Health Mart Ibuprofen Pain Reliever Caplets – Ibuprofen
Ibuprofen Pain Reliever Caplets Temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to: headache, muscular aches, minor pain of arthritis, toothache, backache, the common cold, menstrual cramps. The medicine is #1 doctor recommended for pain relief. The pain reliever in Tablets is Ibuprofen, a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that when taken as directed is a safe and effective pain reliever and fever reducer. No other OTC pain reliever has been proven to work faster or stronger. Take more than the recommended dose because it will increase the risk of side effects. To maximize the benefit and reduce risk, it is important to use over-the-counter medicines responsibly according to the label and speak with a doctor or pharmacist if you have any questions
- Temporarily reduces fever.
- Do not take more than directed.
- The smallest effective dose should be used.
- Adults and children 12 years and older: Take 1 caplet every 4 to 6 hours while symptoms persist.
- If pain or fever does not respond to 1 caplet, 2 caplets may be used. Do not exceed 6 caplets in 24 hours unless directed by a doctor.
- Children under 12 years: ask a doctor.
- Read all warnings and directions before use.
- Store Ibuprofen Pain Reliever Caplets at 20-25 degrees C (68-77 degrees F).
- Avoid high humidity and excessive heat above 40 degrees C (104 degrees F).
Each Caplet Contains: Ibuprofen 200 mg (NSAID [Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug])
Colloidal Silicon Dioxide; Corn Starch; Croscarmellose Sodium; Hypromellose; Iron Oxide Red; Iron Oxide Yellow; Microcrystalline Cellulose; Polyethylene Glycol; Polysorbate 80; Stearic Acid; Titanium Dioxide.
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: Ibuprofen Pain Reliever Caplets contains an NSAID, which may cause severe stomach bleeding. The chances are 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 Ibuprofen Pain Reliever Caplets; 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 ibuprofen or any other pain reliever/fever reducer; right before or after heart surgery. Ask a doctor before use if: you have problems or serious side effects from taking pain relievers or fever reducers; the stomach bleeding warning applies to you; 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; or you are taking a diuretic.
Ask The Doctor:
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are: Taking aspirin for heart attack or stroke because ibuprofen may decrease this benefit of aspirin; 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: 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 occur. 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 Ibuprofen Pain Reliever Caplets out of reach of children. In case of overdose get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away (1-800-222-1222). DO NOT USE IF PRINTED SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING.
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