Nurofen Express Period Pain 200mg Soft Capsules 16s

SKU : OTCNURPER16 PIP-Code : 3681939 EAN : 5000158103498
Nurofen Express Period Pain 200mg Soft Capsules provide fast, long-lasting relief from period pain and associated symptoms in women and girls from 12 years of age.
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Nurofen Express Period Pain 200mg Soft Capsules

Nurofen Express Period Pain 200mg Soft Capsules
provide fast, long-lasting relief from period pain and associated symptoms - cramps, muscular pain, backache, headache and migraine. Just 2 tablets will relieve pain for up to 8 hours, and will start getting to work in just 10 minutes.

Nurofen Express Period Pain
contains the active ingredient ibuprofen, a NSAID (Non Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug) in a soft capsule that breaks down easily in the body, to release a liquid that is quickly absorbed for rapid relief.


This product is for short term use only. You should take the lowest dose for the shortest time necessary to relieve your symptoms.
  • Adults, the elderly and children aged 12 years and over: Take one or two capsules with water, up to three times a day as required. Leave at least 4 hours between doses. Do not take more than 6 capsules in any 24 hours.
  • Children under 12 years: Do not give.
If symptoms persist or the pain worsens, or if any new symptoms occur, consult your doctor or pharmacist.


  • Active Ingredient: Ibuprofen 200mg.
  • Other Ingredients: Macrogol 600, Potassium Hydroxide 50% Solution (E525), Gelatin, Sorbitol Liquid, Partially Dehydrated (E420), Purified Water, Ponceau 4R (E124), Lecithin (E322) or Phosphatidylcholine in Medium Chain Triglycerides, Triglycerides (Medium Chain), Ethanol, White Ink (Titanium Dioxide (E171), Polyvinyl Acetate Phthalate, Macrogol 400, Ammonium Hydroxide (E527), Propylene Glycol).


  • To reduce the risk of side effects, do not take Nurofen Express Period Pain with other NSAID containing products (e.g. ibuprofen, aspirin...)
  • Nurofen Express Period Pain contains 50.5mg of sorbitol per dose, a source of 12.6mg of fructose per dose.
  • Nurofen Express Period Pain contains 14mg of potassium per dose.
Do not take Nurofen Express Period Pain if you:
  • Are allergic to ibuprofen or any other ingredients of the product, or to aspirin or other painkillers.
  • Have (or have had two or more episodes of) a stomach ulcer, perforation or bleeding.
  • Have had a worsening of asthma, skin rash, itchy nose or facial swelling when previously taking ibuprofen, aspirin or similar medicines.
  • Have had gastrointestinal bleeding or perforation when previously taking NSAIDs (Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs).
  • Are taking other NSAID painkillers or more than 75mg aspirin a day..
  • Have severe liver or kidney problems.
  • Have heart problems, high blood pressure or blood coagulation disorder.
  • Have breathing difficulties.
  • Are in the last 3 months of pregnancy or if you are breastfeeding.
  • Are under 12 years old.
Check with your pharmacist or doctor before taking Nurofen Express Period Pain if you:
  • Have or have had asthma.
  • Have kidney, heart, liver or bowel problems.
  • Have high cholesterol or have previously had a heart attack or stroke.
  • Have a history of gastrointestinal disease (such as ulcerative colitis, Chron's disease).
  • Have Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (a condition of the immune system causing joint pain, skin changes and other organ disorders).
  • Are a smoker.
  • Are in the first 6 months of pregnancy.
  • Have hereditary problems of fructose intolerance or are on a controlled potassium diet.
Some medicines may affect or be affected by treatment with ibuprofen. Avoid taking Nurofen Express Period Pain with corticosteroid tablets, quinolone antibiotics or drugs that are prescribed:
  • To thin your blood or prevent clotting (e.g. warfarin).
  • To stimulate your heart (e.g. glycosides) or treat high blood pressure.
  • To help you pass water (diuretics).
  • For the temporary suppression of your immune system (e.g. methotrexate, ciclosporine, tacrolimus).
  • For mania or depression (e.g. lithium or SSRIs).
  • For pregnancy termination (e.g. mifepristone).
  • For HIV treatment (e.g. zidovudine).

Patient Information

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