OTC Medication Information: Childrens Ibuprofen

CHILDRENS IBUPROFEN- ibuprofen suspension
H2-Pharma, LLC

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each 5 mL)

Ibuprofen, USP 100 mg (NSAID)1


1
nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

Purpose

Pain reliever/fever reducer

Uses

temporarily:

  • relieves minor aches and pains due to the common cold, flu, sore throat, headache and toothache
  • 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 your child:

  • has had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
  • takes a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
  • takes other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs (aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others)
  • takes 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.

Sore throat warning

Severe or persistent sore throat or sore throat accompanied by high fever, headache, nausea, and vomiting may be serious. Consult doctor promptly. Do not use more than 2 days or administer to children under 3 years of age unless directed by doctor.

Do not use

  • if the child has ever had an allergic reaction to ibuprofen or any other pain reliever/fever reducer
  • right before or after heart surgery

Ask a doctor before use if

  • stomach bleeding warning applies to your child
  • child has a history of stomach problems, such as heartburn
  • child has problems or serious side effects from taking pain relievers or fever reducers
  • child has not been drinking fluids
  • child has lost a lot of fluid due to vomiting or diarrhea
  • child has high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis, kidney disease, or had a stroke
  • child has asthma
  • child is taking a diuretic

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if the child is

  • 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

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • child experiences any of the following signs of stomach bleeding:
    • feels faint
    • vomits blood
    • has bloody or black stools
    • has stomach pain that does not get better
  • child has symptoms of heart problems or stroke:
    • chest pain
    • trouble breathing
    • weakness in one part or side of body
    • slurred speech
    • leg swelling
  • the child does not get any relief within first day (24 hours) of treatment
  • fever or pain gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
  • redness or swelling is present in the painful area
  • any new symptoms appear

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

  • this product does not contain directions or complete warnings for adult use
  • do not give more than directed
  • shake well before using
  • mL = milliliter
  • find right dose on chart. If possible, use weight to dose; otherwise use age.
  • use only enclosed dosing cup. Do not use any other dosing device.
  • if needed, repeat dose every 6-8 hours
  • do not use more than 4 times a day
  • replace original bottle cap to maintain child resistance
Dosing Chart
Weight (lb) Age (yr) Dose (mL)*
*
or as directed by a doctor
under 24 under 2 years ask a doctor
24-35 lbs 2-3 years 5 mL
36-47 lbs 4-5 years 7.5 mL
48-59 lbs 6-8 years 10 mL
60-71 lbs 9-10 years 12.5 mL
72-95 lbs 11 years 15 mL

Other information

  • each 5 mL contains: sodium 2 mg
  • store between 20° to 25°C (68° to 77°F)

Inactive ingredients

acesulfame potassium, artificial bubble gum flavor, citric acid anhydrous, FD&C red #40, glycerin, polysorbate 80, pregelatinized corn starch, purified water, sodium benzoate, sucrose, xanthan gum

Questions or comments?

Call 1-877-753-3935 Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM EST

Distributed by: H2-Pharma, LLC
Montgomery, AL 36117

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL — 118 mL Bottle Carton

NDC 61269-763-94

†Compare to the active ingredient
in Children’s Motrin®

Children’s
Ibuprofen

100 mg per 5 mL
Oral Suspension, USP
(NSAID)

Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer

For ages 2 to 11 years
Shake well before using
Lasts up to 8 hours
Alcohol-free

BUBBLE GUM FLAVOR

4 fl oz (118 mL)

H2 pharma

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL -- 118 mL Bottle Carton
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CHILDRENS IBUPROFEN
ibuprofen suspension
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:61269-763
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
IBUPROFEN (IBUPROFEN) IBUPROFEN 100 mg in 5 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
ACESULFAME POTASSIUM
ANHYDROUS CITRIC ACID
FD&C RED NO. 40
GLYCERIN
POLYSORBATE 80
STARCH, CORN
WATER
SODIUM BENZOATE
SUCROSE
XANTHAN GUM
Product Characteristics
Color PINK Score
Shape Size
Flavor BUBBLE GUM Imprint Code
Contains
Packaging
# Item Code Package Description Multilevel Packaging
1 NDC:61269-763-94 1 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON contains a BOTTLE
1 118 mL in 1 BOTTLE This package is contained within the CARTON (61269-763-94)
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
ANDA ANDA074916 06/29/2021
Labeler — H2-Pharma, LLC (028473634)

Revised: 07/2021 H2-Pharma, LLC

Our database comes directly from the FDA’s central repository of drug labels and package inserts under the Structured Product Labeling standard. OTCLabels.com provides the full over the counter products subset of the FDA’s repository. Medication information provided here is not intended as a substitute for direct consultation with a qualified health professional.

Our database comes directly from the FDA's central repository of drug labels and package inserts under the Structured Product Labeling standard. OTCLabels.com provides the full over the counter products subset of the FDA's repository. Medication information provided here is not intended as a substitute for direct consultation with a qualified health professional.

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