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Infants Ibuprofen by Actavis Pharma, Inc.

Dosage form: suspension
Ingredients: IBUPROFEN 50mg in 1.25mL
Labeler: Actavis Pharma, Inc.
NDC Code: 45963-125

Infants Ibuprofen Oral Suspension

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each 1.25 mL)

Ibuprofen 50 mg (NSAID)
*nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug


Pain reliever/Fever reducer



  • reduces fever
  • relieves minor aches and pains due to the common cold, flu, sore throat, headaches and toothaches


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 your child:

  • has had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
  • takes a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
  • takes other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs (aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others)
  • takes more or for a longer time than directed

Sore throat warning: Severe or persistent sore throat or sore throat accompanied by high fever, headache, nausea, and vomiting may be serious. Consult doctor promptly. Do not use more than 2 days or administer to children under 3 years of age unless directed by doctor.

Do not use
  • if the child has ever had an allergic reaction to any other pain reliever/fever reducer
  • right before or after heart surgery

Ask a doctor before use if
  • stomach bleeding warning applies to your child
  • child has a history of stomach problems, such as heartburn
  • child has problems or serious side effects from taking pain relievers or fever reducers
  • child has not been drinking fluids
  • child has lost a lot of fluid due to vomiting or diarrhea
  • child has high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis, or kidney disease
  • child has asthma
  • child is taking a diuretic

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if the child is
  • 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
  • side effects occur. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.
  • child experiences any of the following signs of stomach bleeding
    • feels faint
    • vomits blood
    • has bloody or black stools
    • has stomach pain that does not get better
  • the child does not get any relief within first day (24 hours) of treatment
  • fever or pain gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
  • redness or swelling is present in the painful area
  • any new symptoms appear

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).

  • this product does not contain directions or complete warnings for adult use
  • do not give more than directed
  • shake well before using
  • find right dose on chart below. If possible, use weight to dose; otherwise use age.
  • measure with the dosing device provided. Do not use with any other device.
  • dispense liquid slowly into the child's mouth, toward the inner cheek
  • if needed, repeat dose every 6-8 hours
  • do not use more than 4 times a day



Dosing Chart


Weight (lb)


Age (mos)


Dose (mL)


under 6 mos


ask a doctor


12 to 17 lbs


6 to 11 mos


1.25 mL


18 to 23 lbs


12 to 23 mos


1.875 mL

Other information
  • store between 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)
  • do not use if plastic bottle wrap imprinted “sealed for your protection” is broken or missing
  • see bottom panel for lot number and expiration date

Inactive ingredients

carboxymethylcellulose sodium, citric acid anhydrous, glycerin, microcrystalline celullose, natural and artificial berry fruit punch type flavor, polysorbate-80, purified water, sodium benzoate, sorbitol solution, sucrose and xanthan gum.

Questions or Comments?

1-800-432-8534 between 9 am and  4 pm EST, Monday-Friday.

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Compare to the active ingredient in Concentrated Motrin® Infants’ Drops*

NDC 45963-125-23

For Ages 6 Mos. to 23 Mos.

Infants’ Ibuprofen

Concentrated Ibuprofen Oral Suspension, USP


50 mg/1.25 mL

Pain Reliever

Fever Reducer

Lasts up to

8 hours

Use only with enclosed syringe


Dye-Free Berry Flavor

Alcohol Free

½ FL OZ (15 mL)

ibuprofen suspension
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:45963-125
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
Product Characteristics
ColorWHITE (white to off-white) Score    
FlavorBERRYImprint Code
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:45963-125-241 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
130 mL in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:45963-125-231 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
215 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
Labeler - Actavis Pharma, Inc. (119723554)

Revised: 07/2016
Actavis Pharma, Inc.

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