What Ibuprofen Tablets do:
This tablet is used to relieve rheumatic and muscular pain, pain of some arthritic conditions, backache, neuraigia, migraine, headache, dental pain, period pains, feverishness and the symptoms of cold and flu.
Check befor Taking:
Do not take if you:
Have an active of history of recurrent peptic ulcers(more than two), are over six months pregnant
Are already taking aspirin at doses of above 75mg daily or taking any other NSAID
Have severe liver, kidney of heart problems
Have a history of gastro intestinal bleeding or perforation related to the use of NSAID’S
Take special care and tell you doctor if you:
Suffering from systemic lupus erythematosus a condition of the immune system affecting connective tissue resulting in joint pain, skin change and disorders of other organs.
Have inflammatory bowel disease (e.g. Crohns diseases, Ulcerative colitis ) as it could get worse.
Have kidney problems as these can get worse
Have a history of asthma of allergies
How to Taking:
This tablets in only for short term use. Do not take this tablets for longer than 10 days. Take the lowest dose for the shortest time necessary to relieve your symptoms, if symptoms persist or worsen consult you doctor.
Dosage in adults, the elderly and children over 12 years: take 1 tablet every 4 to 8 hours. Do not take more than 3 tablets in 24 hours.
Take the tablet with food and swallow whole with a drink of water.
Do not give these tablets to children under 12 years old expect on the advice of a doctor.
Seek medical attention IMMEDIATELY if you accidentally take too many tablets.
If you miss a dose, do not take a double dose to make up for the missed dose.
Possible Side Effects:
This tablets can cause side effects. These can be minimized by taking the smallest possible dosage.
Serious side effects
If you suffer from any of below, at any time during your treatment STOP TAKING the medicine and seek medical help. Pass blood in your face(stools and motions). Pass black tarry stools
Vomit any blood or dark particles that look like coffee grounds.
Breathing difficulties such as shortness of breath and wheezing that may lead to dizziness
Swelling of the face, tongue or throat.
Other side effects
Uncommon reaction; Stomach pain or indigestion, feeling sick, headache
Rare: Diarrhoea, flatulence, constipation and vomiting.
Very rare reactions: Severe problems with your gut(bleeding, perforation, ulcer),worsening of ulcerative colitis and Crohns disease, kidney problems, liver disorders, changes in the blood which may lead to fever, sore throat, mouth ulcers, flu-like symptoms, tiredness and unexplained bleeding / bruising.
Keep out of the sight and reach of children.
Do not store above 25℃.
Do not use after the expiry date shown on the carton.
The tablets should be stored in the original packaging to protect from moisture.