IMPORTANT: READ ALL PRODUCT INFORMATION BEFORE USING KEEP THIS BOX FOR IMPORTANT INFORMATION. THIS PRODUCT IS INTENDED FOR USE IN CHILDREN.
Ibuprofen may cause a severe allergic reaction, especially in people allergic to aspirin. Symptoms may include:
- Facial swelling
- Asthma (wheezing)
- Skin reddening
If an allergic reaction occurs, stop use and seek medical help right away.
Stomach bleeding warning:
This product contains an NSAID, which may cause stomach bleeding. The chance is higher if the child:
Sore throat warning:
- Has had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
- Takes a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
- Takes other drugs containing an NSAID (aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others)
- Takes more or for a longer time than directed
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 a doctor.
Do not use
Ask a doctor before use if
- 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 or pharmacist before use if the child is
- 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
When using this product
- Under a doctor's care for any serious condition
- Taking any other drug
Stop use and ask a doctor if
- Give 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
Keep out of reach of children.
- 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 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
In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. (1-800-222-1222).
Temporarily: Relieves minor aches and pains due to the common cold, flu, sore throat, headache and toothache. Reduces fever.