Over 30 years of studies and use have shown that Advil, when used as directed, is effective at relieving pain. As with all medicines however, some side effects may occur. The risk of side effects may be minimised by using this medicine for the shortest duration necessary to control pain or fever.
Prior to taking Advil, read the instructions on pack, and/or consult your doctor. Please note that Advil is only indicated for short-term use.
You should stop use of Advil and consult a doctor if pain or fever worsens or lasts for more than a few days.