equate acetaminophen (acetaminophen 500 mg) Dailymed
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Active Ingredient (in Each Caplet)
Acetaminophen 500 mg
Pain reliever/fever reducer
â€¢temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to:
â€¢the common cold
â€¢minor pain of arthritis
â€¢premenstrual and menstrual cramps
â€¢temporarily reduces fever
Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if you take
â€¢more than 4,000 mg of acetaminophen in 24 hours
â€¢with other drugs containing acetaminophen
â€¢3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product
Allergy alert: Acetaminophen may cause severe skin reactions. Symptoms may include:
If a skin reaction occurs, stop use and seek medical help right away.
Do not use
â€¢with any other drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or nonprescription). If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist.
â€¢if you have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients
Ask a doctor before use if you have
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are
taking the blood thinning drug warfarin
Stop use and ask a doctor if
â€¢pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
â€¢fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
â€¢new symptoms occur
â€¢redness or swelling is present
These could be signs of a serious condition.
If pregnant or breast-feeding,
ask a health professional before use.
Keep out of reach of children.
Overdose warning: In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away (1-800-222-1222). Quick medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.
â€¢do not take more than directed (see overdose warning)
adults and children 12 years and over
â€¢take 2 caplets every 6 hours while symptoms last
â€¢do not take more than 6 caplets in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor
â€¢do not use for more than 10 days unless directed by a doctor
children under 12 years
ask a doctor
â€¢store at 20-25Â°C (68-77Â°F)
carnauba wax, corn starch*, croscarmellose sodium*, hypromellose, polyethylene glycol, povidone, pregelatinized starch, sodium starch glycolate*, stearic acid
*may contain one or more of these ingredients
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