ACETAMINOPHEN PAIN RELIEVER/FEVER REDUCER
acetaminophen suppository Physicians Total Care, Inc.
Active ingredient (in each rectal suppository)
Acetaminophen 650 mg
Pain reliever/fever reducer
relieves minor aches, pains, and headache
This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if
an adult or child 12 years and older takes more than 6 doses in 24 hours,
which is the maximum daily amount
taken with other drugs containing acetaminophen
an adult takes 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this
For rectal use only
Do not use
in children under 12 years
if you are allergic to acetaminophen
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
you are taking the blood thinning drug warfarin
Stop use and ask a doctor if
fever lasts more than 3 days (72 hours), or recurs.
pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days.
new symptoms occur.
redness or swelling is present in the painful area.
These may be signs of a serious condition.
If pregnant or breast-feeding,
ask a health professional before use.
Keep out of reach of children.
If swallowed or in case of overdose, get medical help or contact
a Poison Control Center right away. (1-800-222-1222) Quick medical attention is
critical in case of overdose for adults and for children even if you do not
notice any signs or symptoms.
do not use more than directed
carefully insert suppository well up into the rectum
adults and children 12 years and older:
1 suppository every 4 to 6 hours while symptoms last
do not exceed 6 suppositories in any 24 hour period
children under 12 years: ask a doctor
tamper-evident: suppositories are individually wrapped. Do not use if
printed wrapper is opened or damaged.