Revised SPCs: Brufen (ibuprofen) tablets (all strengths)

Source:
electronic Medicines Compendium - eMC
Publisher:
electronic Medicines compendium
Publication date:
18 December 2019

Abstract

SPCs now warn skin reactions, some fatal, including exfoliative dermatitis, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, and toxic epidermal necrolysis, have been reported very rarely with use of NSAIDs. Treatment should be stopped at first appearance of skin rash/mucosal lesions/ hypersensitivity.