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TYLENOL Extra Strength by Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division

Medically reviewed on January 30, 2018

Dosage form: tablet, film coated
Ingredients: Acetaminophen 500mg
Labeler: Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division
NDC Code: 50580-449

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.

TYLENOL Extra Strength

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each caplet)

Acetaminophen 500 mg

Purpose

Pain reliever/fever reducer

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

Warnings

Liver warning

This product contains acetaminophen. 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
  • 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

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.

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 6 hours while symptoms last
  • do not take more than 6 caplets in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor
  • do not use for more than 10 days unless directed by a doctor
children under 12 yearsask a doctor

Other information
  • store between 20-25°C (68-77°F)
  • do not use if carton is opened or neck wrap or foil inner seal imprinted with "TYLENOL" is broken or missing

Inactive ingredients

carnauba wax, corn starch1, FD&C red no. 40 aluminum lake, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, modified starch1, polyethylene glycol1, powdered cellulose, pregelatinized starch, propylene glycol, shellac, sodium starch glycolate, titanium dioxide


contains one or more of these ingredients

Questions or comments?

call 1-877-895-3665 (toll-free) or 215-273-8755 (collect)

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

NDC 50580-449-05

TYLENOL®
FOR ADULTS

Acetaminophen
Pain Reliever
Fever Reducer

Extra Strength

Actual Size

24 Caplets
500 mg each

TYLENOL EXTRA STRENGTH 
acetaminophen tablet, film coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:50580-449
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Acetaminophen (Acetaminophen) Acetaminophen500 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
carnauba wax 
starch, corn 
FD&C red no. 40 
aluminum oxide 
hypromellose, unspecified 
magnesium stearate 
polyethylene glycol, unspecified 
powdered cellulose 
propylene glycol 
shellac 
sodium starch glycolate type A potato 
titanium dioxide 
Product Characteristics
ColorWHITEScoreno score
ShapeOVALSize19mm
FlavorImprint CodeTYLENOL;500
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:50580-449-001 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
1125 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
2NDC:50580-449-051 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
224 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
3NDC:50580-449-082 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 POUCH
4NDC:50580-449-091 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
4100 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
5NDC:50580-449-1050 POUCH in 1 TRAY
5NDC:50580-449-082 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 POUCH
6NDC:50580-449-1150 POUCH in 1 TRAY
6NDC:50580-449-082 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 POUCH
7NDC:50580-449-133 POUCH in 1 CARTON
7NDC:50580-449-082 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 POUCH
8NDC:50580-449-142 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 POUCH
9NDC:50580-449-1510 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 VIAL, PLASTIC
10NDC:50580-449-231 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
10150 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
11NDC:50580-449-311 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
1136 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
12NDC:50580-449-34325 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
13NDC:50580-449-351 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
1324 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
14NDC:50580-449-361 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
14100 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
15NDC:50580-449-611 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON
15225 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
16NDC:50580-449-62325 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
17NDC:50580-449-842 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 POUCH
18NDC:50580-449-8550 POUCH in 1 TRAY
18NDC:50580-449-842 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 POUCH
19NDC:50580-449-8650 POUCH in 1 TRAY
19NDC:50580-449-842 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 POUCH
20NDC:50580-449-873 POUCH in 1 CARTON
20NDC:50580-449-842 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 POUCH
21NDC:50580-449-1212 VIAL, PLASTIC in 1 PACKAGE
2110 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 VIAL, PLASTIC
22NDC:50580-449-961 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
2250 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart34308/19/1984
Labeler - Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division (878046358)

 
Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division

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