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EXCEDRIN MIGRAINE by Jones Contract Packaging Services

Medically reviewed on January 25, 2018

Dosage form: tablet, film coated
Ingredients: ACETAMINOPHEN 250mg, ASPIRIN 250mg, CAFFEINE 65mg
Labeler: Jones Contract Packaging Services
NDC Code: 67414-239

Disclaimer: Most OTC drugs are not reviewed and approved by FDA, however they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

Excedrin Migraine

Active ingredients (in each caplet)

Acetaminophen 250 mg
Aspirin 250 mg (NSAID*)
Caffeine 65 mg

* nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

​Purposes

Pain reliever
Pain reliever
Pain reliever aid

Use
  • treats migraine

Warnings

Reye’s syndrome: Children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox or flu-like symptoms should not use this product. When using this product, if changes in behavior with nausea and vomiting occur, consult a doctor because these symptoms could be an early sign of Reye’s syndrome, a rare but serious illness.

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.

Allergy alert: Aspirin may cause a severe allergic reaction which may include:

  • hives
  • facial swelling
  • asthma (wheezing)
  • shock

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

  • more than 2 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

Stomach bleeding warning: This product contains an NSAID, which may cause severe stomach bleeding. The chance is higher if you

  • are age 60 or older
  • have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
  • take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
  • take other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs (aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others)
  • have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product
  • take more or for a longer time than directed

Caffeine warning: The recommended dose of this product contains about as much caffeine as a cup of coffee. Limit the use of caffeine-containing medications, foods, or beverages while taking this product because too much caffeine may cause nervousness, irritability, sleeplessness, and, occasionally, rapid heart beat.

Do not use
  • if you have ever had an allergic reaction to acetaminophen, aspirin or any other pain reliever/fever reducer
  • 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 doctor before use if
  • you have never had migraines diagnosed by a health professional
  • you have a headache that is different from your usual migraines
  • you have the worst headache of your life
  • you have fever and stiff neck
  • you have headaches beginning after or caused by head injury, exertion, coughing or bending
  • you experienced your first headache after the age of 50
  • you have daily headaches
  • you have a migraine so severe as to require bed rest
  • you have liver disease
  • stomach bleeding warning applies to you
  • you have a history of stomach problems, such as heartburn
  • you have high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis, or kidney disease
  • you are taking a diuretic
  • you have asthma
  • you have problems or serious side effects from taking pain relievers or fever reducers
  • you have vomiting with your migraine headache

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are
  • taking a prescription drug for:
    • diabetes
    • gout
    • arthritis
  • under a doctor’s care for any serious condition
  • taking any other drug
  • taking any other product that contains aspirin, acetaminophen, or any other pain reliever/fever reducer

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • an allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away.
  • you experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding:
    • feel faint
    • vomit blood
    • have bloody or black stools
    • have stomach pain that does not get better
  • your migraine is not relieved or worsens after first dose
  • new or unexpected symptoms occur
  • ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs

If pregnant or breast-feeding

ask a health professional before use. It is especially important not to use aspirin during the last 3 months of pregnancy unless definitely directed to do so by a doctor because it may cause problems in the unborn child or complications during delivery.

Keep out of reach of children

In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. 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 use more than directed
  • adults: take 2 caplets with a glass of water
  • if symptoms persist or worsen, ask your doctor
  • do not take more than 2 caplets in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor
  • under 18 years of age: ask a doctor

Other information
  • store at controlled room temperature 20°-25°C (68°-77°F)
  • close cap tightly after use
  • read all product information before using. Keep this box for important information.

Inactive Ingredients

benzoic acid, carnauba wax, FD&C blue #1, hydroxypropylcellulose, hypromellose, light mineral oil, microcrystalline cellulose, polysorbate 20, povidone, propylene glycol, simethicone emulsion, sorbitan monolaurate, stearic acid, titanium dioxide

Questions or comments?

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Package Labeling

EXCEDRIN  MIGRAINE
acetaminophen, aspirin (nsaid) and caffeine tablet, film coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:67414-239
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ACETAMINOPHEN (ACETAMINOPHEN) ACETAMINOPHEN250 mg
ASPIRIN (ASPIRIN) ASPIRIN250 mg
CAFFEINE (CAFFEINE) CAFFEINE65 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
BENZOIC ACID 
CARNAUBA WAX 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
HYDROXYPROPYL CELLULOSE (TYPE H) 
HYPROMELLOSES 
LIGHT MINERAL OIL 
POLYSORBATE 20 
POVIDONES 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
SORBITAN MONOLAURATE 
STEARIC ACID 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
Product Characteristics
Colorwhite (White) Scoreno score
ShapeCAPSULE (Capsule shaped tablet) Size18mm
FlavorImprint CodeE
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:67414-239-022000 POUCH in 1 BOX
12 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 POUCH
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34301/24/2018
Labeler - Jones Contract Packaging Services (243697187)
Registrant - Jones Contract Packaging Services (243697187)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Novartis Consumer Health, Inc.129836151manufacture(67414-239)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Jones Contract Packaging Services243697187pack(67414-239)

 
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