Label: PAIN RELIEVER EXTRA STRENGTH- acetaminophen tablet

  • NDC Code(s): 55315-519-12, 55315-519-15
  • Packager: FRED'S, INC.
  • 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 September 17, 2015

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  • Active ingredient (in each gelcap)

    Acetaminophen 500 mg

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  • Purpose

    Pain reliever/fever reducer

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  • Uses

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

    Liver warning:  This product contains acetaminophen. The maximum daily dose of this product is 6 gelcaps (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

    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

    • if you are allergic to acetaminophen or any of the inactive ingredients in this product
    • with any other drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or nonprescription). If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist. 

    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

    • new symptoms occur  
    • pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
    • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
    • 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 accidental overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) right away. Prompt 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
    • adults and children 12 years and over
      • take 2 gelcaps every 6 hours while symptoms last
      • do not take more than 6 gelcaps 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
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  • Other information

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

    croscarmellose sodium, D&C red #33, FD&C blue #1, FD&C red #40, gelatin, hydroxypropyl cellulose, hypromellose, iron oxide black, iron oxide red, iron oxide yellow, polyethylene glycol, povidone, pregelatinized starch, propylene glycol, shellac glaze, stearic acid, titanium dioxide

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  • Principal Display Panel

    fred's®

    Extra Strength
    Pain Reliever
    Acetaminophen
    Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer
    Rapid Release Gelcaps

    100 Gelcaps, 500 mg Each

    Actual Size

    Fred's®
    LAB TESTED
    Lab Tested for Quality
    Fred Tested for Satisfaction

    Compare to the active ingredient in:
    Extra Strength Tylenol® Rapid Release Gels*

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

    *This product is not manufactured or distributed by McNeil Consumer Healthcare, owner of the registered trademark Extra Strength Tylenol® Rapid Release Gels.
    50844       REV0615E51912

    DISTRIBUTED BY: fred's, Inc.
    4300 NEW GETWELL RD, MEMPHIS, TN 38118
    www.fredsinc.com

    fred's Promise
    Not Happy With This Product?
    Just Bring It Back For a Refund!

    Freds 44-519

    Freds 44-519

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    PAIN RELIEVER  EXTRA STRENGTH
    acetaminophen tablet
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:55315-519
    Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    ACETAMINOPHEN (UNII: 362O9ITL9D) (ACETAMINOPHEN - UNII:362O9ITL9D) ACETAMINOPHEN 500 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM (UNII: M28OL1HH48)  
    D&C RED NO. 33 (UNII: 9DBA0SBB0L)  
    FD&C BLUE NO. 1 (UNII: H3R47K3TBD)  
    FD&C RED NO. 40 (UNII: WZB9127XOA)  
    GELATIN (UNII: 2G86QN327L)  
    HYDROXYPROPYL CELLULOSE (TYPE H) (UNII: RFW2ET671P)  
    HYPROMELLOSES (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    FERROSOFERRIC OXIDE (UNII: XM0M87F357)  
    FERRIC OXIDE YELLOW (UNII: EX438O2MRT)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    POVIDONES (UNII: FZ989GH94E)  
    PROPYLENE GLYCOL (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
    STEARIC ACID (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)  
    TITANIUM DIOXIDE (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color RED (red/blue with gray in the middle) Score no score
    Shape CAPSULE Size 19mm
    Flavor Imprint Code L;5
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:55315-519-15 1 in 1 CARTON
    1 50 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    2 NDC:55315-519-12 1 in 1 CARTON
    2 100 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINAL part343 05/10/2004
    Labeler - FRED'S, INC. (005866116)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 038154464 PACK(55315-519)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 832867894 MANUFACTURE(55315-519)
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