Excedrin Pain Reliever, Extra Strength, Coated Caplets - 50ea
- SKU: 455984
- UPC: 31981000022
- Size: 50 Caplets
- Manufacturer: BRISTOL-MYER
Do not use more than directed (see overdose warning). Drink a full glass of water with each dose. Adults and children 12 years and over: take 2 caplets every 6 hours; not more than 8 caplets in 24 hours. Children under 12 years: ask a doctor. Read all product information before using. Keep this box for important information.
Each Caplet: Acetaminophen 250 mg; Aspirin 250 mg; Caffeine 65 mg
Benzoic Acid; Carnauba Wax; FD&C Blue #1*; Hydroxypropylcellulose; Hypromellose; Microcrystalline Cellulose; Mineral Oil; Polysorbate 20; Povidone; Propylene Glycol; Simethicone Emulsion; Sorbitan Monolaurate; Stearic Acid; Titanium Dioxide*; *May Contain These Ingredients
Reye's syndrome: Children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox or flu-like symptoms should not use this product. When using this product, if changes in behavior with nausea and vomiting occur, consult a doctor because these symptoms could be an early sign of Reye's syndrome, a rare but serious illness. Allergy alert: Aspirin may cause a severe allergic reaction which may include: hives, facial swelling, asthma (wheezing), shock. Alcohol warning: If you consume 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day, ask your doctor whether you should take acetaminophen and aspirin or other pain relievers/fever reducers. Acetaminophen and aspirin may cause liver damage and stomach bleeding. 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 heart beat. Do not use: if you have ever had an allergic reaction to any other pain reliever/fever reducer; with any other products containing acetaminophen (see overdose warning). Ask a doctor before use if you have: asthma; ulcers; bleeding problems; stomach problems such as heartburn, upset stomach, or stomach pain that do not go away or return. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking a prescription drug for: anticoagulation (thinning of the blood); diabetes; gout; arthritis. Stop use and ask a doctor if: an allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away; new symptoms occur; symptoms do not get better or worsen; ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs; painful area is red or swollen; pain gets worse or lasts for more than 10 days; fever gets worse or lasts for more than 3 days. If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. It is especially important not to use aspirin during the last 3 months of pregnancy unless definitely directed to do so by a doctor because it may cause problems in the unborn child or complications during delivery. Keep out of reach of children. Overdose warning: Taking more than the recommended dose can cause serious health problems including serious 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.