Advil Liquigels IBUPROFEN

Get an overview of ADVIL LIQUIGELS (ibuprofen capsule, liquid filled), including its generic name, formulation (i.e. pill, oral solution, injection, inhaled medicine) and why it’s used. The medication in Advil Liquigels can be sold under different names.

Refer to the “Also Known As” section to reference different products that include the same medication as Advil Liquigels.

Drug Basics

Brand Name: Advil Liquigels

Generic Name: IBUPROFEN

Drug Type: HUMAN OTC DRUG

Route: ORAL

Dosage Form: CAPSULE, LIQUID FILLED

Data Current As Of: 2019-12-09

drug facts

active ingredient (in each capsule)

Solubilized Ibuprofen equal to 200 mg ibuprofen (NSAID)*

(present as the free acid and potassium salt)

*nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

purpose

Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer

uses

temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to:
headache toothache backache  the common cold muscular aches minor pain of arthritis  menstrual cramps
temporarily reduces fever

directions

do not take more than directed
the smallest effective dose should be used
adults and children 12 years and over: take 1 capsule every 4 to 6 hours while symptoms persist
if pain or fever does not respond to 1 capsule, 2 capsules may be used
do not exceed 6 capsules in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor
children under 12 years: ask a doctor

other information

each capsule contains: potassium 20 mg

 read all warnings and directions before use. Keep carton.
store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)
avoid excessive heat above 40°C (104°F)

inactive ingredients

coconut oil, FD&C green no. 3, gelatinm lecithin (soyabean), pharmaceutical ink, polyethylene glycol, potassium hydroxide, purified water, sorbitan, sorbitol

questions or comments?

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