Though Nurofen is a suitable solution for many types of pain, and is as well tolerated as paracetamol when used according to the pack directions, there are some occasions where it may not be suitable for you or where you should ask your doctor before using it. These instances include certain stages of pregnancy, and in the case of allergies, asthma, heart problems or stomach ulcers.
For detailed information on whether you should take Nurofen, and how to take Nurofen, please refer to the pages below and our Advice on Use page.
Do not use if you have a stomach ulcer.
Always read the label. Use only as directed. Incorrect use could be harmful.
If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
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prescribe. In all health related matters please contact your doctor.