Label: MOTRIN IB- ibuprofen tablet, coated 

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  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: New Drug Application

NOTE: Most over the counter (OTC) are not reviewed and approved by the FDA. However, they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

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    Drug Facts

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  • Active ingredient (in each caplet)

    Ibuprofen 200 mg (NSAID)1


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    nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug
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  • Purpose

    Pain reliever/fever reducer

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  • Uses

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

    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 an NSAID, which may cause severe stomach bleeding. The chance is higher if you:

    • are age 60 or older
    • have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
    • take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
    • take other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs (aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others)
    • have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product
    • take more or for a longer time than directed

    Do not use

    • if you have ever had an allergic reaction to any other pain reliever/fever reducer
    • right before or after heart surgery

    Ask a doctor before use if

    • you have problems or serious side effects from taking pain relievers or fever reducers
    • the stomach bleeding warning applies to you
    • you have a history of stomach problems such as heartburn
    • you have high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis, or kidney disease
    • you have asthma
    • you are taking a diuretic

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

    • taking aspirin for heart attack or stroke, because ibuprofen may decrease this benefit of aspirin
    • under a doctor's care for any serious condition
    • taking any other drug

    When using this product

    • take with food or milk if stomach upset occurs
    • the risk of heart attack or stroke may increase if you use more than directed or for longer than directed

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    • you experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding
      • feel faint
      • vomit blood
      • have bloody or black stools
      • have stomach pain that does not get better
    • pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
    • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
    • redness or swelling is present in the painful area
    • any new symptoms appear

    If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. It is especially important not to use ibuprofen during the last 3 months of pregnancy unless definitely directed to do so by a doctor because it may cause problems in the unborn child or complications during delivery.

    Keep out of reach of children.

    In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. (1-800-222-1222)

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  • Directions

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

    • store between 20 - 25°C (68 - 77°F)
    • do not use if carton or pouch is open or torn
    • see bottom panel for lot number and expiration date
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  • Inactive ingredients

    carnauba wax, colloidal silicon dioxide, corn starch, FD&C yellow #6, hypromellose, iron oxide, magnesium stearate, polydextrose, polyethylene glycol, pregelatinized starch, propylene glycol, shellac, stearic acid, titanium dioxide

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  • Questions or comments?

    Call 1-877-895-3665: weekdays 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM EST

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  • SPL UNCLASSIFIED SECTION

    Repackaged and distributed by: Lil' Drug Store Products, Inc.
    1201 Continental Place NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

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  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 4 Caplet Carton

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    Motrin IB®

    Ibuprofen Tablets USP, 200 mg
    Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer (NSAID)

    *Capsule-Shaped Tablets

    4 COATED
    CAPLETS*

    Lil'
    Drug Store®

    Principal Display Panel - 4 Caplet Carton
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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    MOTRIN IB 
    ibuprofen tablet, coated
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL Item Code (Source) NDC:66715-9712(NDC:50580-110)
    Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    Ibuprofen (Ibuprofen) Ibuprofen 200 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    carnauba wax  
    silicon dioxide  
    starch, corn  
    FD&C yellow no. 6  
    hypromelloses  
    ferric oxide red  
    magnesium stearate  
    polydextrose  
    polyethylene glycols  
    propylene glycol  
    shellac  
    stearic acid  
    titanium dioxide  
    Product Characteristics
    Color ORANGE Score no score
    Shape OVAL Size 14mm
    Flavor Imprint Code Motrin;IB
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:66715-9712-1 1 in 1 CARTON
    1 2 in 1 POUCH
    2 NDC:66715-9712-2 2 in 1 CARTON
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    NDA NDA019012 05/10/2010
    Labeler - Lil' Drug Store Products, Inc. (093103646)
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