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Ibuprofen (COSTCO WHOLESALE CORPORATION)

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TABLET, FILM COATED 500 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC (63981-291-14) Label Information

Complete Ibuprofen Information

  • Active ingredient (in each brown tablet)

    Ibuprofen USP, 200 mg (NSAID)*
    *nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug


  • Purpose

    Pain reliever/fever reducer


  • Uses

    • temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to:
    • backache
    • menstrual cramps
    • toothache
    • headache
    • 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:

    • facial swelling
    • shock
    • asthma (wheezing)
    • skin reddening
    • hives
    • blisters
    • rash

    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:

    • take more or for a longer time than directed
    • are age 60 or older
    • take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
    • take other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs [aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others]
    • have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
    • have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product

    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 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
    • you have problems or serious side effects from taking pain relievers or fever reducers

    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
    • have bloody or black stools
    • vomit blood
    • have stomach pain that does not get better
    • you have symptoms of heart problems or stroke
    • chest pain
    • slurred speech
    • leg swelling
    • trouble breathing
    • weakness in one part or side of body
    • 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 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 (1-800-222-1222) 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 tablet every 4 to 6 hours while symptoms persist
    • if pain or fever does not respond to 1 tablet, 2 tablets may be used
    • do not exceed 6 tablets in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor
    • children under 12 years: ask a doctor

  • Other information

    • use by expiration date on package
    • store between 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)
    • avoid excessive heat 40°C (104°F)

  • Inactive ingredients

    carnauba wax, colloidal silicon dioxide, corn starch, hypromellose, lactose anhydrous, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polydextrose, polyethylene glycol, red iron oxide, sodium starch glycolate, stearic acid, titanium dioxide


  • Questions or comments?

    Call 1-800-426-9391 8:30 AM-4:00 PM ET, Monday-Friday


  • Principal Display Panel

    KIRKLAND
    Signatureâ„¢

    COMPARE TO
    ADVIL®
    active ingredient**

    NDC 63981-291-14
    ITM. / ART. 808082

    IBUPROFEN
    Tablets USP, 200 mg

    Pain Reliever/
    Fever Reducer
    (NSAID)

    Actual Size

    500
    Tablets

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

    **This product is not manufactured or distributed
    by Wyeth Consumer Healthcare, owner of the
    registered trademark Advil® Tablets.

    This product does not contain gluten.

    Manufactured by: LNK INTERNATIONAL, INC.
    60 Arkay Drive, Hauppauge, NY 11788 USA
    For: Costco Wholesale Corporation
    P.O. Box 34535, Seattle, WA 98124-1535 USA
    1-800-774-2678       www.costco.com        13V1143a
    50844    REV1116B29114

    Kirkland 44-291

    Kirkland 44-291


  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    IBUPROFEN 
    ibuprofen tablet, film coated
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:63981-291
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    IBUPROFEN (UNII: WK2XYI10QM) (IBUPROFEN - UNII:WK2XYI10QM) IBUPROFEN 200 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    CARNAUBA WAX (UNII: R12CBM0EIZ)  
    STARCH, CORN (UNII: O8232NY3SJ)  
    ANHYDROUS LACTOSE (UNII: 3SY5LH9PMK)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    POLYDEXTROSE (UNII: VH2XOU12IE)  
    STEARIC ACID (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)  
    TITANIUM DIOXIDE (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    HYPROMELLOSE, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    FERRIC OXIDE RED (UNII: 1K09F3G675)  
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color BROWN Score no score
    Shape ROUND Size 10mm
    Flavor Imprint Code 44;291
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:63981-291-14 500 in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC; Type 0: Not a Combination Product 05/24/1988
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    ANDA ANDA075010 05/24/1988
    Labeler - COSTCO WHOLESALE CORPORATION (103391843)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 038154464 PACK(63981-291)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 832867894 MANUFACTURE(63981-291)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 832867837 PACK(63981-291)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 868734088 PACK(63981-291)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 967626305 PACK(63981-291)