Acetaminophen 500mg Extra-Strength Caplets 500-pk. up & up™
Health Concern: Headache, Fever, Muscle Pain
Health Facts: Contains Acetaminophen
I take one tablet a time, it takes about 45-50 minutes to stop pain. It did not give me any side effect.
Active Ingredient (in Each Caplet): Acetaminophen (500 mg). Inactive Ingredients: Carnauba Wax (Contains One or More of These Ingredients), Castor Oil (Contains One or More of These Ingredients), Corn Starch, FD&C Red 40 Aluminum Lake, Hypromellose, Magnesium Stearate, Polyethylene Glycol (Contains One or More of These Ingredients), Powdered Cellulose, Pregelatinized Starch, Propylene Glycol, Shellac, Sodium Starch Glycolate, Titanium Dioxide
Do not take more than directed (see overdose warning). Adults and Children 12 Years and Over: Take 2 caplets every 6 hours while symptoms last. Do not take more than 6 caplets in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor. Do not use for more than 10 days unless directed by a doctor. Children Under 12 Years: Ask a doctor. Store between 68-77 degrees F (20-25 degrees C).
Liver Warning: This product contains acetaminophen. The maximum daily dose of this product is 6 caplets (3,000 mg) in 24 hours. Severe liver damage may occur if you take more than 4,000 mg of acetaminophen in 24 hours; 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.); if you are allergic to acetaminophen or any of the inactive ingredients in this product. 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 pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days; fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days; new symptoms occur; 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: Taking more than the recommended dose (overdose) may cause liver damage. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. (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. Do not use if carton is opened or neck wrap or foil inner seal imprinted with Safety Seal is broken or missing.