Table 1

Ingredients of topical formulations containing ibuprofen 5%

Ibutop® gel

Ibutop® cream

Ibuprofen solution


Active ingredient

Ibuprofen 5%

Ibuprofen 5%

Ibuprofen 5%

Excipients

Dimethyl isosorbide

Sodium methyl hydroxybenzoate

Phosphate buffered saline (pH 7.4)

2-Propanol

Medium chain triglycerides

Poloxamer

Glycerol-monostearate

Medium chain triglycerides

Macrogol stearate 1500

Lavender oil

Macrogol stearate 5000

Orange blossom

Propylenglycol

Purified water

Xanthan gum

Purified water


Stahl et al. BMC Pharmacology 2011 11:12   doi:10.1186/1471-2210-11-12

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