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Ibuprofen by CVS Pharmacy

Dosage form: tablet, film coated
Ingredients: IBUPROFEN 200mg
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy
NDC Code: 59779-292

CVS 44-292

Active ingredient (in each brown caplet)

 Ibuprofen USP, 200 mg (NSAID)*

*nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

Purpose

 Pain reliever/fever reducer

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

  • 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:

  • have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
  • 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 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 
  • right before or after heart surgery

Ask a doctor before use if
  • 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, kidney disease, asthma, or had a stroke
  • you are taking a diuretic
  • you have problems or serious side effects from taking pain relievers or fever reducers

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
    • have bloody or black stools
    • vomit blood
    • have stomach pain that does not get better
  • you have symptoms of heart problems or stroke
    • chest pain
    • slurred speech
    • leg swelling
    • trouble breathing
    • 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 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 20º-25ºC (68º-77ºF)
  • avoid excessive heat 40ºC (104ºF)
  • use by expiration date on package

Inactive ingredients

carnauba wax, colloidal silicon dioxide, corn starch, hypromellose, lactose anhydrous, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polydextrose, polyethylene glycol, red iron oxide, 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 Advil® Caplets

Coated Caplets**

NDC 59779-292-96

Ibuprofen
TABLETS USP, 200 mg
Pain reliever,
Fever reducer (NSAID)

800 COATED CAPLETS**
TWO 400 COUNT BOTTLES
**Capsule-shaped tablets 

Actual Size

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

This product is not manufactured or distributed by Wyeth Consumer Healthcare, owner of the registered trademark Advil® Caplets.

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CVS 44-292

IBUPROFEN 
ibuprofen tablet, film coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-292
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
IBUPROFEN (IBUPROFEN) IBUPROFEN200 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
HYPROMELLOSES 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
POLYDEXTROSE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
STEARIC ACID 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
CARNAUBA WAX 
STARCH, CORN 
FERRIC OXIDE RED 
ANHYDROUS LACTOSE 
Product Characteristics
ColorBROWNScoreno score
ShapeOVALSize14mm
FlavorImprint Code44;292
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-292-081 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
124 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:59779-292-151 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
250 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE
3NDC:59779-292-121 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
3100 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE
4NDC:59779-292-131 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
4250 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE
5NDC:59779-292-962 BOTTLE in 1 PACKAGE
5NDC:59779-292-05400 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
ANDAANDA07501005/24/1988
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.038154464PACK(59779-292)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867894MANUFACTURE(59779-292)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867837PACK(59779-292)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.967626305PACK(59779-292)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.868734088PACK(59779-292)

Revised: 01/2018
 
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