|Active ingredient (in each tablet)||Purpose|
|Ibuprofen 200 mg (provided as ibuprofen sodium 256 mg) (NSAID)* *nonseroidal anti-inflammatory drug||Pain reliever/Fever reducer|
∎ temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to:
∎headache ∎toothache ∎backache
∎menstural cramps ∎the common cold
∎muscular aches ∎minor pain of arthritis
∎ temporarily reduces fever
Allergy alert: Ibuprofen may casue a severe allergic reaction, especially in people allergic to asprin. 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 age 60 or older ∎ have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems ∎take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steriod 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 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 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, lover cirrhosis, idney disease, or asthma ∎you are taking a diuretic
Aske 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 ∎the risk of heart attack or stroke may increase if you use more than directed for longer than directed
Stop use and ask doctor if ∎you experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding: ∎feel faint ∎vomit blood ∎gave bloody or black stools ∎have stomach pain that does not get better
∎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 comoplications during delivery.
Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
∎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 whle 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
∎each tablet contains: sodium 22 mg ∎read all warnings and directions before use. Keep carton. ∎store at 20-25°C (68-77°F) ∎avoid excessive heat above 40°C (104°F)
acesulfame potassium, caramel color, carnuba wax, colloidal silicon dioxide, copovidone, ferric oxide, hypromellose, mannitol, medium-chain triglycerides, microcrystalline cellulose, natural and artificial flavor, pharmaceutical ink, polyethylene glycol, propylene glycol, sodium lauryl sulfate, sucralose, titanium dioxide
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Temporarily relieves pain associated with headache, toothache, backache, menstrual cramps and more
200 mg ibuprofen (NSAID)
Advil® Film-Coated tablets are designed for fast pain relief; Advil goes to work in minutes on tough pain. Its Rapid Release Formula dissolves quickly and absorbs fast to stop pain before it gets worse. In fact, nothing is proven to work faster. Use fast acting Advil® Film-Coated tablets for headaches, muscle aches, back pain, menstrual cramps, toothaches, and aches and pains associated with the common cold.
Shipping Weight: .25 lbs
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Q: What is the active ingredient?
A: The active ingredient in Advil tablets is 200 mg ibuprofen.
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