Label: EXTRA STRENGTH PAIN RELIEVER PM- acetaminophen and diphenhydramine hydrochloride capsule

  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph not final

NOTE: Most over the counter (OTC) are not reviewed and approved by the FDA. However, they may be marketed if they comply with applicable regulations and policies. FDA has not evaluated whether this product complies.

Drug Label Information

Updated 02/13

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  • Active ingredients

    Acetaminophen 500 mg
    Diphenhydramine HCl 25 mg

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  • Purpose

    Pain reliever
    Nighttime sleep-aid

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  • Uses

    temporary relief of occasional headaches and minor aches and pains with accompanying sleeplessness

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  • 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

    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.
    • with any other product containing diphenhydramine, even one used on skin
    • in children under 12 years of age
    • 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
    • glaucoma
    • a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis
    • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland 

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

    • taking the blood thinning drug warfarin
    • taking sedatives or tranquilizers

    When using this product

    • drowsiness will occur
    • aboid alcoholic beverages
    • do not drive a motor vehicle or operate machiner 

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    •  sleeplessness persists continuously for more than 2 weeks. Insomnia may be a symptom of a serious underlying medical illness.
    • new symptoms occur
    • redness or swelling is present
    • pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
    • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days

    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.

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  • Directions

    • do not take more than directed
      (see overdose warning)
    • adults and children 12 years and over
      • take 2 gelcaps at bedtime
      • do not take more than 2 gelcaps of this product in 24 hours
    • children under 12 years: Do not use this adult product in children under 12 years of age; this will provide more than the recommended dose (overdose) and may cause liver damage. 
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  • Other information

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

    ammonium hydroxide, colloidal silicon dioxide, croscarmellose sodium, FD&C blue #1, FD&C red #3, gelatin, hydroxypropyl cellulose, hypromellose, iron oxide black, iron oxide red, iron oxide yellow, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, povidone, pregelatinied starch, propylene gllycol, shellac glaze, stearic acid, titanium dioxide

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  • Principal Display Panel

    For pain with sleeplessness
    Pain Reliever
    Nighttime Sleep Aid

    Compare to the Active Ingredients in Tylenol® Extra Strength PM*

    EXTRA STRENGTH
    PAIN RELIEVER PM
    ACETAMINOPHEN 500 mg,
    DIPHENYDRAMINE HCl 25 mg

    QUICK RELEASE

    40 GELCAPS

    DISTRIBUTED BY

    NASH FINCH COMPANY ©2004, 1996
    NFC BRANDS
    7600 FRANCE AVE S, MPLS, MN 55435
    www.ourfamilyfoods.com        NF17105

    *This product is not manufactured or distributed by McNeil Consumer Healthcare, owner of the registered trademark Extra Strength Tylenol® PM.
    50844    REV0712B55610

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

    Our Family 44-556

    Our Family 44-556

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    EXTRA STRENGTH PAIN RELIEVER PM 
    acetaminophen, diphenhydramine hcl capsule
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL Item Code (Source) NDC:70253-556
    Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    ACETAMINOPHEN (ACETAMINOPHEN) ACETAMINOPHEN 500 mg
    DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE (DIPHENHYDRAMINE) DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE 25 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    SILICON DIOXIDE  
    CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM  
    FD&C BLUE NO. 1  
    FD&C RED NO. 3  
    HYDROXYPROPYL CELLULOSE (TYPE H)  
    HYPROMELLOSES  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS  
    PROPYLENE GLYCOL  
    STEARIC ACID  
    TITANIUM DIOXIDE  
    Product Characteristics
    Color BLUE Score no score
    Shape CAPSULE Size 21mm
    Flavor Imprint Code L;6
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:70253-556-10 1 in 1 CARTON
    1 40 in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINAL part341 12/17/2007
    Labeler - NASH-FINCH COMPANY (006962294)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 038154464 PACK(70253-556)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 832867894 MANUFACTURE(70253-556)
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