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Ibuprofen

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
C01EB16
Ibuprofen
C Cardiovascular system → C01 Cardiac therapy → C01E Other cardiac preparations → C01EB Other cardiac preparations
G02CC01
Ibuprofen
G Genito urinary system and sex hormones → G02 Other gynecologicals → G02C Other gynecologicals → G02CC Antiinflammatory products for vaginal administration
M01AE01
Ibuprofen
M Musculo-skeletal system → M01 Antiinflammatory and antirheumatic products → M01A Antiinflammatory and antirheumatic products, non-steroids → M01AE Propionic acid derivatives
M02AA13
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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Product Monographs

Monograph
Type
Country
FENBID Gel
MPI, EU: SmPC
UK
MOTRIN Tablet
MPI, CA: SPM
CA
IBUPROFEN 600mg Film-coated tablet
MPI, EU: SmPC
UK
CALPROFEN Oral suspension
MPI, EU: SmPC
UK
IBUPROFEN 400mg Film-coated tablet
MPI, EU: SmPC
UK