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Pain Relief Extra Strength by CVS Pharmacy

Medically reviewed on December 16, 2017

Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: ACETAMINOPHEN 500mg
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy
NDC Code: 59779-519

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.

CVS 44-519

Active ingredient (in each gelcap)

Acetaminophen 500 mg

Purpose

Pain reliever/fever reducer

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

Warnings

Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen. The maximum daily dose of this product is 6 gelcaps (3,000 mg) in 24 hours. Severe liver damage may occur if you take:

  • more than 4,000 mg of acetaminophen in 24 hours
  • 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
  • if you are allergic to acetaminophen or any of the inactive ingredients in this product
  • 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 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.

If pregnant or breast-feeding,

ask a health professional before use.

Keep out of reach of children.

In case of accidental overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) right away. Prompt medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs of symptoms.

Directions
  • do not take more than directed
  • adults and children 12 years and over
    • take 2 gelcaps every 6 hours while symptoms last
    • do not take more than 6 gelcaps in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor
    • do not take for more than 10 days unless directed by a doctor
  • children under 12 years: ask a doctor

Other information
  • store at 25ºC (77ºF); excursions permitted between 15º-30ºC (59º-86ºF)
  • avoid high humidity
  • see end flap for expiration date and lot number

Inactive ingredients

croscarmellose sodium, D&C red #33, FD&C blue #1, FD&C red #40, gelatin, hydroxypropyl cellulose, hypromellose, iron oxide black, iron oxide red, iron oxide yellow, polyethylene glycol, povidone, pregelatinized starch, propylene glycol, shellac glaze, stearic acid, titanium dioxide

Questions or comments?

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Compare to the active ingredient in Extra
Strength Tylenol® Rapid Release Gels*

Rapid Release Gelcaps

NDC 59779-519-20

EXTRA STRENGTH
Pain Relief
ACETAMINOPHEN, 500 mg
Pain reliever / Fever reducer
Aspirin free

225 GELCAPS

RAPID
RELEASE

Actual Size

TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF IMPRINTED SAFETY SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING

*This product is not manufactured or distributed by McNeil Consumer Healthcare, owner of the registered trademark Extra Strength Tylenol® Rapid Release Gels.    50844         ORG061551920

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CVS 44-519


PAIN RELIEF  EXTRA STRENGTH
acetaminophen tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-519
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ACETAMINOPHEN (ACETAMINOPHEN) ACETAMINOPHEN500 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM 
D&C RED NO. 33 
FD&C BLUE NO. 1 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
GELATIN 
HYDROXYPROPYL CELLULOSE (TYPE H) 
HYPROMELLOSES 
FERROSOFERRIC OXIDE 
FERRIC OXIDE YELLOW 
FERRIC OXIDE RED 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
POVIDONE 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
DIMETHICONE 
STEARIC ACID 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
Product Characteristics
ColorRED (and blue with grey band) Scoreno score
ShapeOVALSize19mm
FlavorImprint CodeL;5
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-519-081 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
124 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
2NDC:59779-519-121 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
2100 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
3NDC:59779-519-151 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
350 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
4NDC:59779-519-201 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
4225 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
5NDC:59779-519-291 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
5150 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
6NDC:59779-519-05400 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
7NDC:59779-519-89225 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart34305/10/2004
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867894MANUFACTURE(59779-519)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867837PACK(59779-519)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.967626305PACK(59779-519)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.038154464PACK(59779-519)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.868734088PACK(59779-519)

 
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