Who Makes Ibuprofen?
Many people take ibuprofen (marketed under brand names such as Motrin®, Advil®, Genpril®, and Nuprin®) to relieve pain, swelling, and inflammation. This medication is thought to work by blocking the effects of prostaglandins, which are chemicals that cause pain and inflammation in the body.
Who makes this product? It depends, based on the ibuprofen product you are using. This medication comes in a number of forms and strengths, and is made by many companies, including:
- Bayer HealthCare
- Johnson & Johnson
- Pfizer, Inc.
(For more information, click Ibuprofen. This article offers a complete overview of the drug's benefits and effects, with details on dosing guidelines, possible side effects, and more.)