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ibuprofen (CVS Pharmacy)

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TABLET, CHEWABLE 1 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON (59779-001-62) > 24 TABLET, CHEWABLE in 1 BOTTLE Label Information

Complete ibuprofen Information

  • Active ingredient (in each tablet)

    Ibuprofen 100 mg (NSAID)*

    *nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug


  • Purposes

    Pain reliever/fever reducer


  • Uses

    temporarily:

    • reduces fever
    • relieves minor aches and pains due to the common cold, flu, sore throat, headaches and toothaches

  • 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 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

    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, or kidney disease
    • 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
    • mouth or throat burning may occur; give with food or water
    • 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
    • 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
    • the child does not get any relief within the 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)


  • Directions

    • this product does not contain directions or complete warnings for adult use
    • do not give more than directed
    • find the right dose on chart below. If possible, use weight to dose; otherwise use age.
    • if needed, repeat dose every 6-8 hours
    • do not use more than 4 times a day

    Dosing Chart

    Weight (lb)

    Age (yr)

    Tablets

    under 24

    under 2

    ask a doctor

    24-35

    2-3

    1

    36-47

    4-5

    1 ½

    48-59

    6-8

    2

    60-71

    9-10

    2 ½

    72-95

    11

    3


  • Other information

    • phenylketonurics: contains phenylalanine 6 mg per tablet
    • do not use if printed seal under cap is broken or missing
    • store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)
    • see end panel for lot number and expiration date

  • Inactive ingredients

    acesulfame potassium, ammonium glycerrhizin, aspartame, carnauba wax, croscarmellose sodium, FD&C yellow no. 6 aluminum lake, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, mannitol, natural and artificial flavors, prosweet, silicon dioxide, sodium lauryl sulfate, soybean oil, succinic acid


  • Questions or comments?

    1-800-719-9260


  • Principal Display Panel

    Compare to the active ingredient in Motrin® Junior Strength

    Chewable Tablets

    For ages 2 – 11

    Junior Strength

    Ibuprofen TABLETS, 100 mg

    LASTS UP TO 8 HOURS

    Pain reliever; Fever reducer

    (NSAID)

    24 CHEWABLE TABLETS

    Actual Size

    Orange Flavor

    Ibuprofen Tablets Image 1
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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    IBUPROFEN 
    ibuprofen tablet, chewable
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:59779-001
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    IBUPROFEN (UNII: WK2XYI10QM) (IBUPROFEN - UNII:WK2XYI10QM) IBUPROFEN 100 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    ASPARTAME (UNII: Z0H242BBR1)  
    CARNAUBA WAX (UNII: R12CBM0EIZ)  
    CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM (UNII: M28OL1HH48)  
    HYPROMELLOSES (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    MANNITOL (UNII: 3OWL53L36A)  
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE (UNII: 368GB5141J)  
    SOYBEAN OIL (UNII: 241ATL177A)  
    SUCCINIC ACID (UNII: AB6MNQ6J6L)  
    ACESULFAME POTASSIUM (UNII: 23OV73Q5G9)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color ORANGE Score 2 pieces
    Shape ROUND Size 13mm
    Flavor ORANGE Imprint Code L461
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:59779-001-62 1 in 1 CARTON
    1 24 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    ANDA ANDA076359 05/07/2004
    Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)