What is Ibuprofen?
Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug that is used to relieve pain, fever, and inflammation.
Where Can I Buy Ibuprofen In South Africa?
What is the strongest ibuprofen tablet over the counter?
Nurofen Express Maximum Strength 400mg Tablets Provide the full recommended dose of ibuprofen (400mg) in just ONE tablet.
Who should not take ibuprofen?
Do not take ibuprofen by mouth or apply it to your skin if you: have ever had an allergic reaction or symptoms like wheezing,
runny nose, or skin reactions after taking aspirin, ibuprofen, or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) such as naproxen. are pregnant.
Can ibuprofen be bought over the counter?
Ibuprofen is a painkiller available over the counter without a prescription. It’s one of a group of painkillers called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory
drugs (NSAIDs) and can be used to: ease mild to moderate pain – such as toothache, migraine, and period pain.
How should ibuprofen be used?
Adults – can usually take 1 or 2 tablets (200mg) every 4 to 6 hours, but shouldn’t take more than 1,200mg (6 x 200mg) tablets in the space of 24 hours.
children under 16 – may need to take a lower dose, depending on their age; check the packet or leaflet, or ask a pharmacist or doctor for advice.