Drug information provided by: Merative, Micromedex®
Ibuprofen and acetaminophen combination is used to relieve minor aches and pains including headache, backache, toothache, menstrual cramps, muscle aches, or arthritis pain.
Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that is used in this combination to relieve inflammation, swelling, and pain.
Acetaminophen is used to relieve pain and reduce fever in patients. It does not become habit-forming when taken for a long time. But acetaminophen may cause other unwanted effects when taken in large doses, including serious liver damage.
This medicine is available as an over-the-counter (OTC) product.
This product is available in the following dosage forms:
Portions of this document last updated: Nov. 01, 2023
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