CVS Children's Ibuprofen Oral Suspension Bubble Gum Flavor
For ages 2 to 11. Oral suspension. 100 mg per 5 ml (teaspoonful). Pain reliever, fever reducer (NSAID). CVS Pharmacist recommended. Lasts up to 8 hours. Alcohol-free.
Active Ingredient (In Each 5 ml Teaspoonful): Ibuprofen (100 mg) (NSAID). Inactive Ingredients: Butylparaben, Citric Acid, Corn Syrup, FD&C Red No 40, Flavor, Glycerin, Hypromellose, Polysorbate 80, Propylene Glycol, Purified Water, Sodium Benzoate, Sorbitol, Xanthan Gum.
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. Dosing Chart: Under 2 years: call a doctor; Weight (lb): 24-35, Age (yrs): 2-3, Dose (Teaspoonful): 1 tsp. Weight (lb): 36-47, Age (yrs): 4-5, Dose (Teaspoonful): 1.5; Weight (lb): 48-59, Age (yrs): 6-8, Dose (Teaspoonful): 2; Weight (lb): 60-71, Age (yrs): 9-10, Dose (Teaspoonful): 2.5; Weight (lb): 72-95, Age (yrs): 11, Dose (Teaspoonful): 3. Store at 68-77 degrees F.
Allergy Alert: Ibuprofen may cause a severe allergic reaction, especially in people allergic to aspirin. Symptoms may include: hives, asthma (wheezing), skin reddening, facial swelling, shock, 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 steroid drug; takes other drugs containing an NSAID (aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others); takes more or for a longer time than directed. 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 non prescription); taking a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid 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. Do not use if printed neckband is broken or missing.