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Advil PM by Lil' Drug Store Products, Inc.

Medically reviewed on March 13, 2018

Dosage form: tablet, coated
Ingredients: Ibuprofen 200mg, Diphenhydramine citrate 38mg
Labeler: Lil' Drug Store Products, Inc.
NDC Code: 66715-9733

Advil® PM

Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each caplet)Purposes
nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug
Diphenhydramine citrate 38 mgNighttime sleep-aid
Ibuprofen 200 mg (NSAID)Pain reliever

Uses
  • for relief of occasional sleeplessness when associated with minor aches and pains
  • helps you fall asleep and stay asleep

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

Heart attack and stroke warning

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.

Do not use
  • if you have ever had an allergic reaction to any other pain reliever/fever reducer
  • unless you have time for a full night's sleep
  • in children under 12 years of age
  • right before or after heart surgery
  • with any other product containing diphenhydramine, even one used on skin
  • if you have sleeplessness without pain

Ask a doctor before use if
  • stomach bleeding warning applies to you
  • you have problems or serious side effects from taking pain relievers or fever reducers
  • you have a history of stomach problems, such as heartburn
  • you have high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis, kidney disease, asthma, or had a stroke
  • you are taking a diuretic
  • you have a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis
  • you have glaucoma
  • you have trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are
  • taking sedatives or tranquilizers, or any other sleep-aid
  • under a doctor's care for any continuing medical illness
  • taking any other antihistamines
  • taking aspirin for heart attack or stroke, because ibuprofen may decrease this benefit of aspirin
  • taking any other drug

When using this product
  • drowsiness will occur
  • avoid alcoholic drinks
  • do not drive a motor vehicle or operate machinery
  • take with food or milk if stomach upset occurs

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • 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
  • sleeplessness persists continuously for more than 2 weeks. Insomnia may be a symptom of a serious underlying medical illness.
  • 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.

Directions
  • do not take more than directed
  • adults and children 12 years and over: take 2 caplets at bedtime
  • do not take more than 2 caplets in 24 hours

Other information
  • read all warnings and directions before use. Keep carton
  • store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)
  • avoid excessive heat above 40°C (104°F)

Inactive ingredients

calcium stearate, carnauba wax, colloidal silicon dioxide, corn starch, croscarmellose sodium, FD&C blue no. 2 aluminum lake, glyceryl behenate, hypromellose, lactose monohydrate, microcrystalline cellulose, pharmaceutical ink, polydextrose, polyethylene glycol, pregelatinized starch, sodium lauryl sulfate, sodium starch glycolate, stearic acid, titanium dioxide

Questions or comments?

Call weekdays 9 AM to 5 PM EST at 1-800-88-ADVIL

Repackaged and distributed with permission of Pfizer Consumer Healthcare by:
Lil' Drug Store Products, Inc., 1201 Continental Place NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 4 Coated Caplets Carton

Advil®PM

Ibuprofen, 200 mg/
Diphenhydramine citrate, 38 mg
Pain Reliever (NSAID)/
Nighttime Sleep-Aid

4
Coated Caplets*

*Capsule-Shaped Tablets

Lil'
Drug Store®

ADVIL PM 
ibuprofen and diphenhydramine citrate tablet, coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:66715-9733
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Ibuprofen (Ibuprofen) Ibuprofen200 mg
Diphenhydramine citrate (Diphenhydramine) Diphenhydramine citrate38 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
calcium stearate 
carnauba wax 
silicon dioxide 
starch, corn 
croscarmellose sodium 
FD&C blue no. 2 
aluminum oxide 
glyceryl dibehenate 
hypromellose, unspecified 
lactose monohydrate 
microcrystalline cellulose 
polydextrose 
polyethylene glycol, unspecified 
sodium lauryl sulfate 
stearic acid 
titanium dioxide 
Product Characteristics
ColorBLUEScoreno score
ShapeOVAL (Capsule-Shaped, Smooth in texture w/ polish surface) Size15mm
FlavorImprint CodeAdvil;PM
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:66715-9733-22 POUCH in 1 CARTON
12 TABLET, COATED in 1 POUCH
2NDC:66715-9733-85 POUCH in 1 CARTON
22 TABLET, COATED in 1 POUCH
3NDC:66715-9733-33 POUCH in 1 CARTON
32 TABLET, COATED in 1 POUCH
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
NDANDA02139405/11/2010
Labeler - Lil' Drug Store Products, Inc. (093103646)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
CCB Packaging Inc.362374464REPACK(66715-9733), RELABEL(66715-9733)

 
Lil' Drug Store Products, Inc.

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