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Ibuprofen (NSAID) Pain Releiver/ Fever Reducer

Medically reviewed on February 21, 2018

Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: IBUPROFEN 200mg
Labeler: Amneal Pharmaceuticals
NDC Code: 53746-144

Ibuprofen Caplets, USP
Fever reducer/ Pain Reliever (NSAID)

Drug Facts

ACTIVE INGREDIENT

(in each caplet)

Ibuprofen USP, 200 mg (NSAID)**

**nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

PURPOSE

Pain reliever/fever reducer

INDICATIONS AND USAGE
  • 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 a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), which may cause severe stomach bleeding. The chances are 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
  • taking any other drug containing an NSAID (prescription or nonprescription)
  • taking a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug

When using this product

  • take with food or milk if stomach upset occurs
  • long term continuous use may increase the risk of heart attack or stroke

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
  • 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

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.

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION
  • 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)
  • Read all warnings and directions before use

INACTIVE INGREDIENTS

Brown Caplets: Anhydrous Lactose, Carnauba Wax, Colloidal Silicon Dioxide, Hypromellose, Iron Oxide Red, Magnesium Stearate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Polydextrose, Polyethylene Glycol, Povidone, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Sodium Starch Glycolate, Corn Starch Corn, Titanium Dioxide

 

Orange Caplets: Anhydrous Lactose, Carnauba Wax, Colloidal Silicon Dioxide, FD&C Yellow #6, Hypromellose, Magnesium Stearate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Polydextrose, Polyethylene Glycol, Povidone, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Sodium Starch Glycolate, Corn Starch, Titanium Dioxide

 

Questions or Comments

Call 1-877-835-5472

Monday through Friday 9AM - 5PM EST.

*Amneal Pharmaceuticals is not affiliated with the owner of the trademark Advil®

Distributed By:

Ameal Pharmaceuticals

Glasgow, KY 42141

PACKAGE LABEL.PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL
IBUPROFEN  (NSAID) PAIN RELEIVER/ FEVER REDUCER
ibuprofen tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:53746-144
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
IBUPROFEN (IBUPROFEN) IBUPROFEN200 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ANHYDROUS LACTOSE 
CARNAUBA WAX 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
HYPROMELLOSES 
FERRIC OXIDE RED 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
POLYDEXTROSE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 
POVIDONE 
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE 
SODIUM STARCH GLYCOLATE TYPE A POTATO 
STARCH, CORN 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
Product Characteristics
ColorORANGEScoreno score
ShapeCAPSULESize14mm
FlavorImprint CodeIP;144
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:53746-144-2424 TABLET (TABLET) in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:53746-144-01100 TABLET (TABLET) in 1 BOTTLE
3NDC:53746-144-101000 TABLET (TABLET) in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
ANDAANDA07219912/16/2009
IBUPROFEN  (NSAID) PAIN RELEIVER/ FEVER REDUCER
ibuprofen tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:53746-142
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
IBUPROFEN (IBUPROFEN) IBUPROFEN200 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ANHYDROUS LACTOSE 
CARNAUBA WAX 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
HYPROMELLOSES 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
POLYDEXTROSE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL 
POVIDONE 
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE 
SODIUM STARCH GLYCOLATE TYPE A POTATO 
STARCH, CORN 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
Product Characteristics
ColorBROWNScoreno score
ShapeCAPSULESize14mm
FlavorImprint CodeIP;142
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:53746-142-2424 TABLET (TABLET) in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:53746-142-01100 TABLET (TABLET) in 1 BOTTLE
3NDC:53746-142-101000 TABLET (TABLET) in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
ANDAANDA07219912/16/2009
Labeler - Amneal Pharmaceuticals (123797875)
Registrant - Amneal Pharmaceuticals (123797875)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Amneal Pharmaceuticals831227801ANALYSIS, MANUFACTURE, LABEL, PACK

 
Amneal Pharmaceuticals

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