Label: IBUPROFEN capsule, liquid filled

  • NDC Code(s): 53187-199-20, 53187-199-40, 53187-199-80
  • Packager: LIVE BETTER (The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company)
  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: Abbreviated New Drug Application

Drug Label Information

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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

    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 or asthma
    • 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
    • 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
      • have bloody or black stools
      • vomit blood
      • 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 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.
    • store at 20° - 25°C (68°- 77°F)
    • avoid excessive heat above 40°C (104°F). Protect from light.
  • Inactive ingredients

    FD&C blue #1, gelatin, pharmaceutical ink, polyethylene glycol, potassium hydroxide, purified water, sorbitan, sorbitol

  • Questions or Comments ?

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    †Compare to the active ingredient in Advil® Liqui-Gels®

    SOFTGELS**

    **(LIQUID FILLED CAPSULES)

    Ibuprofen

    Capsules, 200 mg

    • Pain reliever/ fever reducer (NSAID)

    KEEP OUTER CARTON FOR COMPLETE WARNINGS AND PRODUCT INFORMATION

    Do not use if tamper-evident seal under bottle cap imprinted with "SEALED for YOUR PROTECTION" is broken or missing  

    †This product is not manufactured or distributed by Pfizer Consumer Healthcare, owner of the registered trademark Advil® Liqui-Gels®

    Manufactured by:

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  • Product Label

    Live Better

    Ibuprofen capsules 200 mg

  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    IBUPROFEN 
    ibuprofen capsule, liquid filled
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:53187-199
    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 BLUE NO. 1 (UNII: H3R47K3TBD)  
    GELATIN (UNII: 2G86QN327L)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    POTASSIUM HYDROXIDE (UNII: WZH3C48M4T)  
    WATER (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
    SORBITOL (UNII: 506T60A25R)  
    SORBITAN (UNII: 6O92ICV9RU)  
    Product Characteristics
    ColorblueScoreno score
    ShapeCAPSULESize19mm
    FlavorImprint Code IB200
    Contains    
    Packaging
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:53187-199-801 in 1 BOX03/25/201301/26/2024
    180 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    2NDC:53187-199-401 in 1 BOX03/25/201301/26/2024
    240 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    3NDC:53187-199-201 in 1 BOX03/25/201301/26/2024
    320 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    ANDAANDA07868203/25/201301/26/2024
    Labeler - LIVE BETTER (The Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company) (001367366)
    Registrant - P & L Development, LLC (079765031)