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Pain and Fever Childrens by CVS Pharmacy

Dosage form: suspension
Ingredients: ACETAMINOPHEN 160mg in 5mL
Labeler: CVS Pharmacy
NDC Code: 59779-785

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.

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each 5 mL)

Acetaminophen 160 mg

Purpose

Pain reliever/fever reducer

Uses
  • temporarily reduces fever
  • temporarily 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

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.

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 non-prescription). If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist.
  • if your child is allergic to acetaminophen or any of the inactive ingredients in this product

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 dosage (see overdose warning)

Stop use and ask a doctor if
  • new symptoms occur
  • redness or swelling is present
  • pain gets worse or lasts more than 5 days
  • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days

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 take more than directed (see overdose warning)
  • shake well before using
  • mL = milliliter
  • find right dose on chart below. If possible, use weight to dose; otherwise, use age.
  • use only the enclosed dosing cup designed for use with this product. Do not use any other dosing device.
  • if needed, repeat dose every 4 hours while symptoms last
  • do not give more than 5 times in 24 hours
  • do not give more than 5 days unless directed by a doctor
Weight (lb)Age (year)Dose (mL)*
 under 24 under 2 ask a doctor
 24-35 2-3 5 mL
 36-47 4-5 7.5 mL
 48-59 6-8 10 mL
 60-71 9-10 12.5 mL
 72-95 11 15 mL                   

*or as directed by a doctor

Other information
  • each 5 mL contains: sodium 2 mg
  • store between 20-25ºC (68-77ºF)
  • do not refrigerate
  • see bottom panel for lot number and expiration date

Inactive ingredients

anhydrous citric acid, butylparaben, carboxymethylcellulose sodium, flavor, glycerin, high fructose corn syrup, microcrystalline cellulose, propylene glycol, purified water, sodium benzoate, sorbitol, sucralose, xanthan gum

Questions or comments?

Call 1-877-753-3935 Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM EST

Principal Display Panel

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

Oral Suspension

Children's

Pain and Fever

Acetaminophen 160 mg/5 mL

Pain reliever; fever reducer

For Ages 2 to 11 Years

Free of: alcohol, aspirin, ibuprofen & gluten

DYE FREE

Grape flavor

FL OZ (mL)

**This product is not manufactured or distributed by McNeil Consumer Healthcare, distributor of Children's Tylenol® Oral Suspension

TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF CARTON IS OPENED OR IF PRINTED SAFETY SEAL AROUND BOTTLE OR UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING

Distributed by: CVS Pharmacy, Inc.

One CVS Drive, Woonsocket, RI 02895

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Product Label

CVS HEALTH Childrens Pain & Fever

PAIN AND FEVER  CHILDRENS
acetaminophen suspension
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:59779-785
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 
CARBOXYMETHYLCELLULOSE SODIUM 
GLYCERIN 
HIGH FRUCTOSE CORN SYRUP 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
PROPYLENE GLYCOL 
WATER 
SODIUM BENZOATE 
SORBITOL 
SUCRALOSE 
XANTHAN GUM 
Product Characteristics
Color    Score    
ShapeSize
FlavorGRAPEImprint Code
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:59779-785-081 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 BOX
1237 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart34308/31/2015
Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)

 
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Medically reviewed on Apr 18, 2017

Further information

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