Label: MIDOL COMPLETE- acetaminophen, caffeine, and pyrilamine maleate tablet

  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph not final

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Drug Label Information

Updated April 18, 2022

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    Drug Facts


    Active ingredients (in each caplet)Purpose
    Acetaminophen 500 mgPain reliever
    Caffeine 60 mgDiuretic
    Pyrilamine maleate 15 mgAntihistamine
  • Uses

    for the temporary relief of these symptoms associated with menstrual periods:

    • cramps
    • bloating
    • water-weight gain
    • headache
    • fatigue
    • backache
    • muscle aches
  • Warnings

    Liver warning

    This product contains acetaminophen.

    Severe liver damage may occur if you take

    • more than 6 caplets in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount for this product
    • with other drugs containing acetaminophen
    • 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product

    Allergy Alert: acetaminophen may cause severe skin or severe allergic reactions. Symptoms may include:

    • skin reddening
    • blisters
    • rash
    • hives
    • facial swelling
    • asthma (wheezing)
    • shock

    If a skin or general allergic 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 have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

    • liver disease
    • glaucoma
    • difficulty in urination due to enlargement of the prostate gland
    • a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

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

    When using this product

    • you may get drowsy
    • avoid alcoholic drinks
    • excitability may occur, especially in children
    • alcohol, sedatives, and tranquilizers may increase drowsiness
    • be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery
    • limit the use of caffeine-containing medications, foods, or beverages because too much caffeine may cause nervousness, irritability, sleeplessness, and, occasionally, rapid heartbeat. The recommended dose of this product contains about as much caffeine as a cup of coffee.

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    • 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

    If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

    Keep out of reach of children. 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 the recommended dose
    adults and children 12 years and older
    • take 2 caplets with water
    • repeat every 6 hours, as needed
    • do not exceed 6 caplets per day
    children under 12 yearsconsult a doctor
  • Other information

    • store at room temperature. Avoid temperatures above 25°C (77°F).
  • Inactive ingredients

    carnauba wax, croscarmellose sodium, FD&C blue #2 aluminum lake, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, pregelatinized starch, propylene glycol, shellac, titanium dioxide, triacetin

  • Questions or comments?

    1-800-331-4536 (Mon-Fri 9-5 EST)

  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 2 Caplet Pouch Blister Pack


    Acetaminophen/Caffeine/Pyrilamine Maleate
    Pain Reliever/Diuretic/Antihistamine



    2 Caplets

    Principal Display Panel - 2 Caplet Pouch Blister Pack
    acetaminophen, caffeine, and pyrilamine maleate tablet
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:52904-841(NDC:0280-8005)
    Route of AdministrationORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    acetaminophen (UNII: 362O9ITL9D) (acetaminophen - UNII:362O9ITL9D) acetaminophen500 mg
    caffeine (UNII: 3G6A5W338E) (caffeine - UNII:3G6A5W338E) caffeine60 mg
    pyrilamine maleate (UNII: R35D29L3ZA) (pyrilamine - UNII:HPE317O9TL) pyrilamine maleate15 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    carnauba wax (UNII: R12CBM0EIZ)  
    croscarmellose sodium (UNII: M28OL1HH48)  
    FD&C blue no. 2 (UNII: L06K8R7DQK)  
    magnesium stearate (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    microcrystalline cellulose (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    propylene glycol (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
    shellac (UNII: 46N107B71O)  
    titanium dioxide (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    triacetin (UNII: XHX3C3X673)  
    Product Characteristics
    ColorWHITEScoreno score
    ShapeOVAL (oblong) Size17mm
    FlavorImprint Code MIDOL
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:52904-841-041 in 1 BLISTER PACK02/10/2014
    12 in 1 POUCH; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    2NDC:52904-841-2020 in 1 CARTON02/10/2014
    22 in 1 POUCH; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    3NDC:52904-841-2525 in 1 CARTON02/10/2014
    32 in 1 POUCH; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    4NDC:52904-841-3030 in 1 CARTON02/10/2014
    42 in 1 POUCH; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart34302/10/2014
    Labeler - Select Corporation (053805599)