Label: IBUPROFEN capsule, liquid filled

  • NDC Code(s): 63941-745-20, 63941-745-40
  • Packager: Best Choice (Valu Merchandisers Company)
  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL

Drug Label Information

Updated May 19, 2021

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  • 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
      • muscular aches
      • minor pain of arthritis
      • toothache
      • backache
      • the common cold
      • menstrual cramps
    • temporarily reduces fever
  • 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

    Heart attack and stroke warning: NSAIDs, except aspirin, increase the risk of heart attack, heart failure, and stroke. These can be fatal. The risk is higher if you use more than directed or for longer 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

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

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

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

    When using this product

    • take with food or milk if stomach upset occurs

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    • you experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding:
      • feel faint
      • have bloody or black stools
      • vomit blood
      • have stomach pain that does not get better
    • you have symptoms of heart problems or stroke:
      • chest pain
      • slurred speech
      • trouble breathing
      • leg swelling
      • weaknessin one part or side of body
    • 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  (1-800-222-1222) right away.

  • 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 between 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F)
    • avoid excessive heat above 40°C (104°F). Protect from light. 
    • swallow whole, do not crush, chew, or dissolve
  • Inactive ingredients

    FD&C green #3, gelatin, medium-chain triglycerides, polyethylene glycol, potassium hydroxide, purified water, sorbitan, sorbitol solution, white ink

  • Questions or comments?

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  • Principal Display Panel

    COMPARE TO THE ACTIVE INGREDIENT IN ADVIL® LIQUI-GELS®†

    Ibuprofen

    Solubilized Capsules, 200 mg

    Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer (NSAID)

    Softgels**

    ** Liquid Filled Capsules

    **This product is not manufactured or distributed by Pfizer Consumer Healthcare, distributor of Advil® Liqui-Gels®.

    TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF PRINTED SAFETY SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING.

    KEEP OUTER CARTON FOR COMPLETE WARNINGS AND PRODUCT INFORMATION.

    PROUDLY DISTRIBUTED BY:

    VALU MERCHANDISERS, CO.

    5000 KANSAS AVE

    KANSAS CITY, KS 66106

  • Product Label

    Solubilized ibuprofen equal to 200 mg ibuprofen (NSAID)* (present as the free acid and potassium salt) *nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

    BEST CHOICE Ibuprofen 200 mg Solubilized Capsules

  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    IBUPROFEN 
    ibuprofen capsule, liquid filled
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:63941-745
    Route of AdministrationORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    IBUPROFEN (UNII: WK2XYI10QM) (IBUPROFEN - UNII:WK2XYI10QM) IBUPROFEN200 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    FD&C GREEN NO. 3 (UNII: 3P3ONR6O1S)  
    GELATIN (UNII: 2G86QN327L)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    POTASSIUM HYDROXIDE (UNII: WZH3C48M4T)  
    WATER (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
    SORBITOL (UNII: 506T60A25R)  
    SORBITAN (UNII: 6O92ICV9RU)  
    MEDIUM-CHAIN TRIGLYCERIDES (UNII: C9H2L21V7U)  
    Product Characteristics
    ColorblueScoreno score
    ShapeCAPSULESize19mm
    FlavorImprint Code PC16
    Contains    
    Packaging
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:63941-745-401 in 1 BOX01/31/2018
    140 in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    2NDC:63941-745-201 in 1 BOX01/31/2018
    220 in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    ANDAANDA20656801/31/2018
    Labeler - Best Choice (Valu Merchandisers Company) (868703513)