Nonnarcotic analgesics:

Indications for INFANTS’ MOTRIN CONCENTRATED DROPS:

Minor aches and pain. Fever.

Adult:

Not applicable.

Children:

Use appropriate formulation and give every 6–8 hours. <6months: not recommended. 12–17lbs: 50mg. 18–23lbs: 75mg. 24–35lbs: 100mg. 36–47lbs: 150mg. 48–59lbs: 200mg. 60–71lbs: 250mg. 72–95lbs: 300mg.

Contraindications:

Aspirin allergy. Immediately before or after cardiac surgery.

Warnings/Precautions:

Increased risk of severe stomach bleeding or persistent sore throat (do not use >2 days or children 3 days. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.

See Also:

Pharmacologic Class:

NSAID (propionic acid deriv.).

Interactions:

Avoid aspirin or other pain relievers. Increased risk of GI bleed with anticoagulants, corticosteroids, other OTC or Rx NSAID-containing products (eg, ibuprofen, naproxen, others), or prolonged use. Caution with diuretics.

Adverse Reactions:

GI upset/bleed, symptoms of heart problems or stroke (eg, trouble breathing, feel faint, slurred speech), redness, swelling, allergic reactions; discontinue if occur.

Generic Availability:

YES

How Supplied:

Susp—1oz, 4oz; Drops—½ oz, 1oz