Advil Description from Advil
Get fast liquid relief, right where you need it most. Advil Liqui-Gels are faster and stronger on tough pain than Tylenol Extra Strength. Advil Liqui Gels provide powerful relief of headaches, backaches, muscle aches, menstrual pain, minor arthritis and other joint pain, and aches & pains of the common cold.
Each capsule contains: potassium 20 mg
Active ingredient (in each capsule): Solubilized ibuprofen equal to 200 mg ibuprofen (NSAID) (present as the free acid and potassium salt)
Inactive ingredients: FD&C green no. 3, gelatin, lecithin (soybean), medium-chain triglycerides, pharmaceutical ink, polyethylene glycol, potassium hydroxide, purified water, sorbitol sorbitan solution
-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
-Children under 12 years: ask a doctor
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.
Allergy alert: Ibuprofen may cause a severe allergic reaction, especially in people allergic to aspirin.
Stomach bleeding warning: this product contains an NSAID, which may cause severe stomach bleeding.
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.