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Tension Headache Relief by FRED'S, INC.

Medically reviewed on November 8, 2017

Dosage form: tablet, film coated
Ingredients: ACETAMINOPHEN 500mg, CAFFEINE 65mg
Labeler: FRED'S, INC.
NDC Code: 55315-428

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.

Freds Pharmacy 44-428

Active ingredients (in each caplet)

Acetaminophen 500 mg
(formulated with 65 mg caffeine)

Purpose

Pain reliever

Uses
  • temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to:
    • headache
    • muscular aches 

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:

  • blisters
  • rash
  • skin reddening

If a skin reaction occurs, stop use and seek medical help right away.

Caffeine warning: The recommended dose of this product contains about as much caffeine as a cup of coffee. Limit the use of caffeine-containing medications, foods, or beverages while taking this product because too much caffeine may cause nervousness, irritability, sleeplessness, and, occasionally, rapid heartbeat.

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

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 for more than 10 days
  • new symptoms occur
  • fever gets worse or lasts for more than 3 days
  • painful area is red or swollen

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 or symptoms.

Directions
  • do not use more than directed
  • adults and children 12 years and over: take 2 caplets every 6 hours. Do not take more than 6 caplets in 24 hours.
  • children under 12 years: ask a doctor

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

Inactive ingredients

corn starch, crospovidone, D&C red #27 aluminum lake, FD&C blue #2 aluminum lake, FD&C yellow #6 aluminum lake, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol, povidone, sodium starch glycolate, stearic acid, talc, titanium dioxide 

Questions or comments?

 1-800-426-9391

Principal Display Panel

Fred's
Pharmacy

NDC 55315-428-08

Compare to the active ingredients in:
Excedrin® Tension Headache*

TENSION
HEADACHE RELIEF
Acetaminophen
500 mg, Caffeine 65 mg
Pain Reliever

Aspirin Free

24 CAPLETS

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

*This product is not manufactured or distributed by GSK group of companies, owner of the registered trademark Excedrin® Tension Headache.

50844   REV0417A42808

DISTRIBUTED BY: fred's, Inc.
4300 NEW GETWELL RD, MEMPHIS, TN 382118
www.fredsinc.com

100% satisfaction
guaranteed

Freds Pharmacy 44-428

TENSION HEADACHE RELIEF 
acetaminophen, caffeine tablet, film coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:55315-428
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ACETAMINOPHEN (ACETAMINOPHEN) ACETAMINOPHEN500 mg
CAFFEINE (CAFFEINE) CAFFEINE65 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
STARCH, CORN 
CROSPOVIDONE 
D&C RED NO. 27 
FD&C BLUE NO. 2 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
MAGNESIUM STEARATE 
CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
POVIDONE 
STEARIC ACID 
TALC 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
Product Characteristics
ColorREDScoreno score
ShapeOVALSize17mm
FlavorImprint Code44;428
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:55315-428-081 BOTTLE in 1 CARTON
124 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart34301/17/2007
Labeler - FRED'S, INC. (005866116)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.038154464PACK(55315-428)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.832867894MANUFACTURE(55315-428)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.967626305PACK(55315-428)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
LNK International, Inc.868734088PACK(55315-428)

 
FRED'S, INC.

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