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Ibuprofen PM by CVS Pharmacy

Medically reviewed on Jan 25, 2018

Dosage form: capsule, liquid filled
Ingredients: IBUPROFEN 200mg, DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE 25mg
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy
NDC Code: 69842-165

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (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
  • you have symptoms of heart problem or stroke:
    • chest pain
    • trouble breathing
    • leg swelling
    • slurred speech
    • weakness in one part or side of body
  • pain gets worse or last more than 10 days
  • sleeplessness 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 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 right away.

Directions
  • do not take more than directed
  • adults and childlren 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 excessive heat above 40°C (104°F)
  • protect from light
  • do not chew,crush, or dissolve capsule before swallowing

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 ingredient in Advil® PM LIQUI-GELS®†

Ibuprofen PM

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, distributor Advil® PM Liqui-Gels®.

KEEP OUTER CARTON FOR COMPLETE WARNINGS AND PRODUCT INFORMATION.

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

Distributed by: CVS Pharmacy, Inc.

One CVS Drive, Woonsocket, RI 02895

CVS.com 1-800-SHOP CVS

Product Packaging

CVS HEALTH Ibuprofen PM Softgels

IBUPROFEN PM 
ibuprofen, diphenhydramine hcl capsule, liquid filled
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:69842-165
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
ShapeOVALSize15mm
FlavorImprint CodeIBUPM
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:69842-165-401 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 BOX
140 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
ANDAANDA09039709/30/2016
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)

 
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