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Definition of Ibuprofen

Ibuprofen: A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that is commonly used to treat pain, swelling, and fever. Common brand names of ibuprofen include Advil, Motrin, and Nuprin.

Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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Last Editorial Review: 3/19/2012

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