Tylenol Extra Strength Caplets Overview
For effective relief of:
- Aches and Pain
- FeverUses: Tylenol Extra Strength temporarily relieves mild to moderate headache pain. Reduces fever.Directions:
Do not take more than directed (see liver warnings).
Adults and children 12 years and older:
- Take 1 tablet every 4-6 hours
- If pain or fever does not improve after 1 tablet, take 2 tablets at next
- Do not take more than 4000 mg (8 tablets) in 24 hours.
Medicinal ingredients (each tablet contains) Purpose Acetaminophen 500 mg Pain reliever, fever reducer
Non-medicinal ingredients: Carnauba wax, cellulose, corn starch, FD&C red no. 40 aluminum lake, FD&C yellow no. 6 aluminum lake, hypromellose, iron oxide black, magnesium stearate, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate 80, propylene glycol, sodium starch glycolate, sucralose, titanium dioxide, water.
Warnings: Liver warning: Acetaminophen may cause severe or possibly fatal liver damage if you take:
- more than the recommended dose in 24 hours
- with other drugs containing acetaminophen
- while drinking 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day.
Symptoms of liver damage may include:
- yellow skin or eyes
- dark urine
- stomach pain
- unusual tiredness
- loss of appetite
Allergy alert: Acetaminophen may cause serious skin reactions. Symptoms may include:
- skin reddening
If any of these symptoms occur, stop use and seek medical help right away.
Do not use
- with any other drug containing acetaminophen
- if allergic to acetaminophen or any other ingredient in this product. If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist.
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you
- have liver or kidney disease
- take the blood-thinning drug warfarin
- are pregnant or breastfeeding
Stop use and ask a doctor if
- pain lasts for more than 5 days
- fever lasts for more than 3 days
- existing pain or fever worsen or if new symptoms appear.
KEEP OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN. This package contains enough drug to seriously harm a child.
In Case of Overdose: Call a Poison Control Centre or doctor immediately. Quick medical attention is critical even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.
24 Caplets, 500mg Each