Medique® Extra Strength APAP

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Product Information

High potency, aspirin-free relief from pain and discomfort associated with colds, arthritis, headache, muscle ache, menstrual cramps and fever

  • Easy-to-swallow, coated tablets
  • Unit dose, tamper-evident dual layer foil packets
  • Spanish labeling where possible
 

Each tablet contains:
Acetaminophen 500mg

 

Available in the following package sizes:
*500 (250 x 2's) - Item 17513
250 (125 x 2's) - Item 17548
100 (150 x 2's) - Item 17533
24 (12 x 2's) - Item 17564 for commissaries
*MediBucks Point Value = 30

 

 

Drug Facts Information

Ingredients

Active ingredient (in each tablet): Acetaminophen 500mg
Purpose: Pain reliever/fever reducer


Inactive ingredients*
corn starch, hypromellose, maltodextrin*, microcrystalline cellulose*, polyethylene glycol, povidone*, pregelatinized starch*, sodium starch glycolate*, stearic acid, titanium dioxide*

*may contain

Uses

For the temporary relief of minor aches and pains associated with
headache
muscular aches
minor arthritis pain
common cold
toothache
menstrual cramps

For the reduction of fever.

Warnings

Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if you take:
more than 8 tablets 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

Allergy alert: Acetaminophen may cause severe skin reactions.
Symptoms may include:
skin reddening
blisters
rash
If a skin reaction occurs, stop use and seek medical help right away.


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.
for more than 10 days for pain unless directed by a doctor
for more than 3 days for fever unless directed by a doctor


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 using and ask a doctor if
symptoms do not improve
new symptoms occur
pain or fever persists or gets worse
redness or swelling is present


Keep out of reach of children. In case of accidental overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Prompt medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

Directions

■ do not use more than directed

Adults and children: (12 years and older) Take 2 tablets every 4 to 6 hours as needed. Do not take more than 8 tablets in 24 hours.

Children under 12 years: Do not give this adult strength product to children under 12 years of age; this will provide more than the recommended dose (overdose) and may cause liver damage.

Other Information

store at room temperature 59º-86ºF (15º-30ºC)
tamper-evident sealed packets
do not use any opened or torn packets

 

Questions? Please contact us at 1-800-634-7680

Medique Products takes great care to ensure that the product you take is completely safe. This website contains current product information as of 9/1/17 and may differ from the information on the product packaging you may have.

 

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