Advil tablets: for the temporary relief of minor aches and pains due to the common cold, headache, toothache, muscular aches, backache, minor pain of arthritis, for the pain of menstrual cramps and temporarily reduces fever.
Adults: Take 1 tablet every 4 to 6 hours while symptoms occur. If pain or fever does not respond to 1 tablet, 2 tablets may be used but do not exceed 6 tablets in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor.
Children: Do not give this product to children under 12 except under the advice and supervision of a doctor.
Each tablet contains Ibuprofen 200 mg.
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Do not take for pain for more than 10 days or for fever for more than 3 days unless directed by a doctor. If pain or fever persists or gets worse, if new symptoms occur, or if the painful area is red or swollen, consult a doctor. These could be signs of serious illness. If you are under a doctor's care for any serious condition, consult a doctor before taking this product.
As with aspirin and acetaminophen, if you have any condition which requires you to take prescription drugs or if you have had any problems or serious side effects from taking any non-prescription pain reliever, do not take this product without first discussing it with your doctor.
If you experience any symptoms which are unusual or seem unrelated to the condition for which you took ibuprofen, consult a doctor before taking any more of it. Although ibuprofen is indicated for the same conditions as aspirin and acetaminophen, it should not be taken with them except under a doctor's direction.
Do not combine this product with any other ibuprofen-containing product.
As with any drug, if you are pregnant or nursing a baby, seek the advice of a health professional before using this product. It is especially important not to use ibuprofen during the last 3 months of pregnancy unless specifically directed to do so by a doctor because it may cause problems in the unborn child or complications during delivery. Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children.
In case of accidental overdose, seek professional assistance or contact a poison control center immediately.
Do not take this product if you have had a severe allergic reaction to aspirin, e.g.-- asthma, swelling, shock or hives, because even though this product contains no aspirin or salicylates, cross-reactions may occur in patients allergic to aspirin.
Store at room temperature; avoid excessive heat (40C, 104F).