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Advil Tablets

The original Advil round tablet containing 200mg of ibuprofen has been providing effective pain relief for people around the world for many years.

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Advil Tablets

Product Features

  • Great everyday value
  • Contains ibuprofen
  • Effectively relieves common body aches & pains
  • Relieves fever

Product Description

Advil Tablets provide effective pain relief at great everyday value. Each Advil Tablet contains 200mg ibuprofen and is a round, sugar coated tablet that is easy to swallow. Use Advil Tablets for temporary relief of pain and discomfort from everyday pains and aches. Advil Tablets also reduce fever.

What Does it Relieve?

Advil Tablets provides temporary relief of pain and discomfort from:

  • Headache
  • Back pain
  • Muscle pain
  • Period Pain
  • Dental Pain
  • Arthritis Pain
  • Sore throat
  • Cold & flu

Advil Tablets also reduce fever.

Active Ingredient

  • Each tablet contains ibuprofen 200mg

Who can use this product

  • This product is suitable for adults and children aged 12 years and over See also Product Comparison

Dosage information

  • Begin by taking 1-2 tablets, swallowed whole with water. One tablet will often be adequate for mild pain, but for more severe pain you may require two tablets. Repeat dose if necessary after 4-6 hours.
  • Do not exceed 6 tablets in 24 hours.
  • Do not give to children under 12 years.

Available in 24, 48, and 96 count tablets in blister packs

  • 24 count blister packs are available in both pharmacy and grocery retail outlets
  • 48 and 96 count blister packs are only available in pharmacy retail outlets

Do not use this product:

  • If you are allergic to ibuprofen, aspirin or other anti-inflammatory medicine, pain reliever/fever reducer or any other component of this product.
  • If you are pregnant, or trying to become pregnant.
  • If you have a current or past history of stomach ulcer/bleeding/disorders.
  • If you have impaired kidney function or heart failure.
  • If the foil seal is broken.

Unless your doctor has told you do not use this product:

  • If you have asthma, high blood pressure, heart or liver disease.
  • If you are breast feeding.
  • With other medicines containing ibuprofen, aspirin, other anti-inflammatory medicines, blood thinners or any other medicines you take regularly.
  • If you are taking aspirin for heart attack or stroke as ibuprofen may decrease this benefit of aspirin.
  • If you are 65 years or over or under a doctor's care for any serious condition.

While using this product:

  • Stop use and ask your doctor immediately if you see an allergic reaction including skin reddening, rash or blisters or if pain or fever gets worse or lasts for more than a few days.
  • Stop use and ask the doctor if you see blood in your vomit or have bloody or black stools.
  • Do not use for more than a few days at a time unless a doctor has told you to. Do not exceed the recommended dose. Excessive use can be harmful and increase the risk of heart attack, stroke or liver damage.
  • Side effects may be minimised by using the smallest dose for the shortest duration of time.
  • In case of accidental overdose, stop use and contact immediately the Poisons Information Centre (Australia 13 11 26, New Zealand 0800 764 766).

Contains sugar, benzoates, hydroxybenzoates, sulfites and soya beans or soya bean products.