Novo-Profen 200 mg Caplets (pack size: 100)

Novo-Profen 200 mg Caplets (pack size: 100)

Uses

This medicine is used to relieve pain and fever.

Dosage/Directions for use

Adults: 1 to 2 caplets every 4 to 6 hours as needed. Maximum 6 caplets per day. If the medicine causes stomach upset, take it with food or milk.

Precautions

Speak to your doctor or pharmacist before using this medicine if you:
  • have high blood pressure, asthma, heart failure, kidney or liver disease, diabetes, alcoholism, a history of stomach bleeding, or any other serious disease or condition
  • are taking an anticoagulant (blood thinning medicine), oral corticosteroid, or any other drug
  • are breast-feeding
  • are over 65 years of age
  • are taking low-dose acetylsalicylic acid (ASA)
  • suffer from asthma or have nasal polyps (a swelling inside the nose)
  • are dehydrated (severe fluid loss)
  • have a blood-clotting disorder (e.g., hemophilia, sickle-cell anemia)
  • have a heart disease
  • have any unusual urinary symptoms (e.g., bladder problems)
  • are on a special diet (e.g., low-sodium)
  • suffer from hyperkalemia (high levels of potassium in your blood)
Do not take this medication if you:
  • are allergic to or have had a reaction to ibuprofen, acetylsalicylic acid (ASA), or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) or salicylates
  • have a complete or partial syndrome of ASA intolerance
  • have active or recurrent stomach ulcer, gastrointestinal (GI) bleeding, or active inflammatory bowel disease (e.g., Crohn's, colitis)
  • have liver or kidney disease
  • have systemic lupus erythematosus
  • are pregnant, unless advised otherwise by a doctor
Consult a doctor if your pain lasts longer than 5 days, or fever lasts longer than 3 days.

If you are taking any other medicines, ask your doctor or pharmacist before taking Novo-Profen Tablets. Keep this medicine out of reach of children.

Prescribing information is available to pharmacists and physicians upon request.

Ingredients

Each tablet contains: Ibuprofen 200 mg
Non-medicinal ingredients in alphabetical order: Carnauba wax, colloidal silicon dioxide, D&C Yellow # 10 Aluminum Lake, FD&C Yellow # 6 Aluminum Lake, hydroxypropyl methyl cellulose, magnesium staerate, microcrystalline cellulose, polydextrose, polyethylene glycol, pregelatinized starch, silicon dioxide, sodium lauryl sulfate, sodium starch glycolate, and titanium dioxide.

Storage

Store this product between 15°C and 30°C. Protect it from humidity.

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