Ibuprofen Softgels: Package Insert and Label Information
IBUPROFEN SOFTGELS- ibuprofen capsule, liquid filled
Selder, S.A. de C.V.
Solubilized ibuprofen equal to 200mg ibuprofen (NSAID)**
(present as the free acid and potassium salt)
**nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug
Pain reliever/fever reducer
temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to:
■ menstrual cramps
■ the common cold
■ muscular aches
■ minor pain of arthritis
■ temporarily reduces fever
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 a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), which may cause severe stomach bleeding.
The chances are 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.
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, liver cirrhosis, or kidney disease
■ you have asthma
■ you are taking a diuretic
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
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 problems or stroke:
- chest pain
- trouble breathing
- weakness in one part or side of 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
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 complications during delivery.
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.
Keep out of reach of children
In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) right away.
- do not take more than directed
- the smallest effective dose should be used
- Adults and children 12 years and older: take 1 softgel every 4 to 6 hours while symptoms persist
- if pain or fever does not respond to 1 softgel, 2 softgels may be used
- do not exceed 6 softgels in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor
- Children under 12 years: ask a doctor
ammonium hydroxide, FD&C green #3 aluminum lake, gelatin, iron oxide black, medium chain triglycerides, polyethylene glycol, propylene glycol, potassium hydroxide, purified water, shellac, sorbitol sorbitan, sorbitan monooleate
Package/Label Principal Display Panel
XL-DOL ibuprofen 200mg
ibuprofen 200 mg capsule, liquid filled
|Labeler — Selder, S.A. de C.V. (824413629)|
Revised: 12/2018 Selder, S.A. de C.V.
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