What is Ibuprofen?

IBU tablets are used to relieve the symptoms of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. IBU tablets are also used to relieve pain that is considered mild to moderate, and to treat primary dysmenorrhea (painful menstruation/period). ...

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What diseases and conditions are treated by Ibuprofen?

Some conditions and diseases that may be treated by Ibuprofen include:

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What conditions and diseases is Ibuprofen used for the treatment or management of?

Ibuprofen is a prescription drug that is approved by the FDA (USA) for use in the treatment, prevention, or management of the certain medical conditions and diseases, including:

  • In Pediatric Patients, Ibuprofen Oral Suspension is indicated
  • In Adults, Ibuprofen Oral Suspension is indicated
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What are the active ingredients of Ibuprofen?

The active ingredients in Ibuprofen include:

  • Ibuprofen

What class of drug is Ibuprofen?

Ibuprofen belongs to the class of drugs:

Drugs with this Active Ingredient

The drugs that contain this as an active ingredient include:

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Available Forms

The available forms from suppliers in the USA include:

  • Tablets
  • Suspension


Tablet forms from suppliers in the USA:


This product comes in different forms from different suppliers in the USA:

Ibuprofen Information Guide

Generic Name of Ibuprofen:
Availability of Ibuprofen:
Prescription Drug

Ibuprofen is a prescription drug that belongs to the pharmacologic class of Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drug.

Related Disease Topics

Disease articles related to Ibuprofen include:

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How is the dosage of Ibuprofen calculated?

Only a health professional is qualified to work out the dosage of Ibuprofen. The dosage needs to be determined depending on a variety of factors including:

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Drugs may have a number of warnings associated with their use. What are the warnings regarding the use of Ibuprofen?

Some of the warnings are below. Any use of Ibuprofen needs to heed warnings surrounding the following:

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What precautions need to be taken when considering the use of Ibuprofen?

Some of the precautions need to be noted when considering Ibuprofen for use in particular situations such as the following:

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Would taking Ibuprofen interfere with other drugs or medications I may be taking?

Some of the interactions are listed below. Ibuprofen may interact with the following so this needs to be taken into consideration when considering the use of this drug:

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What are the possible side-effects (adverse effects or unintended effects) of taking Ibuprofen?

Some of the possible side-effects or adverse reactions may include effects such as:

  • Incidence Greater Than 1
  • (but less than 3%)
  • Probable Causal Relationship
  • Precise Incidence Unknown
  • (but less than 1%)
  • Probable Causal ...
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What are the inactive ingredients in Ibuprofen?

The inactive ingredients contained in Ibuprofen are:

  • Carnauba wax
  • Silicon Dioxide
  • Croscarmellose sodium
  • Hypromellose
  • Magnesium stearate
  • Cellulose, microcrystalline
  • Polydextrose
  • Polyethylene glycol
  • Titanium Dioxide
  • Polysorbate 80

Product Formulation Information: Ibuprofen

Company that labels Ibuprofen:
Pharmaceutical Associates, Inc.
Strength of Ibuprofen:
100 mg/5mL
Form of Ibuprofen:
How is Ibuprofen taken?
Oral (by mouth)
Date that Ibuprofen is effective:
23rd September, 2004


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