EXCEDRIN EXTRA STRENGTH- acetaminophen, aspirin, and caffeine tablet, film coated 
Lil Drug Store Products, Inc

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Excedrin® Extra Strength

Drug Facts

Active ingredients (in each caplet) Purposes
nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug
Acetaminophen 250 mg Pain reliever
Aspirin 250 mg (NSAID*) Pain reliever
Caffeine 65 mg Pain reliever aid



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

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.

Allergy alert

Aspirin may cause a severe allergic reaction which may include:

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

Liver warning

This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if you take

  • more than 8 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

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

  • if you have ever had an allergic reaction to acetaminophen, aspirin or any other pain reliever/fever reducer
  • 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
  • stomach bleeding warning applies to you
  • you have a history of stomach problems, such as heartburn
  • you have high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis, or kidney disease
  • you are taking a diuretic
  • you have asthma

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking

  • a prescription drug for diabetes, gout, or arthritis
  • any other drug, or are under a doctor's care for any serious condition

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • an allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away.
  • 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
    • ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs
    • painful area is red or swollen
    • pain gets worse or lasts for more than 10 days
    • fever gets worse or lasts for more than 3 days
    • any new symptoms occur

These could be signs of a serious condition

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. It is especially important not to use aspirin 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. Quick medical attention is critical for adults as well as for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.


Other information

Inactive ingredients

benzoic acid, carnauba wax, FD&C blue #1, hydroxypropylcellulose, hypromellose, light mineral oil, microcrystalline cellulose, polysorbate 20, povidone, propylene glycol, simethicone emulsion, sorbitan monolaurate, stearic acid, titanium dioxide

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Packaged and distributed by Lil' Drug Store Products, Inc.
with the permission of GSK Consumer Healthcare




Acetaminophen, Aspirin (NSAID) and Caffeine
Pain Reliever / Pain Reliever Aid

6 Caplets

Drug Store

acetaminophen, aspirin, and caffeine tablet, film coated
Product Information
Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:66715-9810(NDC:0067-2000)
Route of Administration ORAL
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
Acetaminophen (UNII: 362O9ITL9D) (Acetaminophen - UNII:362O9ITL9D) Acetaminophen 250 mg
Aspirin (UNII: R16CO5Y76E) (Aspirin - UNII:R16CO5Y76E) Aspirin 250 mg
Caffeine (UNII: 3G6A5W338E) (Caffeine - UNII:3G6A5W338E) Caffeine 65 mg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
benzoic acid (UNII: 8SKN0B0MIM)  
carnauba wax (UNII: R12CBM0EIZ)  
FD&C blue No. 1 (UNII: H3R47K3TBD)  
light mineral oil (UNII: N6K5787QVP)  
polysorbate 20 (UNII: 7T1F30V5YH)  
propylene glycol (UNII: 6DC9Q167V3)  
sorbitan monolaurate (UNII: 6W9PS8B71J)  
stearic acid (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)  
titanium dioxide (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
Product Characteristics
Color WHITE (White) Score no score
Shape CAPSULE (Capsule-Shaped Tablet) Size 18mm
Flavor Imprint Code E
# Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
1 NDC:66715-9810-2 2 in 1 CARTON 02/04/2016
1 2 in 1 POUCH; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
2 NDC:66715-9810-3 3 in 1 CARTON 05/12/2017
2 2 in 1 POUCH; 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 05/10/2010
Labeler - Lil Drug Store Products, Inc (093103646)

Revised: 1/2018
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Set id: 7f0f8b3c-c226-4a3a-af46-a708f345e4f5
Version: 2
Effective Time: 20180103
Lil Drug Store Products, Inc