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Cuprofen Maximum Strength tablets are a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), available over the counter. Similarly to Anadin and Nurofen, Cuprofen is a brand of ibuprofen. While these medicines work the same, you may find one particular brand is more effective or suitable for you.
Each Cuprofen Maximum Strength tablet contains 400mg of ibuprofen which reduces pain and inflammation. Ibuprofen is a common over the counter pain reliever which is sometimes found in cold and flu treatments, topical creams for joint pain and some syrups.
You can take Cuprofen to treat:
Cuprofen can also be used to reduce a fever brought on by a cold or flu.
If you are unsure whether Cuprofen would be suitable for you, speak to your doctor or a pharmacist.
You can buy Cuprofen Maximum Strength 400mg tablets online from Prescription Doctor. Simply fill out our short online medical form for our pharmacy team to review.
If your order is approved before 3pm on a weekday, our pharmacy can dispatch your medicine the same day via a fast and discreet next-day delivery.
The active ingredient of Cuprofen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) called ibuprofen.
Ibuprofen blocks the cyclo-oxygenase (COX) enzyme in the body, preventing them from making a pain-causing chemical called prostaglandins.
Injuries and infections can trigger the production of prostaglandins, which can can cause pain, inflammation and fever.
By blocking the production of prostaglandins, the pain and inflammation subsides.
When taken on an empty stomach, Cuprofen takes about 45 minutes to start working.
It may take up to 2 hours for Cuprofen tablets to work when taken on an empty stomach.
For adults, the usual dose is one tablet up to 3 times a day.
You should leave at least 4 hours between each dose.
Swallow Cuprofen 400mg tablets whole with a glass of water.
It is best to take Cuprofen tablets with food or with milk.
Do not crush or chew Cuprofen tablets.
Do not take more than 3 Cuprofen tablets a day.
If you are unsure how much Cuprofen to take, speak to your doctor or a pharmacist.
Cuprofen is usually taken when needed.
If you forget to take Cuprofen when you should, skip the missed dose and take your next dose at the usual time.
Do not take more Cuprofen to make up for the dose you missed.
If you or somebody else accidentally takes more Cuprofen than they should, seek immediate medical attention by going directly to your nearest accident and emergency department.
Remember to take the packaging and any remaining medicine with you, so that doctors treating you know exactly what you took.
Before you take Cuprofen Maximum Strength tablets, it’s important to read the patient information leaflet enclosed with your medicine. The patient information leaflet contains instructions on how to store, take and dispose Cuprofen tablets, as well as containing important information regarding the safety of the medicine.
Cuprofen is not suitable for everyone.
Do not take Cuprofen if you:
Speak to your doctor before you take Cuprofen if you:
If you are unsure whether Cuprofen is suitable for you, speak to your doctor or a pharmacist for advice.
All medicines carry the risk of side effects, though not everybody experiences them. Being aware of the side effects and looking out for them during your course of treatment is important to your care.
Stop taking Cuprofen and speak to your doctor if you experience:
Side effects of Cuprofen may include:
This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Further information regarding the safety of Cuprofen can be found within the patient information leaflet enclosed with your medicine.
Do not take Cuprofen if you are allergic to ibuprofen or any of Cuprofen’s other ingredients, listed in the patient information leaflet.
Cuprofen tablets contain lactose. Do not take Cuprofen if you are sensitive to some sugars. Speak to your doctor for further advice.
Signs of allergic reaction include:
If you are pregnant, think you might be pregnant, or breastfeeding, speak to your doctor or midwife for advice before taking Cuprofen.
Do not take Cuprofen if you are in the last 3 months of pregnancy.
Ibuprofen is passed through breast milk in very small amounts. It is unlikely to cause harm in breastfed infants.
Inform our medical team of all medicines you are currently taking, including those prescribed by your doctor or bought over the counter, as well as health and herbal supplements.
Do not take Cuprofen tablets past the expiry date printed on the packaging. The date usually refers to the last day of the specified month. For example, “EXP: 05/25” refers to the 31st of May 2025.
Never throw away medicines via household or water waste as it can damage the environment. Take any unwanted or expired medicine to your local pharmacy and ask them to dispose it for you.
Always store medicines out of sight and reach from children and pets.
Never share your medicine with anybody else, even if they are experiencing the same symptoms or have been diagnosed with the same condition as you.
Avoid drinking alcohol while taking Cuprofen. Alcohol may increase your risk of side effects.
It is unlikely that Cuprofen will impact your ability to drive or operate machinery.
If you experience any side effects which might affect your concentration, such as dizziness, blurred vision or fatigue, do not drive or operate machinery until you feel safe to do so.
Cuprofen tablets does not affect hormonal contraceptive pills or the morning after pill.
Cuprofen can reduce fertility in women, though this effect is usually reversed once you stop taking it.
Yes, it is safe to take paracetamol and Cuprofen together.
However, you should not take Cuprofen alongside other NSAIDs.
If you are unsure whether you can take Cuprofen with any other medicines you are taking, speak to your doctor or a pharmacist.
Cuprofen may interact with certain antibiotics such as quinolone antibiotics (e.g. norfloxacine).
If you are taking antibiotics to treat an infection, speak to your doctor or a pharmacist before taking Cuprofen to ensure it is safe to take.
Yes. Cuprofen is a brand of ibuprofen.
Ibuprofen is available under a number of names including Neurofen and Anadin.
You should not take more than 3 Cuprofen tablets in any 24 hour period.
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