NDC 63941-336 Acetaminophen - Apap 8 Hour
Acetaminophen Tablet, Film Coated, Extended Release Oral

Product Information

Product Code63941-336
Proprietary Name What is the Proprietary Name?
The proprietary name also known as the trade name is the name of the product chosen by the medication labeler for marketing purposes.
Acetaminophen - Apap 8 Hour
Non-Proprietary Name What is the Non-Proprietary Name?
The non-proprietary name is sometimes called the generic name. The generic name usually includes the active ingredient(s) of the product.
Acetaminophen
Product Type What kind of product is this?
Indicates the type of product, such as Human Prescription Drug or Human Over the Counter Drug. This data element matches the “Document Type” field of the Structured Product Listing.
Human Otc Drug
Dosage FormTablet, Film Coated, Extended Release - A solid dosage form that contains medicinal substances with or without suitable diluents and is coated with a thin layer of a water-insoluble or water-soluble polymer; the tablet is formulated in such manner as to make the contained medicament available over an extended period of time following ingestion.
Administration Route(s) What are the Administration Route(s)?
The translation of the route code submitted by the firm, indicating route of administration.
  • Oral - Administration to or by way of the mouth.
Product Labeler Information What is the Labeler Name?
Name of Company corresponding to the labeler code segment of the Product NDC.
Valu Merchandisers Company
Labeler Code63941
FDA Application Number What is the FDA Application Number?
This corresponds to the NDA, ANDA, or BLA number reported by the labeler for products which have the corresponding Marketing Category designated. If the designated Marketing Category is OTC Monograph Final or OTC Monograph Not Final, then the Application number will be the CFR citation corresponding to the appropriate Monograph (e.g. “part 341”). For unapproved drugs, this field will be null.
ANDA076200
Marketing Category What is the Marketing Category?
Product types are broken down into several potential Marketing Categories, such as NDA/ANDA/BLA, OTC Monograph, or Unapproved Drug. One and only one Marketing Category may be chosen for a product, not all marketing categories are available to all product types. Currently, only final marketed product categories are included. The complete list of codes and translations can be found at www.fda.gov/edrls under Structured Product Labeling Resources.
ANDA - A product marketed under an approved Abbreviated New Drug Application.
Start Marketing Date What is the Start Marketing Date?
This is the date that the labeler indicates was the start of its marketing of the drug product.
04-30-2002
Listing Expiration Date What is the Listing Expiration Date?
This is the date when the listing record will expire if not updated or certified by the product labeler.
12-31-2022
Exclude Flag What is the NDC Exclude Flag?
This field indicates whether the product has been removed/excluded from the NDC Directory for failure to respond to FDA"s requests for correction to deficient or non-compliant submissions ("Y"), or because the listing certification is expired ("E"), or because the listing data was inactivated by FDA ("I"). Values = "Y", "N", "E", or "I".
N
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Usage Information


Product Characteristics

Color(s)WHITE (C48325)
ShapeOVAL (C48345)
Size(s)19 MM
Imprint(s)COR116
Score1

Product Packages

NDC 63941-336-50

Package Description: 50 TABLET, FILM COATED, EXTENDED RELEASE in 1 BOTTLE

Product Details

Acetaminophen - Apap 8 Hour is a human over the counter drug product labeled by Valu Merchandisers Company. The generic name of Acetaminophen - Apap 8 Hour is acetaminophen. The product's dosage form is tablet, film coated, extended release and is administered via oral form.


What are Acetaminophen - Apap 8 Hour Active Ingredients?

The following is the list of active ingredients in this product. An active ingredient is the substance responsible for the medicinal effects of a product specified by the substance's molecular structure or if the molecular structure is not known, defined by an unambiguous definition that identifies the substance. Each active ingredient name is the preferred term of the UNII code submitted.


NDC to RxNorm Crosswalk

What is RxNorm? RxNorm is a normalized naming system for generic and branded drugs that assigns unique concept identifier(s) known as RxCUIs to NDC products.The NDC to RxNorm Crosswalk for this produdct code indicates a single concept unique identifier (RXCUI) is associated with this product:


Inactive Ingredient(s)

The inactive ingredients are all the component of a medicinal product OTHER than the active ingredient(s). The acronym "UNII" stands for “Unique Ingredient Identifier” and is used to identify each inactive ingredient present in a product.

  • CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM (UNII: M28OL1HH48)
  • HYPROMELLOSE, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)
  • MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)
  • MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)
  • POVIDONE, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: FZ989GH94E)
  • STARCH, CORN (UNII: O8232NY3SJ)
  • PROPYLENE GLYCOL (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)
  • SODIUM LAURYL SULFATE (UNII: 368GB5141J)
  • STEARIC ACID (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)
  • TITANIUM DIOXIDE (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)


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Patient Education

Acetaminophen

Acetaminophen is pronounced as (a set a mee' noe fen)

Why is acetaminophen medication prescribed?
Acetaminophen is used to relieve mild to moderate pain from headaches, muscle aches, menstrual periods, colds and sore throats, toothaches, backaches, and reactions to va...
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Acetaminophen - Apap 8 Hour Labeling and Warnings

FDA filings in the form of structured product labels are documents that include all published material associated whith this product. Product label information includes data like indications and usage generic names, contraindications, active ingredients, strength dosage, routes of administration, appearance, usage, warnings, inactive ingredients, etc.

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Drug Facts

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.

    PROUDLY DISTRIBUTED BY:
    VALU MERCHANDISERS, CO.
    5000 KANSAS AVE
    KANSAS CITY, KS 66106


Active Ingredient (In Each Caplet)



Acetaminophen USP, 650 mg


Purpose



Pain reliever/fever reducer


Uses



  • temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to:
    • muscular aches
    • backache
    • minor pain of arthritis
    • toothache
    • premenstrual and menstrual cramps
    • headache
    • the common cold
    • temporarily reduces fever

Liver Warning



This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if you take

  • more than 6 caplets 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

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.

Otc - Ask Doctor



Ask a doctor before use if you have liver disease.


Otc - Ask Doctor/Pharmacist



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.


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.


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.


Directions



  • do not take more than directed (see overdose warning)
  • adults and children 12 years and over
    • take 2 caplets every 8 hours with water
    • swallow whole; do not crush, chew, split or dissolve
    • do not take more than 6 caplets in 24 hours
    • do not use for more than 10 days unless directed by a doctor
    children under 12 years
    • do not use

Other Information



  • store at 20 - 25° C (68 - 77° F). Avoid excessive heat 40° C (104° F).
  • see end panel for batch number and expiration date
  • TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF IMPRINTED SEAL IS BROKEN OR MISSING FROM BOTTLE.

Inactive Ingredients



croscarmellose sodium, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, povidone, pregelatinized starch, propylene glycol, sodium lauryl sulfate, stearic acid, titanium dioxide


Questions?



call 1-800-406-7984


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ACTUAL SIZE

Last up to 8 Hours
Use Only as Directed.
ACETAMINOPHEN
Extended-release Tablets USP, 650 mg
Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer
For Up to 8 Hours Relief of Minor Muscle Aches & Pain
50 CAPLETS*
(*CAPSULE-SHAPED TABLETS)
DO NOT USE WITH OTHER MEDICINES CONTAINING ACETAMINOPHEN


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