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Basic Care acetaminophen by L. Perrigo Company

Dosage form: tablet, film coated
Ingredients: ACETAMINOPHEN 500mg
Labeler: L. Perrigo Company
NDC Code: 0113-7000

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.

Amazon Acetaminophen Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each caplet)

Acetaminophen 500 mg

Purpose

Pain reliever/fever reducer

Uses
temporarily relieves 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. 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 have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients

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 years

ask a doctor

Other information
store at 20-25°C (68-77°F)
do not use if printed seal under cap is broken or missing

Inactive ingredients

croscarmellose sodium, crospovidone, FD&C red #40 aluminum lake, FD&C yellow #6 aluminum lake, hypromellose, mica-based pearlescent pigment, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate 80, povidone, pregelatinized starch, stearic acid

Questions or comments?

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Extra Strength

Compare to Tylenol® Rapid Release Gels active ingredient

Rapid Release

acetaminophen

Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer

Fast Relief

For Adults

actual size

400 CAPLETS-500 mg Each

BASIC CARE ACETAMINOPHEN 
acetaminophen tablet, film coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:0113-7000
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ACETAMINOPHEN (ACETAMINOPHEN) ACETAMINOPHEN500 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM 
CROSPOVIDONE (15 MPA.S AT 5%) 
HYPROMELLOSES 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS 
POLYSORBATE 80 
POVIDONES 
STEARIC ACID 
FD&C RED NO. 40 
FD&C YELLOW NO. 6 
Product Characteristics
ColorREDScoreno score
ShapeCAPSULESize18mm
FlavorImprint Code3S0
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:0113-7000-79400 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34308/10/2017
Labeler - L. Perrigo Company (006013346)

Revised: 08/2017
 
L. Perrigo Company

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