Excedrin Extra Strength (acetaminophen 250 mg aspirin 250 mg caffeine 65 mg) Dailymed
Generic: acetaminophen, aspirin, caffeine
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Active Ingredients (in Each Caplet)
Acetaminophen 250 mg
Aspirin 250 mg (NSAID*)
Caffeine 65 mg
Pain reliever aid *nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug
â€˘ temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to: â€˘ headache â€˘ a cold â€˘ arthritis â€˘ muscular achesÂ â€˘ toothache â€˘ premenstrual & menstrual cramps
Reyeâ€™s syndrome: Children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox or flu-like symptoms should not use this product. When using this product, if changes in behavior with nausea and vomiting occur, consult a doctor because these symptoms could be an early sign of Reyeâ€™s syndrome, a rare but serious illness.
Allergy alert: Acetaminophen may cause severe skin reactions. Symptoms may include: â€˘ skin reddening â€˘ bulers â€˘ rash
If a skin reaction occurs, stop use and seek medical help right away.
Allergy alert: Aspirin may cause a severe allergic reaction which may include: â€˘ hives â€˘ facial swelling â€˘ asthma (wheezing) â€˘ shock Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if you take â€˘ more than 8 caplets in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount â€˘ with other drugs containing acetaminophen â€˘ 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product
Stomach bleeding warning: This product contains an NSAID, which may cause severe stomach bleeding. The chance is higher if you â€˘ are age 60 or older â€˘ have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems â€˘ take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug â€˘ take other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs (aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others) â€˘ have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product â€˘ take more or for a longer time than directed Caffeine warning: The recommended dose of this product contains about as much caffeine as a cup of coffee. Limit the use of caffeine-containing medications, foods, or beverages while taking this product because too much caffeine may cause nervousness, irritability, sleeplessness, and, occasionally, rapid heart beat.
Do not use
â€˘ if you have ever had an allergic reaction to acetaminophen, aspirinÂ or any other pain reliever/fever reducer â€˘ with any other drug containing acetaminophen (prescription orÂ nonprescription). If you are not sure whether a drug containsÂ acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist
Ask a doctor before use if
â€˘ you have liver disease â€˘ stomach bleeding warning applies to you â€˘ you have a history of stomach problems, such as heartburn â€˘ you have high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis, or kidney disease â€˘ you are taking a diuretic â€˘ you have asthma
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if
you are taking â€˘ a prescription drug for diabetes, gout, or arthritis â€˘ any other drug, or are under a doctorâ€™s care for any serious condition
Stop use and ask a doctor if
â€˘ an allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away.
â€˘ you experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding: â€˘ feel faint â€˘ vomit blood â€˘ have bloody or black stools â€˘ have stomach pain that does not get better
â€˘ ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs
â€˘ painful area is red or swollen
â€˘ pain gets worse or lasts for more than 10 days
â€˘ fever gets worse or lasts for more than 3 days
â€˘ any new symptoms occur
These could be signs of a serious condition
If pregnant or breast-feeding,
ask a health care professional before use. It isÂ especially important not to use aspirin during the last 3 months of pregnancyÂ unless definitely directed to do so by a doctor because it may cause problems inÂ the unborn child or complications during delivery.
Keep out of reach of children.
In case of overdose, get medical help or contact aÂ Poison Control Center right away. Quick medical attention is critical for adults asÂ well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.
do not use more than directedÂ â€˘ drink a full glass of water with each doseÂ â€˘ adults and children 12 years of age and over: take 2 caplets every 6 hours; notÂ more than 8 caplets in 24 hoursÂ â€˘ under 12 years: ask a doctor
â€˘ store at 20Â°-25Â°C (68Â°-77Â°F) â€˘ read all product information before using. Keep this carton for important information.
benzoic acid, carnauba wax, FD&C blue #1, hypromellose, light mineral oil, low-substituted hydroxypropyl cellulose, microcrystalline cellulose, polysorbate 20, povidone, propylene glycol, simethicone, sorbitan monolaurate, stearic acid, titanium dioxide
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Packaged and Distributed by Navajo Mfg. Co. Inc. with permission of GSK Consumer Healthcare GSK Consumer Healthcare , Warren, NJ 07059 Â©2021 GSK group of companies or its licensor. All rights reserved. (800) 468-7746 Visit us at www.excedrin.com
The Excedrin trademark is owned by or licensed to the group of GSK companies The Handy Solutions trademark is owned by Navajo Manufacturing Company Inc.
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