CVS Children's Ibuprofen Oral Suspension Berry Flavor
Temporarily: relieves minor aches and pains due to the common cold, flu, sore throat, headaches and toothaches; reduces fever. For ages 2 to 11. Lasts up to 8 hours. Alcohol-free.
Per 5 mL Teaspoonful: Ibuprofen 100 mg (NSAID) (Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug)
This product does not contain directions or complete warnings for adult use. Do not give more than directed. Do not give longer than 10 days, unless directed by a doctor (see Warnings). Shake well before using. Find the right dose on chart below. If possible, use weight to dose; otherwise use age. Use only with enclosed measuring cup. If needed, repeat dose every 6-8 hours. Do not use more than 4 times a day. Replace original bottle cap to maintain child resistance. Wash dosage cup after each use. Under 2 years: call a doctor. 24-35 lbs, 2-3 years: 1 tsp. 36-47 lbs, 4-5 years: 1-1/2 tsp. 48-59 lbs, 6-8 years: 2 tsp. 60-71 lbs, 9-10 years: 2-1/2 tsp. 72-95 lbs, 11 years: 3 tsp. Important: Read all product information before using. Keep this box for important information. This product is intended for use in children. Questions? If you have questions of a medical nature, please contact your pharmacist, doctor or health care professional.
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 a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), which may cause stomach bleeding. The chance is higher if the child: has had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems; takes a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steriod drug; takes other drugs containing an NSAID (aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others). Sore throat warning: 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 doctor. Do not use: 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 before use if the child has: problems or serious side effects from taking pain relievers or fever reducers; stomach problems that last or come back, such as heartburn, upset stomach, or stomach pain; ulcers; bleeding problems; not been drinking fluids; lost a lot of fluid due to vomiting or diarrhea; high blood pressure; heart or kidney disease; taken a diuretic. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if the child is: taking any other drug containing an NSAID (prescription or nonprescription); taking a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steriod drug; under a doctor's care for any serious condition; taking any other drug. When using this product: give with food or milk if stomach upset occurs; long term continuous use may increase the risk of heart attack or stroke. Stop use and ask a doctor if: the child feels faint, vomits blood, or has bloody or black stools. These are signs of stomach bleeding; stomach pain or upset gets worse or lasts; 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. Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.