Label: MEDIQUE BACK PAIN OFF- magnesium salicylate/acetaminophen/caffeine tablet, film coated

  • NDC Code(s): 47682-073-13, 47682-073-33, 47682-073-47, 47682-073-99
  • Packager: Unifirst First Aid Corporation
  • Category: HUMAN OTC DRUG LABEL
  • DEA Schedule: None
  • Marketing Status: OTC monograph not final

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Updated April 5, 2019

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  • SPL UNCLASSIFIED SECTION

    Drug Facts

  • Active ingredients (in each tablet)

    Magnesium Salicylate (NSAID*) 290 mg

    magnesium (total) 19 mg

    Acetaminophen 250 mg

    Caffeine 50 mg

    *nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug

  • Purposes

    Analgesic

    Pain reliever/fever reducer

    Pain reliever aid

  • Uses

    For the temporary relief of minor aches and pains associated with

    • back pain
    • muscular aches
  • Warnings

    Reye's syndrome: Children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox or flu-like symptoms should not use this product. When using this product, if changes in behavior with nausea and vomiting occur, consult a doctor because these symptoms could be an early sign of Reye's syndrome, a rare but serious illness.

    Allergy alert:

    Salicylates (NSAIDs) may cause a severe allergic reaction which may include:

    ■ hives ■ facial swelling ■ asthma (wheezing) ■ shock

    Allergy alert: Acetaminophen may cause severe skin reactions. Symptoms may include:

    ■ skin reddening ■ blisters ■ rash

    If a skin or allergic reaction occurs, stop use and seek medical help right away.

    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

    Stomach bleeding warning: This product contains an NSAID, which may cause severe stomach bleeding. The chance is higher if you:

    • are age 60 or older
    • have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
    • take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
    • take other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs (aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others)
    • have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product
    • take more or for a longer time than directed

    Caffeine warning: The recommended dose of this product contains about as much caffeine as a cup of coffee. Limit the use of caffeine-containing medications, foods, or beverages while taking this product because too much caffeine may cause nervousness, irritability, sleeplessness, and, occasionally, rapid heart beat.

    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.
    • for pain for more than 10 days unless directed by a doctor
    • for fever for more than 3 days unless directed by a doctor
    • if you ever have had an allergic reaction to any other pain relievers/ fever reducers
    • right before or after heart surgery
    • if you are taking prescription drugs for gout, diabetes, or arthritis

    Ask a doctor before use if

    • stomach bleeding warning applies to you
    • you have high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis, or kidney disease
    • you are taking a diuretic
    • you have a history of stomach problems such as heartburn

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

    • taking the blood thinning drug warfarin
    • under a doctor's care for any serious condition
    • taking any other drug

    When using this product

    • take with food or milk if stomach upset occurs

    Stop use and ask a doctor if:

    • you experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding:
    • feel faint
    • vomit blood
    • have bloody or black stools
    • have stomach pain that does not get better
    • symptoms do not improve
    • pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
    • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
    • ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs
    • redness or swelling is present in the painful area
    • any new symptoms appears

    If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health care professional before use. It is especially important not to use salicylates (NSAIDs) during the last 3 months of pregnancy unless definitely directed to do so by a doctor because it may cause problems in the unborn child or complications during delivery.

    Keep out of reach of children. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. Prompt medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.

  • Directions

    • do not use more than directed

    Adults and children (12 years and older): Take 2 tablets with water every 6 hours while symptoms persist. Do not exceed 8 tablets in 24 hours.

    Children under 12 years: Do not give to children under 12 years of age.

  • Other information

    • each dose contains 38mg of magnesium
    • read all product information before using
    • store at room temperature 59º-86ºF (15º-30ºC)
    • avoid excessive heat and humidity
    • tamper evident sealed packets
    • do not use any opened or torn packets
  • Inactive ingredients

    hypromellose, maltodextrin, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, povidone, sodium starch glycolate, starch, stearic acid, titanium dioxide

  • Questions or comments?

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  • Medique Back Pain-Off Label

    Medique®

    Back Pain-Off

    Back Pain Relief

    Pull to Open

    Pain Relief • Magnesium Salicylate (NSAID) 290 mg,

    Aches, Fevers • Acetaminophen 250 mg

    Pain Reliever Aid • Caffeine50 mg

    100 Tablets

    (50 x 2)

    Tamper Evident Unit Dose Packets

    Medique BackPain

  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    MEDIQUE BACK PAIN OFF 
    magnesium salicylate/acetaminophen/caffeine tablet, film coated
    Product Information
    Product TypeHUMAN OTC DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:47682-073
    Route of AdministrationORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    MAGNESIUM SALICYLATE (UNII: 41728CY7UX) (SALICYLIC ACID - UNII:O414PZ4LPZ) MAGNESIUM SALICYLATE290 mg
    CAFFEINE (UNII: 3G6A5W338E) (CAFFEINE - UNII:3G6A5W338E) CAFFEINE50 mg
    ACETAMINOPHEN (UNII: 362O9ITL9D) (ACETAMINOPHEN - UNII:362O9ITL9D) ACETAMINOPHEN250 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    HYPROMELLOSES (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    STARCH, CORN (UNII: O8232NY3SJ)  
    POVIDONE (UNII: FZ989GH94E)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    TITANIUM DIOXIDE (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    STEARIC ACID (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)  
    MALTODEXTRIN (UNII: 7CVR7L4A2D)  
    Product Characteristics
    Colorwhite (white) Scoreno score
    ShapeROUND (ROUND) Size12mm
    FlavorImprint Code FR;2
    Contains    
    Packaging
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:47682-073-3350 in 1 BOX12/30/2008
    12 in 1 PACKET; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    2NDC:47682-073-47100 in 1 BOX12/30/2008
    22 in 1 PACKET; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    3NDC:47682-073-13250 in 1 BOX12/30/2008
    3NDC:47682-073-992 in 1 PACKET; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    OTC monograph not finalpart34312/30/2008
    Labeler - Unifirst First Aid Corporation (832947092)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    Prestige Packaging170837962repack(47682-073) , relabel(47682-073)