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Ibuprofen

Brand names: ADOLORIN ADVIL ADVIL COLD & FLU (in combination) ADVIL COLD & SINUS CONVENIENCE PACK (in combination) ADVIL COLD & SINUS LIQUI-GELS (in combination) ADVIL COLD & SINUS PLUS (in combination) ADVIL COLD AND SINUS (in combination) ADVIL COLD AND SINUS DAYTIME (in combination) ADVIL COLD AND SINUS NIGHTTIME (in combination) ADVIL COLD, COUGH & FLU NIGHTTIME (in combination) ADVIL COLD, SINUS & FLU EXTRA STRENGTH (in combination) ADVIL DAY/NIGHT CONVENIENCE PACK (in combination) ADVIL NIGHTTIME (in combination) AKTREN ALGOFRENELLE ALGOVIL BIFEN BOXAGRIPPAL (in combination) BRAVEX BRUFEN BUSCOFEM CALDOLOR COMBOGESIC (in combination) DISMENOL FORTE DOLGIT DOLOFORT DOLORFLU (in combination) DUEXIS (in combination) DUOMAX (in combination) IB-U-RON IBU IBUCOMP (in combination) IBUFEN IBUFIX (in combination) IBUMETIN IBUNIN MAXIGESIC (in combination) MOTRIN MOTRIN PLATINUM (in combination) MUCOCOLD (in combination) NEOBRUFEN NEOPROFEN NOVO-PROFEN NUREFLEX NUROFEN NUROFEN COLD AND FLU (in combination) NUROMOL (in combination) PANAFEN PEDEA PEROFEN ROBAX PLATINUM (in combination) RUFAN RUPAN SPEDIFEN THOMADUO (in combination) THOMAPRODOL WICK DAYMED DUO (in combination) ZOFEN

Description

Ibuprofen is a propionic acid derivative NSAID that has demonstrated its efficacy by inhibition of prostaglandin synthesis. In humans ibuprofen reduces inflammatory pain, swellings and fever. Furthermore, ibuprofen reversibly inhibits platelet aggregation.

ATC Classification

Code
Title
Category
Ibuprofen
C Cardiovascular system → C01 Cardiac therapy → C01E Other cardiac preparations → C01EB Other cardiac preparations
Ibuprofen
G Genito urinary system and sex hormones → G02 Other gynecologicals → G02C Other gynecologicals → G02CC Antiinflammatory products for vaginal administration
Ibuprofen
M Musculo-skeletal system → M01 Antiinflammatory and antirheumatic products → M01A Antiinflammatory and antirheumatic products, non-steroids → M01AE Propionic acid derivatives
Ibuprofen
M Musculo-skeletal system → M02 Topical products for joint and muscular pain → M02A Topical products for joint and muscular pain → M02AA Antiinflammatory preparations, non-steroids for topical use

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