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Ibuprofen by CVS Pharmacy

Medically reviewed on April 23, 2018

Dosage form: tablet, film coated
Ingredients: IBUPROFEN 200mg
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy
NDC Code: 59779-392

CVS 44-392

Active ingredient (in each orange tablet)

Ibuprofen USP, 200 mg (NSAID)*
*nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

Purpose

Pain reliever/fever reducer

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

Warnings

Allergy alert: Ibuprofen may cause a severe allergic reaction, especially in people allergic to aspirin. Symptoms may include:

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

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:

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

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
  • right before or after heart surgery

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

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are
  • under a doctor's care for any serious condition
  • taking aspirin for heart attack or stroke, because ibuprofen may decrease this benefit of aspirin
  • taking any other drug

When using this product
  • 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
    • leg swelling
    • slurred speech
    • weakness in one part or side of  body
  • 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 (1-800-222-1222) right away.

Directions
  • 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

Other information
  • store between 20º-25ºC (68º-77ºF)
  • avoid excessive heat 40ºC (104ºF)
  • use by expiration date on package

Inactive ingredients

carnauba wax, colloidal silicon dioxide, corn starch, FD&C yellow #6 aluminum lake, hypromellose, lactose anhydrous, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polydextrose, polyethylene glycol, sodium starch glycolate, stearic acid, titanium dioxide

Questions or comments?

Call 1-800-426-9391 8:30 AM-4:00 PM ET, Monday-Friday

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Compare to the active ingredient in Motrin® IB

Coated Tablets

NDC 59779-392-14

Ibuprofen
IBUPROFEN TABLETS USP, 200 mg

Pain reliever,
Fever reducer (NSAID)

Actual Size

500 COATED TABLETS

TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF IMPRINTED SAFETY SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING

This product is not manufactured or distributed by Johnson & Johnson Corporation, owner of the registered trademark Motrin® IB.

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CVS 44-392

IBUPROFEN 
ibuprofen tablet, film coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-392
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
IBUPROFEN (IBUPROFEN) IBUPROFEN200 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CARNAUBA WAX 
STARCH, CORN 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
POLYDEXTROSE 
STEARIC ACID 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
HYPROMELLOSE, UNSPECIFIED 
ANHYDROUS LACTOSE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
SODIUM STARCH GLYCOLATE TYPE A POTATO 
Product Characteristics
ColorORANGEScoreno score
ShapeROUNDSize10mm
FlavorImprint Code44;392
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-392-081 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
124 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
2NDC:59779-392-151 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
250 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
3NDC:59779-392-121 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
3100 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
4NDC:59779-392-14500 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
ANDAANDA07513903/01/1999
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.038154464PACK(59779-392)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867894MANUFACTURE(59779-392)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.967626305PACK(59779-392)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867837PACK(59779-392)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.868734088PACK(59779-392)

 
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