Active ingredient A list of the active, medicinal ingredients in the drug product.
Active ingredient (in each tablet) Ibuprofen 200 mg (NSAID)* * nonstreoidal anti-inflammatory drug
Dosage and administration Information about the drug product’s dosage and administration recommendations, including starting dose, dose range, titration regimens, and any other clinically sigificant information that affects dosing recommendations.
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
Inactive ingredient A list of inactive, non-medicinal ingredients in a drug product.
Inactive ingredients colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, iron oxide red, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol, pregelatinized starch, talc, titanium dioxide
Indications and usage A statement of each of the drug products indications for use, such as for the treatment, prevention, mitigation, cure, or diagnosis of a disease or condition, or of a manifestation of a recognized disease or condition, or for the relief of symptoms associated with a recognized disease or condition. This field may also describe any relevant limitations of use.
Uses temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to: o headache o toothache o backache o menstrual cramps o the common cold o muscular aches o minor pain of arthritis temporarily reduces fever
Purpose Information about the drug product’s indications for use.
Purpose Pain reliever / Fever reducer
Spl product data elements Usually a list of ingredients in a drug product.
Ibuprofen Ibuprofen TITANIUM DIOXIDE CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM MAGNESIUM STEARATE POLYVINYL ALCOHOL, UNSPECIFIED TALC IBUPROFEN IBUPROFEN SILICON DIOXIDE FERRIC OXIDE RED STARCH, CORN MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED Biconvex 114 IBUPROFEN IBUPROFEN MAGNESIUM STEARATE CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED POLYVINYL ALCOHOL STARCH, PREGELATINIZED CORN TALC TITANIUM DIOXIDE IBUPROFEN IBUPROFEN SILICON DIOXIDE CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM FERRIC OXIDE RED 114 IBUPROFEN IBUPFROFEN SILICON DIOXIDE CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM FERRIC OXIDE RED MAGNESIUM STEARATE CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED TITANIUM DIOXIDE POLYVINYL ALCOHOL STARCH, PREGELATINIZED CORN TALC IBUPROFEN IBUPROFEN 117
Package label principal display panel The content of the principal display panel of the product package, usually including the product’s name, dosage forms, and other key information about the drug product.
Ibu 100ct caplet Ibu 500ct caplet
Spl unclassified section Information not classified as belonging to one of the other fields. Approximately 40% of labeling with effective_time between June 2009 and August 2014 have information in this field.
OTHER INFORMATION Other information read all warnings and directions before use store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)
Ask doctor Information about when a doctor should be consulted about existing conditions or sumptoms before using the drug product, including all warnings for persons with certain preexisting conditions (excluding pregnancy) and all warnings for persons experiencing certain symptoms. The warnings under this heading are those intended only for situations in which consumers should not use the product until a doctor is consulted.
Ask a doctor before use if • stomach bleeding warning applies to you • you have problems or serious side effects from taking pain relievers or fever reducers • 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
Ask doctor or pharmacist Information about when a doctor or pharmacist should be consulted about drug/drug or drug/food interactions before using a drug product.
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
Do not use Information about all contraindications for use. These contraindications are absolute and are intended for situations in which consumers should not use the product unless a prior diagnosis has been established by a doctor or for situations in which certain consumers should not use the product under any circumstances regardless of whether a doctor or health professional is consulted.
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
Keep out of reach of children Information pertaining to whether the product should be kept out of the reach of children, and instructions about what to do in the case of accidental contact or ingestion, if appropriate.
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).
Questions A telephone number of a source to answer questions about a drug product. Sometimes available days and times are also noted.
Questions or comments? call 1-877-290-4008
Stop use Information about when use of the drug product should be discontinued immediately and a doctor consulted. Includes information about any signs of toxicity or other reactions that would necessitate immediately discontinuing use of the product.
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 problem or stroke: chest pain trouble breathing weakness in one part or side of the 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 appear
When using Information about side effects that people may experience, and the substances (e.g. alcohol) or activities (e.g. operating machinery, driving a car) to avoid while using the drug product.
When using this product take with food or milk if stomach upset occurs
Pregnancy or breast feeding Pregnancy or Breast feeding
If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. It is especially important not to use ibuprofen at 20 weeks or later in pregnancy unless definitely directed to do so by a doctor because it may cause problems in the unborn child or complications during delivery.
Warnings Information about serious adverse reactions and potential safety hazards, including limitations in use imposed by those hazards and steps that should be taken if they occur.
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 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 this product 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.