Infants’ Advil Concentrated Drops Generic Name & Formulations
Ibuprofen 50mg/1.25mL; grape or white-grape flavor; susp; alcohol-free.
NSAID (propionic acid deriv.).
Susp—4oz; Drops—½ oz; Junior chewable tabs—24; Junior tabs—24
Infants’ Advil Concentrated Drops Indications
Minor aches and pain. Fever.
Infants’ Advil Concentrated Drops Dosage and Administration
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.
Infants’ Advil Concentrated Drops Contraindications
Aspirin allergy. Immediately before or after cardiac surgery.
Infants’ Advil Concentrated Drops Boxed Warnings
Infants’ Advil Concentrated Drops Warnings/Precautions
Increased risk of severe stomach bleeding or persistent sore throat (do not use >2 days or children <3 years). History of GI disorders (eg, heartburn, bleeding ulcers). Increased risk of heart attack or failure, and stroke. Hypertension. Heart disease. Recent stroke. Liver cirrhosis. Renal disease. Asthma. Dehydration. Reevaluate if no relief within 24 hours of treatment; pain or fever persists or worsens >3 days. Pregnancy. Nursing mothers.
Infants’ Advil Concentrated Drops Pharmacokinetics
Infants’ Advil Concentrated Drops 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.
Infants’ Advil Concentrated Drops 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.
Infants’ Advil Concentrated Drops Clinical Trials
Infants’ Advil Concentrated Drops Note
Infants’ Advil Concentrated Drops Patient Counseling