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ibuprofen by CVS Pharmacy

Medically reviewed on April 11, 2018

Dosage form: tablet, chewable
Ingredients: IBUPROFEN 100mg
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy
NDC Code: 59779-001

CVS Pharmacy, Inc. Junior Strength Ibuprofen Tablets Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Ibuprofen 100 mg (NSAID)*

*nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

Purposes

Pain reliever/fever reducer

Uses

temporarily:

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

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 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

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.

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 ibuprofen or 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, kidney disease, or had a stroke
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
mouth or throat burning may occur; give with food or water
take with food or milk if stomach upset occurs

Stop use and ask a doctor if
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
child has symptoms of heart problems or stroke:
chest pain
trouble breathing
weakness in one part or side of body
slurred speech
leg swelling
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)

Directions
this product does not contain directions or complete warnings for adult use
do not give more than directed
find right dose on chart below. If possible, use weight to dose; otherwise use age.
if needed, repeat dose every 6-8 hours
do not use more than 4 times a day

Dosing Chart

Weight (lb)

Age (yr)

Tablets

under 24

under 2

ask a doctor

24-35

2-3

1

36-47

4-5

1 ½

48-59

6-8

2

60-71

9-10

2 ½

72-95

11

3

Other information
phenylketonurics: contains phenylalanine 6 mg per tablet
store between 20-25°C (68-77°F)
do not use if printed seal under cap is broken or missing

Inactive ingredients

acesulfame potassium, ammonium glycyrrhizin, aspartame, carnauba wax, croscarmellose sodium, FD&C yellow no. 6 aluminum lake, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, mannitol, natural and artificial flavors, silicon dioxide, sodium lauryl sulfate, soybean oil, succinic acid

Questions or comments?

1-800-719-9260

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Junior Strength

Ibuprofen TABLETS, 100 mg

Pain reliever;

Fever reducer (NSAID)

24 CHEWABLE TABLETS

Actual Size

Orange Flavor

IBUPROFEN 
ibuprofen tablet, chewable
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-001
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
IBUPROFEN (IBUPROFEN) IBUPROFEN100 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ACESULFAME POTASSIUM 
AMMONIUM GLYCYRRHIZATE 
ASPARTAME 
CARNAUBA WAX 
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
HYPROMELLOSES 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
MANNITOL 
SILICON DIOXIDE 
SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE 
SOYBEAN OIL 
SUCCINIC ACID 
Product Characteristics
ColorORANGEScore2 pieces
ShapeROUNDSize13mm
FlavorORANGEImprint CodeL461
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-001-621 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
124 TABLET, CHEWABLE in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
ANDAANDA07635905/07/2004
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)

 
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