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Extra Strength Acetaminophen by PuraCap Pharmaceutical LLC

Medically reviewed on November 9, 2017

Dosage form: tablet, film coated
Ingredients: Acetaminophen 500mg
Labeler: PuraCap Pharmaceutical LLC
NDC Code: 51013-320

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Extra Strength Acetaminophen Tablets

Drug Facts

Active ingredient (in each caplet)

Acetaminophen 500 mg


Pain reliever/fever reducer

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


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 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

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.

  • 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 yearsask a doctor

Other information
  • Store the product at controlled room temperature 15°-30°C (59°-86°F).
  • Protect from light, moisture and freezing.

Inactive ingredients

hypromellose, magnesium stearate,microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl pyrrolidone, pregelatinized starch, stearic acid powder, talc, titanium dioxide

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CVS Extra Strength Acetaminophen Tablets, 500 mg

NDC 51013-320-54

acetaminophen tablet, film coated
Product Information
Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:51013-320
Route of AdministrationORALDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
Acetaminophen (Acetaminophen) Acetaminophen500 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient NameStrength
hypromellose, unspecified 
magnesium stearate 
polyethylene glycol, unspecified 
titanium dioxide 
Product Characteristics
ColorWHITEScoreno score
FlavorImprint CodeB;H
#Item CodePackage Description
1NDC:51013-320-5415 POUCH in 1 CARTON
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart34311/09/2017
Labeler - PuraCap Pharmaceutical LLC (962106329)
ELYSIUM PHARMACEUTICALS LIMITED915664486manufacture(51013-320)

PuraCap Pharmaceutical LLC

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