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Ibuprofen (Advil, Children's Advil/Motrin, Medipren, Motrin, Nuprin, PediaCare Fever, and many others) belongs to a drug class called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). This drug is used in the management of mild to moderate pain, fever, inflammation; and for treating menstrual cramps, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis (RA), and juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Side effects, drug interactions, dosing, storage, and pregnancy safety information should be reviewed prior to taking this medication.

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Terms related to ibuprofen:

  • Advil
  • Medipren
  • Motrin
  • Nuprin