (wheezing)
  • shock
  • skin reddening
  • rash
  • blisters

If an allergic reaction occurs, stop use and seek medical help right away.

Stomach bleeding warning

This product contains an NSAID, which may cause severe stomach bleeding. The chance is higher if you:

  • are age 60 or older
  • have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
  • take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
  • take other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs (aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others)
  • have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product
  • take more or for a longer time than directed

Do not use

  • if you have ever had an allergic reaction to any other pain reliever/fever reducer
  • right before or after heart surgery

Ask a doctor before use if

  • you have problems or serious side effects from taking pain relievers or fever reducers
  • the stomach bleeding warning applies to you
  • you have a history of stomach problems such as heartburn
  • you have high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis, or kidney disease
  • you have asthma
  • you are taking a diuretic

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

  • taking aspirin for heart attack or stroke, because ibuprofen may decrease this benefit of aspirin
  • under a doctor's care for any serious condition
  • taking any other drug

When using this product

  • take with food or milk if stomach upset occurs
  • the risk of heart attack or stroke may increase if you use more than directed or for longer than directed

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • you experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding
    • you feel faint
    • vomit blood
    • have bloody or black stools
    • you have stomach pain that does not get better
  • 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.

Keep out of reach of children.

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. (1-800-222-1222)

Directions

  • do not take more than directed
  • the smallest effective dose should be used
adults and children 12 years and older
  • take 1 caplet every 4 to 6 hours while symptoms persist
  • if pain or fever does not respond to 1 caplet, 2 caplets may be used
  • do not exceed 6 caplets in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor
children under 12 years
  • ask a doctor

Other information

  • store between 20 - 25°C (68 - 77°F)
  • do not use if carton or pouch is open or torn
  • see bottom panel for lot number and expiration date

Inactive ingredients

carnauba wax, colloidal silicon dioxide, corn starch, FD&C yellow #6, hypromellose, iron oxide, magnesium stearate, polydextrose, polyethylene glycol, pregelatinized starch, propylene glycol, shellac, stearic acid, titanium dioxide

Questions or comments?

Call 1-877-895-3665: weekdays 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM EST

Repackaged and distributed by: Lil' Drug Store Products, Inc.
1201 Continental Place NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
1-877-507-6516 (M-F 8AM-4:30PM CST)  www.lildrugstore.com

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 4 Caplet Carton

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Motrin® IB

Ibuprofen Tablets USP, 200 mg

Pain Reliever / Fever Reducer (NSAID)

*Capsule-Shaped Tablets

4 COATED
CAPLETS*

Lil'
Drug Store®

Motrin IB 
ibuprofen tablet, coated
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:66715-9712
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
Ibuprofen (Ibuprofen) Ibuprofen 200 mg
Product Characteristics
Color ORANGE Score no score
Shape OVAL Size 14mm
Flavor Imprint Code Motrin;IB
Contains         
Packaging
# Item Code Package Description
1 NDC:66715-9712-1 1 POUCH (POUCH) in 1 CARTON
1 2 TABLET, COATED (TABLET) in 1 POUCH
2 NDC:66715-9712-2 2 TABLET, COATED (POUCH) in 1 CARTON
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
NDA NDA019021 05/10/2010
Labeler - Lil' Drug Store Products, Inc. (093103646)
Revised: 05/2010
 
Lil' Drug Store Products, Inc.



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