Ibuprofen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medicine with analgesic, anti-inflammatory and antipyretic properties. It is used in the management of pain and inflammation in rheumatic disease and other musculoskeletal disorders including juvenile arthritis; mild to moderate pain including dysmenorrhoea and headache; pain in children; and acute migraine attack.
Non-opioids and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medicines (NSAIMs)
- Oral > Liquid: 200 mg per 5 mL
- Oral > Solid: 200 mg; 400 mg; 600 mg
Antimigraine medicines > For treatment of acute attack
- Oral > Solid: 200 mg; 400 mg
Medicines administered to the neonate [c]
- Parenteral > General injections > IV: 5 mg per mL