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Ibuprofen

(eye-byoo-PRO-fen)

Ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin) is an anti-inflammatory medication used to relieve pain and headaches. It is also used to decrease fever and inflammation or swelling.

It is available in liquid, chewable tablet and caplet formulations.  

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Special Instructions

If Your Child Misses a Dose

Possible Side Effects of Medication

Call Your Child's Doctor If:


Last Updated: 12/2013