Junior strength advil tablet, chewable

Drug facts

Active ingredient (in each tablet)

Ibuprofen 100 mg (NSAID)*

*nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug


Fever reducer/Pain reliever



  • reduces fever
  • relieves minor aches and pains due to the common cold, flu, sore throat, headaches and toothaches


Allergy alert:

Ibuprofen may cause a severe allergic reaction, especially in people allergic to aspirin. Symptoms may include:

  • hives
  • facial swelling
  • asthma (wheezing)
  • shock
  • skin reddening
  • rash
  • blisters

If an allergic reaction occurs, stop use and seek medical help right away.

Stomach bleeding warning:

This product contains an NSAID, which may cause severe stomach bleeding. The chance is higher if the child

  • has had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
  • takes a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
  • takes other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs [aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others]
  • takes more or for a longer time than directed

Heart attack and stroke warning

NSAIDs, except aspirin, increase the risk of heart attack, heart failure, and stroke. These can be fatal. The risk is higher if you use more than directed or for longer than directed.

Sore throat warning:

Severe or persistent sore throat or sore throat accompanied by high fever, headache, nausea, and vomiting may be serious. Consult doctor promptly. Do not use more than 2 days or administer to children under 3 years of age unless directed by doctor.

Do not use

  • if the child has ever had an allergic reaction to any other pain reliever/fever reducer
  • right before or after heart surgery

Ask a doctor before use if

  • stomach bleeding warning applies to the child
  • child has problems or serious side effects from taking pain relievers or fever reducers
  • child has a history of stomach problems, such as heartburn
  • child has high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis, kidney disease, asthma, or had a stroke
  • child has not been drinking fluids
  • child has lost a lot of fluid due to vomiting or diarrhea
  • child is taking a diuretic

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if the child is

  • under a doctor's care for any serious condition
  • taking any other drug

When using this product

  • take with food or milk if stomach upset occurs

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • child experiences any of the following signs of stomach bleeding:
    • feels faint
    • vomits blood
    • has bloody or black stools
    • has stomach pain that does not get better
  • child has symptoms of heart problems or stroke:
    • chest pain
    • trouble breathing
    • weakness in one part or side of body
    • slurred speech
    • leg swelling
  • child does not get any relief within first day (24 hours) of treatment
  • fever or pain gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
  • redness or swelling is present in the painful area
  • any new symptoms appear

Otc - keep out of reach of children section

Keep out of reach of children.

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.


  • this product does not contain directions or complete warnings for adult use
  • do not give more than directed
  • find right dose on chart. If possible, use weight to dose; otherwise use age.
  • repeat dose every 6-8 hours, if needed
  • do not use more than 4 times a day
Dosing Chart
Weight (lb) Age (yr) Dose (tablets)
under 24 lb under 2 yr ask a doctor
24-35 lb 2-3 yr 1 tablet
36-47 lb 4-5 yr 1 tablets
48-59 lb 6-8 yr 2 tablets
60-71 lb 9-10 yr 2 tablets
72-95 lb 11 yr 3 tablets

Other information

  • Phenylketonurics: contains phenylalanine 4.2 mg per tablet
  • one dose lasts 6-8 hours
  • store at 20-25C (68-77F)
  • see side of box for lot number and expiration date

Inactive ingredients

aspartame, cellacefate, colloidal silicon dioxide, D&C red no. 30 aluminum lake, FD&C blue no. 2 aluminum lake, gelatin, magnesium stearate, mannitol, microcrystalline cellulose, modified corn starch, natural and artificial flavors, sodium starch glycolate

Questions or comments?

call toll-free 1-800-88-ADVILor ask your pharmacist, doctor or health care professional

Ingredients and appearance - Product information

Junior strength advil tablet, chewable- Ibuprofen

Product information

Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL Item Code (Source) NDC: 0573-0179
Route of Administration Oral

Active Ingredient/Active Moiety

Ingredient Name Strength
Ibuprofen ( UNII: WK2XYI10QM)( Ibuprofen - UNII: WK2XYI10QM ) 100 mgin 1

Inactive Ingredients

Ingredient Name Code
Aspartame ( UNII: Z0H242BBR1)
Cellacefate ( UNII: F2O5O2OI9F)
Silicon dioxide ( UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)
D&c red no. 30 ( UNII: 2S42T2808B)
Fd&c blue no. 2 ( UNII: L06K8R7DQK)
Gelatin, unspecified ( UNII: 2G86QN327L)
Magnesium stearate ( UNII: 70097M6I30)
Mannitol ( UNII: 3OWL53L36A)
Microcrystalline cellulose ( UNII: OP1R32D61U)
Sodium starch glycolate type a potato ( UNII: 5856J3G2A2)

Product Characteristics

Color PURPLE (light purple) Score 2
Shape ROUND (mottled round purple tablet) Size 10 mm
Imprint Code Advil;100 Flavor GRAPE

Marketing Information

Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Territorial Authority Marketing Start Date

Labeler - Wyeth Consumer Healthcare LLC( 828831730)


Name ID/FEI Business Operations
Wyeth Consumer Healthcare LLC 828831730 ANALYSIS( 0573-0179), LABEL( 0573-0179), MANUFACTURE( 0573-0179), PACK( 0573-0179)

Principal display panel - 100 mg tablet bottle label

Junior Strength
Advil ®

Ibuprofen Tablets, 100 mg
Pain Reliever/
Fever Reducer (NSAID)


Grape Flavor

Pfizer, Madison, NJ 07940 USA
© 2018 Pfizer Inc.

Principal display panel - 100 mg tablet bottle carton

Junior Strength
Advil ®
Ibuprofen Tablets, 100 mg
Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer (NSAID)

FEVER Aches & Pains

Now for
Ages 2-11



24 Chewable Tablets