Skip to main content

Advil Dual Action FDA Approval History

Last updated by Judith Stewart, BPharm on Dec 2, 2020.

FDA Approved: Yes (First approved February 28, 2020)
Brand name: Advil Dual Action
Generic name: ibuprofen and acetaminophen
Dosage form: Tablets
Company: GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare LP
Treatment for: Pain

Advil Dual Action (ibuprofen with acetaminophen) is an over-the-counter (OTC) fixed-dose combination of ibuprofen (the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) contained in Advil) and acetaminophen (the active ingredient in Tylenol) for the relief of pain.

Development Timeline for Advil Dual Action

DateArticle
Feb 28, 2020Approval  FDA Approves Advil Dual Action (ibuprofen and acetaminophen) as an Over-the-Counter Pain Treatment

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.