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pain relief childrens by CVS Pharmacy

Medically reviewed on December 19, 2017

Dosage form: suspension
Ingredients: ACETAMINOPHEN 160mg in 5mL
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy
NDC Code: 59779-175

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 Pharmacy, Inc. Children’s Pain & Fever Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each 5 mL = 1 teaspoonful)

Acetaminophen 160 mg

Purpose

Pain reliever/fever reducer

Uses

temporarily:

reduces fever
relieves minor aches and pains due to:
the common cold
flu
headache
sore throat
toothache

Warnings

Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if your child takes

more than 5 doses in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount
with other drugs containing acetaminophen

Sore throat warning: If sore throat is severe, persists for more than 2 days, is accompanied or followed by fever, headache, rash, nausea, or vomiting, consult a doctor promptly.

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 your child has ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients

Ask a doctor before use if your child has

liver disease

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if your child is

taking the blood thinning drug warfarin

When using this product

do not exceed recommended dose (see overdose warning)

Stop use and ask a doctor if
pain gets worse or lasts more than 5 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.

Keep out of reach of children.

Overdose warning: Taking more than the recommended dose (overdose) may cause liver damage. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. (1-800-222-1222) Quick medical attention is critical even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.

Directions
this product does not contain directions or complete warnings for adult use
do not give more than directed (see overdose warning)
shake well before using
mL = milliliter; tsp = teaspoonful
find right dose on chart. If possible, use weight to dose; otherwise, use age.
remove the child protective cap and squeeze your child’s dose into the dosing cup
repeat dose every 4 hours while symptoms last
do not give more than 5 times in 24 hours

Weight(lb)

Age(yr)

Dose (mL or tsp)*

under 24

under 2 years

ask a doctor

24-35

2–3 years

5 mL (1 tsp)

36–47

4–5 years

7.5 mL ( 1 ½ tsp)

48–59

6–8 years

10 mL (2 tsp)

60-71

9–10 years

12.5 mL (2 ½ tsp)

72-95

11 years

15 mL (3 tsp)

 
*or as directed by a doctor

Attention: use only enclosed dosing cup specifically designed for use with this product. Do not use any other dosing device.

Other information
each teaspoon contains: sodium 3 mg
store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)
do not use if printed neckband is broken or missing

Inactive ingredients

anhydrous citric acid, butylparaben, calcium sulfate, carrageenan, FD&C red #40, flavor, glycerin, high fructose corn syrup, hydroxyethyl cellulose, microcrystalline cellulose and carboxymethylcellulose sodium, propylene glycol, purified water, sodium benzoate, sorbitol solution, tribasic sodium phosphate

Questions or comments?

1-800-719-9260

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Compare to the active ingredient in Children’s Tylenol® Oral Suspension

See New Warnings Information

Children’s

PAIN RELIEF

SUSPENSION LIQUID

FEVER REDUCER – PAIN RELIEVER

ACETAMINOPHEN

Cherry Flavor

For Ages 2 to 11

4 FL OZ (118 mL)

80 mg per ½ teaspoon (160 mg per 5mL)

PAIN RELIEF  CHILDRENS
acetaminophen suspension
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-175
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ACETAMINOPHEN (ACETAMINOPHEN) ACETAMINOPHEN160 mg  in 5 mL
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
ANHYDROUS CITRIC ACID 
BUTYLPARABEN 
CALCIUM SULFATE 
CARRAGEENAN 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
GLYCERIN 
HIGH FRUCTOSE CORN SYRUP 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
CARBOXYMETHYLCELLULOSE SODIUM 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
WATER 
SODIUM BENZOATE 
SORBITOL 
SODIUM PHOSPHATE, TRIBASIC 
Product Characteristics
ColorRED (opaque) Score    
ShapeSize
FlavorCHERRYImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-175-261 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
1118 mL in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34310/22/1993
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)

 
CVS Pharmacy

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