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Advil Liqui-Gels

Package insert / prescribing information
Generic name: ibuprofen
Dosage form: capsule, liquid filled
Drug class: Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs

Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Sep 1, 2021.

Active ingredient (in each capsule)

Solubilized ibuprofen equal to 200 mg ibuprofen (NSAID)*

(present as the free acid and potassium salt)

*nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

Purpose

Pain reliever/Fever reducer

Uses

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

are age 60 or older
have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
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 problems or serious side effects from taking pain relievers or fever reducers
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

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
vomit blood
have bloody or black stools
have stomach pain that does not get better
you have symptoms of heart problems or stroke:
chest pain
trouble breathing
weakness in one part or side of body
slurred speech
leg swelling
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 at 20 weeks or later in 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
the smallest effective dose should be used
adults and children 12 years and over: take 1 capsule every 4 to 6 hours while symptoms persist
if pain or fever does not respond to 1 capsule, 2 capsules may be used
do not exceed 6 capsules in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor
children under 12 years: ask a doctor

Other information

each capsule contains: potassium 20 mg
read all warnings and directions before use. Keep carton.
store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)
avoid excessive heat above 40°C (104°F)

Inactive ingredients

Advil Liqui-Gels

FD&C green no. 3, gelatin, lecithin (soybean), medium-chain triglycerides, pharmaceutical ink, polyethylene glycol, potassium hydroxide, purified water, sorbitol sorbitan solution

Advil Liqui-Gels Minis

FD&C green no. 3, gelatin, medium-chain triglycerides, pharmaceutical ink, polyethylene glycol, potassium hydroxide, purified water, sorbitol sorbitan solution

Questions or comments?

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PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

0573-0169-20

Advil®
LIQUI•GELS®

Solubilized Ibuprofen Capsules, 200 mg
Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer (NSAID)

20
Liquid Filled
Capsules

000068421 Front Carton

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 160 Capsule Bottle Label

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ARTHRITIS CAP

Arthritis Foundation
Ease of
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THIS PACKAGE FOR HOUSEHOLDS WITHOUT YOUNG CHILDREN

Advil®
LIQUI•GELS®

Solubilized Ibuprofen Capsules, 200 mg
Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer (NSAID)

160
Liquid Filled
Capsules

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

0573-1769-20

Smaller
Capsule

Same
Strength*

Advil®
LIQUI•GELS®

minis

Solubilized Ibuprofen Capsules, 200 mg
Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer (NSAID)

20
Liquid Filled
Capsules

000068424 Front Carton

ADVIL
ibuprofen capsule, liquid filled
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:0573-0169
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
IBUPROFEN (IBUPROFEN) IBUPROFEN 200 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
FD&C GREEN NO. 3
GELATIN, UNSPECIFIED
LECITHIN, SOYBEAN
MEDIUM-CHAIN TRIGLYCERIDES
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED
POTASSIUM HYDROXIDE
WATER
SORBITAN
SORBITOL
Product Characteristics
Color GREEN (Transparent green to blue green) Score no score
Shape CAPSULE (oblong softgel) Size 20mm
Flavor Imprint Code Advil
Contains
Packaging
# Item Code Package Description
1 NDC:0573-0169-17 3000 POUCH in 1 CASE
1 2 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 POUCH
2 NDC:0573-0169-02 50 POUCH in 1 BOX
2 2 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 POUCH
3 NDC:0573-0169-19 1 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON
3 4 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BLISTER PACK
4 NDC:0573-0169-20 1 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
4 20 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
5 NDC:0573-0169-40 1 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
5 80 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
6 NDC:0573-0169-11 1 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
6 120 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
7 NDC:0573-0169-89 1 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
7 160 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
8 NDC:0573-0169-30 1 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
8 40 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
9 NDC:0573-0169-31 1 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
9 60 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
10 NDC:0573-0169-86 1 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
10 100 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
11 NDC:0573-0169-51 1 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
11 180 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
12 NDC:0573-0169-43 1 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
12 120 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
13 NDC:0573-0169-49 200 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
14 NDC:0573-0169-52 1 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
14 200 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
15 NDC:0573-0169-08 2 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
15 120 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
16 NDC:0573-0169-22 1 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
16 30 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
17 NDC:0573-0169-13 240 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
18 NDC:0573-0169-76 1 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
18 160 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
NDA NDA020402 04/10/1995
ADVIL
ibuprofen capsule, liquid filled
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:0573-0149
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
IBUPROFEN (IBUPROFEN) IBUPROFEN 200 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
FD&C GREEN NO. 3
GELATIN, UNSPECIFIED
LECITHIN, SOYBEAN
MEDIUM-CHAIN TRIGLYCERIDES
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED
POTASSIUM HYDROXIDE
WATER
SORBITAN
SORBITOL
Product Characteristics
Color GREEN (Transparent green to blue green) Score no score
Shape CAPSULE (oblong softgel) Size 20mm
Flavor Imprint Code Advil
Contains
Packaging
# Item Code Package Description
1 NDC:0573-0149-13 1 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
1 80 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
2 NDC:0573-0149-04 2 PACKET in 1 BLISTER PACK
2 2 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 PACKET
3 NDC:0573-0149-66 160 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
4 NDC:0573-0149-91 180 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
NDA NDA020402 04/10/1995
ADVIL
ibuprofen capsule, liquid filled
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:0573-1769
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
IBUPROFEN (IBUPROFEN) IBUPROFEN 200 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
FD&C GREEN NO. 3
GELATIN, UNSPECIFIED
MEDIUM-CHAIN TRIGLYCERIDES
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED
POTASSIUM HYDROXIDE
WATER
SORBITOL
SORBITAN
Product Characteristics
Color GREEN (transparent green to blue green) Score no score
Shape CAPSULE (oblong softgel) Size 13mm
Flavor Imprint Code Advil
Contains
Packaging
# Item Code Package Description
1 NDC:0573-1769-20 1 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
1 20 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
2 NDC:0573-1769-80 1 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
2 80 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
3 NDC:0573-1769-89 1 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
3 160 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
4 NDC:0573-1769-14 240 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
5 NDC:0573-1769-13 200 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 BOTTLE
6 NDC:0573-1769-09 1 VIAL in 1 BLISTER PACK
6 8 CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED in 1 VIAL
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
NDA NDA020402 03/08/2017
Labeler - GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare Holdings (US) LLC (079944263)
Establishment
Name Address ID/FEI Operations
Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Company 829390975 ANALYSIS(0573-0149, 0573-0169, 0573-1769), LABEL(0573-0149, 0573-0169, 0573-1769), MANUFACTURE(0573-0149, 0573-0169, 0573-1769), PACK(0573-0149, 0573-0169, 0573-1769)
GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare Holdings (US) LLC

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