Label: TYLENOL 8HR- acetaminophen tablet, film coated, extended release

  • NDC Code(s): 50580-309-01, 50580-309-02
  • Packager: Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division
  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: New Drug Application

Drug Label Information

Updated August 27, 2019

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  • SPL UNCLASSIFIED SECTION

    Drug Facts

  • Active ingredient (in each caplet)

    Acetaminophen 650 mg

  • Purpose

    Pain reliever/fever reducer

  • Uses

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

    • 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 are allergic to acetaminophen or any of the inactive ingredients in this product

    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

    • pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
    • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
    • new symptoms occur
    • 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 overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. (1-800-222-1222) Quick medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.

  • Directions

    adults and children 12 years and over
    • take 2 caplets every 8 hours with water
    • swallow whole; do not crush, chew, split or dissolve
    • do not take more than 6 caplets in 24 hours
    • do not use for more than 10 days unless directed by a doctor
    children under 12 years
    • do not use
  • Other information

    • store between 20-25°C (68-77°F)
    • do not use if carton is opened. Do not use if foil inner seal imprinted with "TYLENOL" is broken or missing
  • Inactive ingredients

    carnauba wax, hydroxyethyl cellulose, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, modified starch, povidone, powdered cellulose, pregelatinized starch, sodium starch glycolate, titanium dioxide, triacetin

  • Questions or comments?

    call 1-877-895-3665 (toll-free) or 215-273-8755 (collect)

  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

    NDC 50580-309-02

    TYLENOL® 8HR
    MUSCLE ACHES & PAIN

    Acetaminophen
    Extended-release tablets

    Pain Reliever / Fever Reducer

    For Up to 8 Hours Relief of Minor Muscle Aches & Pain

    *Capsule-Shaped Bi-Layer Tablets

    Actual Size

    100 Caplets*
    650 mg each

    Principal Display Panel
  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    TYLENOL 8HR 
    acetaminophen tablet, film coated, extended release
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:50580-309
    Route of AdministrationORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    acetaminophen (UNII: 362O9ITL9D) (acetaminophen - UNII:362O9ITL9D) acetaminophen650 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    carnauba wax (UNII: R12CBM0EIZ)  
    HYDROXYETHYL CELLULOSE (140 MPA.S AT 5%) (UNII: 8136Y38GY5)  
    hypromellose, unspecified (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    magnesium stearate (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    microcrystalline cellulose (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    povidone, unspecified (UNII: FZ989GH94E)  
    powdered cellulose (UNII: SMD1X3XO9M)  
    Sodium Starch Glycolate Type A Potato (UNII: 5856J3G2A2)  
    titanium dioxide (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    triacetin (UNII: XHX3C3X673)  
    Product Characteristics
    ColorWHITEScoreno score
    ShapeOVALSize21mm
    FlavorImprint Code TYLENOL;ER
    Contains    
    Packaging
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:50580-309-011 in 1 CARTON01/18/2016
    124 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    2NDC:50580-309-021 in 1 CARTON01/18/2016
    2100 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    NDANDA01987201/18/2016
    Labeler - Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., McNeil Consumer Healthcare Division (878046358)