Does your children need to be prescribed with Advil (Ibuprofen)? KixCare can help your children get prescribed within minutes. Medications will only be prescribed if the doctor believes it is appropriate and safe for your children.
Prescriptions written by qualified Pediatricians at no extra cost.
KixCare Pediatricians can prescribe medications online where deemed medically necessary and appropriate after an assessment. Simply indicate your preferred pharmacy when booking your appointment and your Pediatrician will send a secure fax directly to that pharmacy with details on the medication name, formulation, dosage, frequency, and duration.
Please note: not all KixCare Pediatricians may be comfortable prescribing all types of medication. KixCare Pediatricians may refer your child to in-person care in cases where diagnoses cannot be confirmed online.
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Ibuprofen is used to relieve pain from various conditions. It works by blocking your children’s body's production of certain natural substances that cause inflammation. This effect helps to decrease swelling, pain, or fever.
Ibuprofen is used to relieve pain from conditions such as headaches, dental pain, menstrual cramps, muscle aches, or arthritis. It is also used to reduce fever and to relieve minor aches and pain due to the common cold or flu. Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID).
If your child is taking Advil (Ibuprofen) over the counter, read all directions on the product package before taking this medication. Your child should take this medication by mouth, usually every 4 to 6 hours with a full glass of water (8 ounces/240 milliliters) unless your doctor directs you otherwise.
• Upset stomach • Nausea • Vomiting • Headache • Diarrhea • Constipation • Dizziness • Drowsiness If any of these effects persist or worsen, contact your pediatrician or pharmacist promptly.
If your child has any of the following symptoms, they should not be taking Advil (Ibuprofen): • Systemic mastocytosis • Increased risk of bleeding due to clotting disorder • An increased risk of bleeding • High blood pressure • Heart attack