CVS Junior Strength Ibuprofen 100 mg Tablets Grape
Pain reliever/fever reducer (NSAID) for ages 2-11. Chewable tablets. Lasts up to 8 hours. CVS pharmacist recommended.
Active Ingredient (in each Tablet): Ibuprofen (100 mg).
Inactive Ingredients: acesulfame potassium, ammonium glycyrrhizin, aspartame, carnauba wax, croscarmellose sodium, D&C red no. 27 aluminum lake, FD&C blue no. 1 aluminum lake, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, mannitol, natural and artificial flavors, prosweet, silicon dioxide, sodium lauryl sulfate, soybean oil, succinic acid.
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); find the right dose on chart below. If possible, use weight to dose. Otherwise use age. If needed, repeat dose every 6-8 hours. Do not use more than 4 times a day. Dosing chart: Weight (lb): under 24, Age (yr): under 2, Tablets: ask a doctor; Weight (lb): 24-35, Age (yr): 2-3 Tablets: 1; Weight (lb): 36-47, Age (yr): 4-5 Tablets: 1-1/2; Weight (lb): 48-59, Age (yr): 6-8 Tablets: 2; Weight (lb): 60-71, Age (yr): 9-10 Tablets: 2-1/2; Weight (lb): 72-95, Age (yr): 11 Tablets: 3. Store at 68-77 degrees F (20-25 degrees C).
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 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 nonprescription); 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 mouth or throat burning may occur; give with food or water; take 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. Phenylketonurics: Contains phenylalanine 6 mg per tablet. Do not use if printed foil under cap is broken or missing. Important: Read all product information before using. Keep this box for important information. This product is for children only.