Medicol® Advance contains Ibuprofen, which belongs to a group of medicines called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Like other NSAIDs, Ibuprofen works by changing the body’s chemical response to pain, inflammation and fever resulting in relief of symptoms of inflammation (e.g., swelling, redness) and relief.
Medicol® Advance is available in 2 dosages: 200mg and 400mg.
(Ibuprofen) Medicol® Advance is a medicine taken orally, used for the relief of symptoms of inflammation, minor aches and pains, and/or fever. If symptoms persist, consult your doctor.
Medicol® is available in Mercury Drug, Watsons, South Star Drug, and all leading drugstores and supermarkets nationwide.
Medicol® Advance 400 is Php11.00 per capsule (SRP) while Medicol® Advance 200 is Php6.00 per capsule (SRP).
Like other NSAIDs, the lowest effective dose of (Ibuprofen) Medicol® Advance 200 should be used for the shortest possible time. This medicine is given orally (by mouth) and may be taken with food or milk if stomach upset occurs.
Adults and Children above 12 years old - 1 softgel capsule with a glassful of water every 4 to 6 hours as needed, or as directed by a doctor.
Children under 12 years old - Consult a doctor before use.
Adults and children 12 years old and above:
One softgel capsule up to 3 times a day, as needed. Leave at least 4 hours between each dose. Alternatively, you may take one softgel capsule every 8 hours, as needed. Take no more than 3 softgel capsules (1,200 mg) in each 24-hour period.