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ACETAMINOPHEN by FREDS, INC

Medically reviewed on Nov 14, 2017

Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: ACETAMINOPHEN 500mg
Labeler: FREDS, INC
NDC Code: 55315-101

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.

Fred's Extra Strength Pain Reliever Caplets

Active ingredient (in each caplet)

Acetaminophen 500 mg

Purposes

Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer

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

Warnings

Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen. The maximum daily dose of this product is 6 caplets (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

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: Taking more than the recommended dose (overdose) may cause liver damage. In the 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 take more than 10 days unless directed by a doctor

Children under 12 years: ask a doctor

Other information
  • Store at room temperature

Inactive ingredients

Hypromellose,Polyethylene Glycol, Povidone, Pregelatinized Starch, Sodium Starch Glycolate, Stearic Acid.

Questions?

If you have any questions or comments, or to report an adverse event, please contact (888) 876-6898.

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Extra Strength Pain Reliever
Acetaminophen

Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer

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100 Caplets, 500 mg Each

Compare To Extra Strength Tylenol®

ACETAMINOPHEN 
acetaminophen tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:55315-101
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ACETAMINOPHEN (ACETAMINOPHEN) ACETAMINOPHEN500 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
POVIDONE 
STARCH, CORN 
SODIUM STARCH GLYCOLATE TYPE A POTATO 
STEARIC ACID 
HYPROMELLOSES 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
Product Characteristics
ColorwhiteScoreno score
ShapeOVAL (Capsule shaped tablet) Size18mm
FlavorImprint CodeGPI;A5
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:55315-101-01100 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34305/10/201205/31/2019
Labeler - FREDS, INC (005866116)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Gemini Pharmaceuticals, Inc.055942270manufacture(55315-101)

 
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