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Infants Ibuprofen by CVS Pharmacy

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Nov 5, 2019.

Dosage form: suspension
Ingredients: IBUPROFEN 50mg in 1.25mL
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy
NDC Code: 59779-925

Ibuprofen Oral Suspension, USP

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

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 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
  • take with food or milk if stomach upset occurs

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
  • 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).

  • 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.
  • mL = milliliter
  • 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 to 8 hours
  • do not use more than 4 times a day
Dosing Chart

Weight (lb)

Age (mos)Dose (mL)
under 6 mosask a doctor
12 to 17 lbs6 to 11 mos1.25 mL
18 to 23 lbs12 to 23 mos1.875 mL

Other information
  • store between 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F)
  • do not use if plastic bottle wrap imprinted “sealed for your protection” is broken or missing

Inactive ingredients

carboxymethylcellulose sodium, citric acid anhydrous, glycerin, microcrystalline cellulose, 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

Oral Suspension, USP 

For Ages 6 Mos. to 23 Mos. 


Concentrated Ibuprofen
Oral Suspension, USP (NSAID)
50 mg per 1.25 mL 

Pain Reliever; Fever Reducer
Alcohol free 


Use only with enclosed syringe

Berry Flavor

0.5 FL OZ (15 mL)

ibuprofen suspension
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-925
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:59779-925-231 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
115 mL in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:59779-925-241 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
230 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)
Registrant - Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc. (001627975)

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