(noun) A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatorymedication, C13H18O2, usedespeciallyin the treatment of arthritis and commonlytaken for itsanalgesic and antipyreticproperties.
(noun) a drug, isobutylphenylpropionic acid, that relieves pain and reduces inflammation: used to treat arthritis and muscular strains. Formula: C13H18O2
Use "ibuprofen" in a sentence
"Do this a couple of hundred times with a fish almost as big as you on the other end of the line, and you start wondering how much ibuprofen is on board."
"And I've only taken one of the Lortab, as ibuprofen is controlling the pain, mostly, even though it does a number on my stomach (and me and pain meds have an ugly history I do not want to see replayed)."
"Today my own joints are more interested in ibuprofen and capsaicin cream than cannabis -- although, come to think of it, I do support medical marijuana."