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Table 1 Reported adverse events following ibuprofen administration

From: Prescribing patterns, indications and adverse events of ibuprofen in children: results from a national survey among Italian pediatricians

Adverse event N (%)
  (Total Number = 191)
Skin rash 40 (21)
Gastrointestinal bleeding 30 (15.7)
Epigastric pain 29 (15.1)
Abdominal pain 22 (11.5)
Nausea/Vomiting 21 (11)
Hypersensitivity 13 (6.8)
Acute kidney injury 6 (3.1)
Irritability 6 (3.1)
Diarrhea 5 (2.6)
Angioedema 4 (2.1)
Anemia 2 (1)
Liver damage 2 (1)
Dizziness 1 (0.5)
Insomnia 1 (0.5)
Bronchospasm 1 (0.5)
Non specified complicated infection 1 (0.5)
Pneumonia-associated empyema 1 (0.5)
Soft tissue infection during chickenpox 1 (0.5)
Leukopenia 1 (0.5)
Thrombocytopenia 1 (0.5)
Headache 1 (0.5)
Nasal bleeding 1 (0.5)
Disseminated intravascular coagulation 1 (0.5)