Boots Ibuprofen 400mg Tablets - 24 Tablets

24 UNI | £0.19 per 1UNI

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Relieves pain, inflammation & fever. Easy to swallow. Max strength.
See details below, always read the label

Suitable for:

Adults and children 12 years and over

Active ingredients:



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

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.

Suitable for

Adults and children 12 years and over


Age Restriction

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

How to use

Please read the enclosed leaflet carefully before use.
Patient Information Leaflets are updated periodically by the manufacturer.

How to take this medicine
Check the foil is not broken before use. If it is, do not take that tablet. Swallow each tablet with water.

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

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

Do not give to children under 12 years.

Warning: Do not exceed the stated dose.

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 or ever had a stomach ulcer, perforation or bleeding
  • have had gastrointestinal bleeding or perforation related to previous use of NSAIDs (Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammitory Drugs)
  • are allergic to ibuprofen or any other ingredients in the product, aspirin or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medicines (you have ever had asthma, runny nose, itchy skin or swelling of the lips, face or throat after taking these medicines)
  • are taking aspirin with a daily dose above 75mg, or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medicines. If you are on low-dose aspirin (up to 75mg daily) speak to your doctor or pharmacist before you take this medicine
  • have breathing difficulties
  • have severe heart, kidney or liver failure, high blood pressure, or blood coagulation disorder
  • are under 12 years old

Talk to your pharmacist or doctor:
  • 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.

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

Store below 25°C.
Use by the date on the end flap of the carton.


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 pregnant, planning to become pregnant, breast feeding or suffer from allergies.

Active ingredients



Active ingredients: Each tablet contains Ibuprofen 400 mg.

Also contains: Lactose. more less

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