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APAP by Richmond Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Medically reviewed on October 30, 2017

Dosage form: tablet
Ingredients: ACETAMINOPHEN 500mg
Labeler: Richmond Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
NDC Code: 54738-040

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.

ACETAMINOPHEN USP 500 mg

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. 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 non prescription). 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 the 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
  • redness or swelling is present
  • new symptoms occur
  • 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 case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. 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 over dose warning) adults & 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 for more than 10 days unless directed by a doctor
  • children under 12 years : ask a doctor

Other Information
  • store at 15-30 °C (59-86 °F)

Inactive Ingredients

hypromellose, polyethylene glyocol, polyvinylpyrrolidone, pregelatinized corn starch, sodium starch glycolate, stearic acid, TITANIUM DIOXIDE

Questions or Comments

call 804-270-4498, 8.30 am-4.30 pm ET, Monday - Friday

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

PACKAGE LABEL.PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

NDC: 54738-040-01 ..100 APAP 500mg tabs

NDC: 54738-040-03 ..1000 APAP 500mg tabs

APAP 
acetaminophen tablet
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:54738-040
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
ACETAMINOPHEN (ACETAMINOPHEN) ACETAMINOPHEN500 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
HYPROMELLOSE, UNSPECIFIED 
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED 
POVIDONE 
STARCH, PREGELATINIZED CORN 
SODIUM STARCH GLYCOLATE TYPE A CORN 
STEARIC ACID 
TITANIUM DIOXIDE 
Product Characteristics
ColorwhiteScoreno score
ShapeOVALSize17mm
FlavorImprint CodeAP;014
Contains    
Packaging
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:54738-040-01100 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE
2NDC:54738-040-031000 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC monograph not finalpart34304/01/2015
Labeler - Richmond Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (043569607)
Registrant - Advance Pharmaceutical Inc. (078301063)
Establishment
NameAddressID/FEIOperations
Advance Pharmaceutical Inc.078301063manufacture(54738-040)

 
Richmond Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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