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People who take too much Motrin may have overdose symptoms that could include, but are not limited to:
  • Vomiting
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Dizziness
  • Excessive sleepiness
  • Coma.
If you happen to overdose, seek medical attention immediately.

Storage Methods

The medication should be stored at room temperature and kept in an airtight container.
Keep Motrin and all medications out of the reach of children.

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose of Motrin?

If you do not take your dose as scheduled, take your next dose as soon as you remember. If it is close to the next scheduled dose, skip the missed one and continue with normal dosing. Never take a double dose!


Motrin tablets, caplets, and oral suspension are available in several strengths.
Non-prescription strengths include:
  • Motrin 100 mg
  • Motrin 200 mg
  • Motrin 50 mg/1.25 mL oral solution -- 1.25 mL contains 50 mg of Motrin
  • Motrin 100 mg/5mL oral solution -- one teaspoon (5 mL) contains 125 mg of Motrin.
Prescription strengths include:


Besides being sold in prescription strengths, the medication is also sold as various non-prescription products. Some of these include:
  • Motrin IB
  • Children's Motrin
  • Children's Motrin Cold
  • Infants' Motrin
  • Junior Strength Motrin
  • Motrin Cold and Sinus
  • Motrin Migraine Pain.
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