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; have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product; take more or for a longer than directed; take other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDS (aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others). 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 a problem 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, or kidney disease; you are taking a diuretic; you have asthma. 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. 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 or for longer than directed. Stop use and ask a doctor if: you experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding: feel faint; have bloody or black stools; vomit blood; 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 dwelling is present in the painful area; any new symptoms appear. If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. If 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 Center right away.
Temporarily Relieves Minor Aches and Pains Due To: Headache; backache; the common cold; minor pain of arthritis; temporarily reduces fever; toothache; menstrual cramps; muscular aches.