Cuprofen Maximum Strength Tabs provide strong and fast acting pain relief. It contains ibuprofen which is commonly used for the treatment of mild to moderate pain, inflammation and fever. Ibuprofen works by blocking the enzyme that makes prostaglandins (cyclooxygenase), resulting in lower levels of prostaglandins and a relief from pain.
Take Cuprofen with or after food. The majority of gastro-intestinal side effects can be prevented by taking the tablets with food or a glass of milk.
Cuprofen Maximum Strength Tabs can be used for pain relief from a wide variety of causes such as rheumatic and muscular pains, dental pain, period pain and backache, lumbago, fibrositis, neuralgia, migraine and headache and also for the symptomatic relief of colds, flu and feverishness.
For mild aches, mild to moderate general pain, period pain and fever, the usually recommended dose is one tablet every 4 to 6 hours with food and a maximum of 3 tablets in 24 hours. Do not give to children. Ibuprofen is not recommended during pregnancy and during breastfeeding it is recommended to consult with your doctor before use.
For adults and children over 12 years:
Take one tablet with water every 6 hours.
Do ot exceed the maximum daily dose of 3 tablets in 24 hours.
The active ingredients contained in this medicine is/are:
The medicine also contains the following inactive ingredients to make up the complete product:
Lactose, Ar-di-sol, Methyl Cellulose (Methocel A4C, Magnesium Stearate. The tablet film coating contains Methyl Cellulose (Methocel E15), Polyethylebe Glycol 400 and Mastercote Pink FA0430.
Not everyone will experience side effects when they take medication, however if you do they can include:
Occasionally unwanted reactions such as dizziness, headache, depression and skin rash might occur.
This treatment may trigger nausea, gastric irritation, stomach bleeding and dyspepsia.
If you are concerned about these effects, or if the product affects you in any other way, stop using it and talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
Reading the following warnings carefully will help to ensure you are selecting an appropriate product.
- This medication is not recommended for children under the age of 12 years old.
- Avoid using more than the indicated dosage.
- Consult your doctor if symptoms persist for more than three days.
- Keep out of sight and out of reach of children.
- Consult your doctor before using this product, if you are expecting or a smoker.
- Avoid taking this medication if you are allergic to Aspirin or Ibuprofen or if you are taking other NSAID analgesics, or if you have had 2 or more episodes of stomach ulcer, or bleeding perforation.
Please read all packaging and the Product Information Leaflet before taking any new medicine and inform your doctor of medicines you are taking or intend to take.
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We always aim to dispatch all orders within 24 hours of them being received, if we are unable to meet this
high standard for whatever reason we will always contact you to advise you of the delay.
We offer free UK standard delivery on orders over £40.
The following delivery options are available:
- Standard Delivery - 2/3 day delivery - £2.95
- Express Delivery - 1/2 day delivery - £4.45
- Special Delivery (Guaranteed before 1pm) - £8.95
- Saturday Guaranteed before 1pm - £10.45
The cut-off for same day dispatch of orders is 4pm. Orders processed after this time will be dispatched the following working day. Orders are dispatched Monday - Friday. Orders will not be processed on weekends or bank holidays.
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Deliveries containing pharmacy-only or prescription medicines may require a signature on receipt.
Delivery is free for all NHS prescriptions.
Please note: Royal Mail do not deliver on Sundays or Bank Holidays - this should be taken into account when ordering.
We are currently unable to ship orders outside of the UK.