The drug "Nurofen" belongs to the category of anti-inflammatory non-steroid drugs.
Therapeutic effect of the drug "Nurofen" (tablets)
The instructions for use explain that the active component of the drug is ibuprofen, which is a derivative of phenylpropionic acid.
Indications for Nurofen (tablets)
Instructions for use indicate that the drugprescribe for the treatment of ailments of rheumatic nature, with it help relieve pain, fever and inflammation. As part of complex treatment, the medication is used for rheumatoid arthritis, rheumatism, osteoarthritis, spondylitis, gout. The drug is used for myalgia, neuralgia, neuritis, radiculitis, myositis, bursitis. In pediatrics use the "Nurofen" (pill) for children.
Nurofen: instructions for use
Tablets are administered in a dosage that dependsfrom the age of the patients. The daily volume for adolescents after 12 and adults is 1200 mg. Take should be 4 times. Children after six years are given 200 mg three times a day. Pills should be consumed after meals, washed down with plenty of water. Sparkling capsules are dissolved in water (enough glass). Before the age of six, it is recommended to take a suspension. Do not use the medication for more than three days. If after this time no relief comes, you need to see a doctor.
Side effects of Nurofen (tablets)
Instructions for use inform you that if used properly, the drug is well tolerated, and negative effects occur in rare cases.
Contraindications of medicament "Nurofen" (tablets)
Instruction for use explains thatit is forbidden to drink tablets with ulcers and inflammations of the stomach and intestines, blood disorders, hypertension, and children up to three months. Contraindications include the period of lactation and the third trimester of pregnancy.