- Dosing + Use
- Adult Dosing Chart
Adult Dosing Chart
Use this dosing chart to find out how many tablets or caplets to take, and how often you can take them.
A few reminders:
When taking any medicine, always read and follow the label carefully.
Always keep the outer carton of MOTRIN® products.
These ibuprofen dosage directions are for adults and children 12 years and older.
Do not take more than directed.
Use 4 times a day
For use on no more than 2 body areas
May take up to 7 days to work for your arthritis pain
Use up to 21 days unless directed by your doctor
Take 2 capsules with a glass of water
If symptoms persist or worsen, ask your doctor
Do not take more than 2 capsules in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor
Take 1 caplet every 4 to 6 hours while symptoms persist
If pain or fever does not respond to 1 caplet, 2 caplets may be used
Do not exceed 6 caplets in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor
Take 1 capsule every 4 to 6 hours while symptoms persist
If pain or fever does not respond to 1 capsule, 2 capsules may be used
Do not exceed 6 capsules in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor
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