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ACETAMINOPHEN EXTRA STRENGTH
acetaminophen tablet, coated
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In case of accidental overdose, contact a doctor or Poison Control Center immediately. Prompt medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.
Temporary relief of minor aches and pains associated with: common cold, headache, toothache, muscular aches, backache, arthritis, menstrual cramps, and reduction in fever.
Liver Warning:This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if you take:
-more than 8 caplets in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount
-with other drugs containing acetaminophen
-3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product
Do not use with any other drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or nonprescription). If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist.
Ask a doctor before use if you have liver disease
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking the blood thinning drug warfarin
Stop use and ask a doctor if:
-Symptoms do not improve
-Pain gets worse or lasts for more than 10 days
-Fever gets worse or lasts for more than 3 days
-New symptoms occur
-Redness or swelling is present
-A rare sensitivity reaction occurs
-You may report side effects to 1-888-952-0050
If pregnant of breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.
Do not exceed recommended dosage.
Adults and children 12 years of age and older: Take 2 caplets every 4 to 6 hours as needed. Do not take more than 8 caplets in 24 hours.
Children under 12 years of age: Do not use this extra strength product. This will provide more than the recommended dose (overdose) and could cause serious health problems.
Corn Starch, Hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, Pregelatinized Starch, Propylene Glycol, Stearic Acid, Titanium Dioxide. May contain povidone and sodium starch glycolates.
Revised: 09/2010 New World Imports, Inc
Reproduced with permission of U.S. National Library of Medicine
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