According to the instructions, "Nurofen" can be used with the following diseases and conditions:
- various types of pain (muscular, headache, toothache, menstrual, rheumatic, etc.);
- sports injuries;
- sprains and other injuries of ligaments;
- acute respiratory and other infectious diseases accompanied by fever;
- postprivivochnye reaction.
also "Nurofen" helps with the hangover, normalizes feeling of fever (including those of unknown origin), improves the postoperative period.The drug is sold without a prescription, but because when indicated and familiarity with the instruction can be used without a doctor's prescription.Specialist advice is required only if the treatment does not work for 3-5 days. There are a number of situations where it is desirable to consult your doctor before you start taking "Nurofen."This hypersensitivity to acetylsalicylic acid (aspirin) and other similar means, gastrointestinal disease, the age of a year and an allergy.
«Nurofen" comes in the form of gel for external use, effervescent tablets to prepare a beverage, suspensions, and rectal suppositories for children, as well as film-coated tablets. «Nurofen" is banned for use in the presence of individual intolerance, heart disease, stomach ulcers and severe diseases of the blood (clotting, radiation, etc.).
Gel "Nurofen" can be used for adults and children under 12 years of age.The drug should be applied to the most painful area and rub massaged into the skin.For a single application requires a strip of gel 4-10 cm in length. Use "Nurofen" in this form can not occur more than once every 4 hours, and no more than 4 times per day.
Tablets "Nurofen" approved for use, since the age of six (with body weight over 20 kg).Children 6 to 12 years is possible to drink one tablet four times a day.Teenagers and adults should take one tablet four times a day or two tablets, but not more than three times per day.
Children aged 3 months to 6 years "Nurofen" is assigned in the form of a syrup or rectal suppositories.Dosage is calculated on the weight of the baby and an average of 5-10 mg / kg.The treatment process should be supervised by a physician.