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Ibuprofen PM by Freds Inc

Medically reviewed on February 5, 2018

Dosage form: capsule, liquid filled
Ingredients: IBUPROFEN 200mg, DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE 25mg
Labeler: Freds Inc
NDC Code: 55315-165

Ibuprofen PM SOFTGELS

Active Ingredients (in each capsule)

Diphenhydramine hydrochloride 25 mg

Solubilized ibuprofen equal to 200 mg ibuprofen (NSAID)*
(present as the free acid and potassium salt)
*non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug

Purpose

Nighttime sleep-aid

Pain Reliever

Uses
  • for relief of occasional sleeplessness when associated with minor aches and pains
  • helps you fall asleep and stay asleep

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]
  • take more or for a longer time than directed.
  • have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product

Do not use
  • in children under 12 years of age
  • if you have ever had an allergic reaction to any other pain reliever/fever reducer
  • right before or after heart surgery
  • unless you have time for a full night’s sleep
  • with any other product containing diphenhydramine , even one used on skin
  • if you have sleeplessness without pain

Ask a doctor before use if
  • the stomach bleeding warning applies to you
  • you have a history of stomach problems, such as heartburn
  • you have glaucoma
  • you have high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis, kidney disease, or asthma
  • you are taking a diuretic
  • you have problems or serious side effects from taking pain relievers or fever reducers.
  • you have a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis
  • you have trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are
  • taking sedatives or tranquilizers, or any other sleep-aid
  • taking any other drug
  • taking any other antihistamines
  • taking aspirin for heart attack or stroke, because ibuprofen may decease this benefit of aspirin
  • under a doctor's care for any continuing medical illness

When using this product
  • drowsiness will occur
  • avoid alcoholic drinks
  • do not drive a motor vehicle or operate machinery
  • 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
  •  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

    • pain gets worse or last more than 10 days

    • sleepnessness persists continuously for more than 2 weeks. Insomnia may be a symptom of a serious underlying medical illness

    • redness or swelling is present in the painful area

    • any new symptoms appear.

If pregnant of 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 right away

Directions
  • do not take more than directed
  • adults and children 12 years and over:
    • take 2 capsules at bedtime
    • do not take more than 2 capsules in 24 hours

Other information
  • each capsule contains: potassium 20 mg
  • read all warnings and directions before use. Keep carton.
  • store at 20° to 25°C (68° to 77° F)
  • avoid high humidity and excessively heat above 40o C (104o F)
  • protect from light.

Inactive Ingredients

FD&C Blue #1, FD&C Red #40, gelatin, pharmaceutical ink, polyethylene glycol, potassium hydroxide, purified water, sorbitan,sorbitol

Questions or comments?

call 1-877-753-3935 Monday- Friday 9AM-5PM EST

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Compare to the active ingredients in Advil® PM LIQUI-GELS®

IBUPROFEN PM SOFTGELS

Solubilized Ibuprofen, 200 mg/

Diphenhydramine HCl, 25 mg

PAIN RELIEVER (NSAID)/ NIGHTTIME SLEEP-AID

Softgels**

(**Liquid Filled Capsules)

†This product is not manufactured or distributed by Pfizer Consumer Healthcare, owner of the registered trademark Advil® PM LIQUI-GELS®

KEEP OUTER CARTON FOR COMPLETE WARNINGS AND PRODUCT INFORMATION.

TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF CARTON IS OPENED OR IF BLISTER UNIT IS TORN, BROKEN OR SHOWS ANY SIGNS OF TAMPERING


Product Label

Ibuprofen PM softgels

IBUPROFEN PM 
ibuprofen and diphenhydramine hcl capsule, liquid filled
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:55315-165
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
IBUPROFEN (IBUPROFEN) IBUPROFEN200 mg
DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE (DIPHENHYDRAMINE) DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE25 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
GELATIN 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
POTASSIUM HYDROXIDE 
WATER 
SORBITAN 
SORBITOL 
Product Characteristics
ColorBLUEScoreno score
ShapeCAPSULESize19mm
FlavorImprint CodeIBUPM
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:55315-165-162 BLISTER PACK (2 BLISTER PACK) in 1 CARTON
18 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED (8 CAPSULE) in 1 BLISTER PACK
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
ANDAANDA09039706/10/2011
Labeler - Freds Inc (005866116)
Registrant - P and L Development of New York Corporation (800014821)

 
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