The product labeling information includes all published material associated to a drug. Product labeling documents include information like generic names, active ingredients, ingredient strength dosage, routes of administration, appearance, usage, warnings, inactive ingredients, etc.
Otc - Active Ingredient
Active ingredient (per 5 mL teaspoonful)Acetaminophen 160 mg
Otc - Purpose
PurposePain Reliever/Fever Reducer
Indications & Usage
- Usestemporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to:headachemuscular achesbackacheminor pain of arthritisthe common coldtoothachepremenstrual and menstrual crampstemporarily reduces fever
- WarningsLiver Warning: This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if:adult takes more than 6 doses in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amountchild takes more than 5 doses in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amounttaken with other drugs containing acetaminophenadult has 3 or more alcoholic drinks everyday while using this productAllergy alert: acetaminophen may cause severe skin reactions. Symptoms may include:skin reddeningblistersrashIf 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.Ask a doctor before use if you have liver disease.Ask a doctor before use if you are taking the blood thinning drug warfarin.When using this product: Do not exceed recommended dose.Stop use and ask a doctor ifpain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days in adultspain gets worse or lasts more than 5 days in children under 12 yearsfever gets worse or lasts more than 3 daysnew symptoms occurredness or swelling is present. These could be signs of a serious condition.
Otc - Pregnancy Or Breast Feeding
If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use
Otc - Keep Out Of Reach Of Children
Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Paoison Control Center right away. Quick medical attention is critical for adults/children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.
Dosage & Administration
- Directionsdo not take more than directedfind dose in chart belowif possible, use weight to dose, otherwise use agedosage may be repeasted every 4 hours, or as directed by a doctordo not give more than 5 doses in 24 hours Weight (lbs) under 24 24-35 36-4748-59 60-71 72-95 over 95Age (years) under 2 2 to 3 4 to 5 6 to 8 9 to 10 11 12 to adultDosage Teaspoonful (tsp) consult Physician 1 tsp (5 mL) 1 1/2 tsp (7.5 mL) 2 tsp (10 mL) 2 1/2 tsp (12.5 mL) 3 tsp (15 mL) 4 tsp (20 mL)
Inactive ingredients: artificial and natural cherry flavor, citric acid, FD&C Red #40, methylparaben, polyethylene glycol, propylene glycol, propylparaben, purified water, sodium citrate, sucralose
* Please review the disclaimer below.