Label: CHILDRENS MAPAP ACETAMINOPHEN- acetaminophen liquid


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  • Active ingredient (in each TSP (5 mL))

    Acetaminophen 160 mg

  • Purpose

    Fever reducer-Pain reliever

  • Uses

    Temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to:

    • the common cold
    • flu
    • headache
    • sore throat
    • toothache

    Temporarily reduces fever

  • Warnings

    Liver warning

    This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if your child takes:

    • more than 5 doses in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount
    • with other drugs containing acetaminophen

    Sore throat warning

    If sore throat is severe, persists for more than 2 days, is accompanied or followed by fever, headache, rash, nausea, or vomiting, consult a doctor promptly.

    Do not use

    • with any other product containing acetaminophen (prescription or nonprescription). If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist

    liver disease Ask a doctor before use if your child has

    taking the blood thinning drug warfarin. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if your child is

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    • pain gets worse or last for more than 5 days
    • fever gets worse or last for more than 3 days
    • new symptoms occur
    • redness or swelling is present

    These could be signs of a serious condition.

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

    Keep out of the 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 (1-800-222-1222) right away. Quick medical attention is critical for adults as well as children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.

  • Directions

    • this product does not contain directions or complete warnings for adult use
    • find right dose on chart
    • if possible, use weight to dose; otherwise, use age
    • if needed, repeat dose every 4 hours
    • do not use more than 5 doses in 24 hours
    under 24 lbsUnder 2 yearsask a doctor
    24 to 35 lbs2 to 3 years1 TSP (5 mL)
    36 to 47 lbs4 to 5 years1 1/2 TSP (7.5 mL)
    48 to 59 lbs6 to 8 years2 TSP (10 mL)
    60 to 71 lbs9 to 10 years2 1/2 TSP (12.5 mL)
    72 to 95 lbs11 years3 TSP (15 mL)
  • Other information

    • sodium 1mg Each TSP(5 mL) contains:
    • TAMPER-EVIDENT: Do not use this product if inner foil seal over mouth of the bottle is cut, torn, broken, or missing.
    • store at 20° - 25°C (68° – 77°F)
    • this product is not the same concentration as Infants' Drops. For accurate dosing, follow the dosing instructions on this label.
  • Inactive ingredients

    artificial flavor, citric acid anhydrous, D&C Red #33, FD&C Red #40, glycerin, polyethylene glycol 1450, propylene glycol, purified water, sodium benzoate, sodium saccharin,sorbitol

  • Questions?

    To Report Adverse Drug Event call 1-800-616-2471 Weekdays, 9AM - 5PM Eastern Time


    Label Image
    acetaminophen liquid
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:17856-1986(NDC:0904-1985)
    Route of AdministrationORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    Acetaminophen (UNII: 362O9ITL9D) (Acetaminophen - UNII:362O9ITL9D) Acetaminophen160 mg  in 5 mL
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    Glycerin (UNII: PDC6A3C0OX)  
    Sorbitol (UNII: 506T60A25R)  
    Sodium Benzoate (UNII: OJ245FE5EU)  
    Anhydrous citric acid (UNII: XF417D3PSL)  
    FD&C Red no. 40 (UNII: WZB9127XOA)  
    Water (UNII: 059QF0KO0R)  
    Propylene glycol (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
    D&C RED NO. 33 (UNII: 9DBA0SBB0L)  
    Product Characteristics
    FlavorCHERRYImprint Code
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:17856-1986-250 in 1 CASE03/01/2016
    115.6 mL in 1 CUP, UNIT-DOSE ; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    2NDC:17856-1986-350 in 1 CASE03/01/2016
    231.2 mL in 1 CUP, UNIT-DOSE ; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINALpart34308/20/2012
    Labeler - Atlantic Biologicals Corps (047437707)
    Registrant - Atlantic Biologicals Corps (047437707)
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    Atlantic Biologicals Corps047437707RELABEL(17856-1986) , REPACK(17856-1986)