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Advil Caplets, Advil Tablets, Advil Liqui-Gels, Advil Gel Caplets (Wyeth)
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Active Ingredient: Each tablet, caplet, gel caplet, or liquigel capsule contains Ibuprofen 200 mg
Uses: temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to the common cold, headache, toothache, muscular aches, backache, minor pain of arthritis, menstrual cramps; and temporarily reduces fever.
Allergy alert: ibuprofen may cause a severe allergic reaction which may include:
Stomach bleeding warning: Taking more than recommended may cause stomach bleeding.
Alcohol warning: if you consume 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day, ask your doctor whether you should take ibuprofen or other pain relievers/fever reducers. Ibuprofen may cause stomach bleeding.
Do not use if you have ever had an allergic reaction to any other pain reliever/fever reducer
Ask a doctor before use if you have
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are
When using this product take with food or milk if stomach upset occurs
Stop use and ask a doctor if
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.
Dosage and Administration:
Directions --Do not take more than directed
Adults and children 12 years and over:
Children under 12 years: ask a doctor
Tablets and Caplets : acetylated monoglyceride, beeswax and/or carnauba wax, croscarmellose sodium, iron oxides, lecithin, methylparaben, microcrystalline cellulose, pharmaceutical glaze, povidone, propylparaben, silicon dioxide, simethicone, sodium benzoate, sodium lauryl sulfate, starch, stearic acid, sucrose, titanium dioxide.
Gel Caplets : croscarmellose sodium, FD&C red no. 40, FD&C yellow no. 6, gelatin, glycerin, hypromellose, iron oxides, medium chain triglycerides, pharmaceutical ink, propyl gallate, silicon dioxide, sodium lauryl sulfate, starch, stearic acid, titanium dioxide, triacetin
Liqui-Gels : FD&C green no. 3, gelatin, light mineral oil, pharmaceutical ink, polyethylene glycol, potassium hydroxide, purified water, sorbitan, sorbitol.
Coated tablets in a 10 ct. vial and bottles of 24, 50, 100, 165 (non-child resistant), and 225. Coated caplets in bottles of 24, 50, 100, 165 (non-child resistant), and 225.
Gel caplets in bottles of 24, 50, 100, 165 (non-child resistant) and 225.
Liqui-Gels in bottles of 20, 40, 80, 135 (non-child resistant) and 180.