Advil Description from Advil
Ibuprofen Tablets, 200mg
Pain Reliever/ Fever Reducer (NSAID)
Active ingredient (in each tablet): Ibuprofen 200mg (NSAID), Pain reliever/ Fever reducer
Inactive ingredients: acetylated monoglycerides, colloidal silicon dioxide, corn starch, croscarmellose sodium, methylparaben, microcrystalline cellulose, pharmaceutical glaze, pharmacertical ink, povidone, pregelatinized starch, propylparaben, sodium benzoate, sodium lauryl sulfate, stearic acid, sucrose, synthetic iron oxide, titanium dioxide, white wax.
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 doctor
children under 12 years: ask a doctor
Ibuprofen may cause a severe allergic reaction, especially in people allergic to aspirin.
Symptoms may include:
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 60 years of age 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 a day while using this product
take more or for a longer time than directed.