Boots Ibuprofen 400mg - 48 Caplets

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Product description

This Medicine is sold by BOOTS UK LIMITED at the professional discretion of a Boots pharmacist.

Unfortunately, next day home delivery is unavailable for this product.

Please note that you must be in to sign for this delivery.

We need to ensure that this medicine is suitable for the person it is intended for. Therefore a Boots pharmacist may be required to contact you by phone to find out some additional information. If they are unable to speak to you when required your order may be delayed or the pharmacy medicine part of your order cancelled.

Please ensure your contact details are correct before ordering this medicine.

Uses: For the relief of headaches, rheumatic and muscular pain, pain from non-serious arthritic conditions, backache, migraine, period pain, dental pain and neuralgia. It can also be used to reduce fever and relieve the symptoms of colds and flu.

How to Use

How to take this medicine:

Read all of the enclosed leaflet for full instructions.

Check the foil is not broken before use. If it is, do not take that caplet.

Swallow each caplet with water.

Adults and children of 12 years and over:, Take one caplet every 4 hours, if you need to. Don't take more than 3 caplets in 24 hours.

Take the lowest amount for the shortest possible time to relieve your symptoms

Do not give to children under 12 years.

If your symptoms worsen, or do not go away within 10 days, (for adults) or if this medicinal product is required for more than 3 days (for adolescents 12-18 years), talk to your doctor.

Hazards and Cautions


Before you take this medicine

Do not take:

  • If you have a stomach ulcer, perforation or bleeding or have had one twice or more in the past
  • If you have perforation or a bleeding stomach after taking a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medicine (you may have been sick and it contained blood or dark particles that look like coffee grounds, passed blood in your stools or passed black tarry stools)
  • If you are allergic to ibuprofen or any other ingredients in the product, aspirin or other non-steroidal and anti-inflammatory medicines (you have ever had asthma, runny nose, itchy skin or swelling of the lips, face or throat after taking these medicines)
  • If you are taking aspirin with a daily dose above 75 mg, or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medicines

Talk to your doctor or pharmacist:

  • If you have, or have had asthma, diabetes, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, a stroke, heart, liver, kidney or bowel problems
  • If you smoke
  • If you are pregnant

How to store this medicine:

Do not store above 30°C

Keep all medicines out of the sight and reach of children.

Use by the date on the end flap of the carton.

Age Restriction

You must be at least 16 years old to purchase this product.


  • This is a medicine; Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have an underlying medical condition, are taking any other medication or complementary therapy, or if symptoms persist.
  • Seek advice before using if you are breast feeding, pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or suffer from allergies.
  • Keep all medicines out of the reach of children.

Suitable For

Adults and children of 12 years and above.


Active Ingredient: Each tablet contains Ibuprofen 400mg.

Also contains lactose.

Patient information leaflet

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Boots Ibuprofen 400mg - 48 Caplets


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48 CAP £0.16 per 1CAP


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Boots Ibuprofen 400mg Caplets, double strength relieves pain, inflammation and fever. Easy to swallow. Each tablet contains Ibuprofen 400mg.

When sold by Boots this product needs to be checked by our pharmacist. To ensure that it is appropriate for you to buy we will ask you to complete a questionnaire with a few simple questions.

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When sold by Boots this product needs to be checked by our pharmacist. To ensure that it is appropriate for you to buy we will ask you to complete a questionnaire with a few simple questions.

See details below, always read the label

Suitable For

Adults and children of 12 years and above.

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