Tylenol® Extra Strength Caplets for Adults

BY TYLENOL

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Description

Get back to the things you love with powerful relief of tension headaches, back pain and more.

Available as caplets. For adults and children 12 years and older.

Active ingredient

Acetaminophen 500 mg (in each caplet)

Purpose

Pain reliever/fever reducer

Inactive ingredients

carnauba wax*, corn starch*, FD&C red no. 40 aluminum lake, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, modified starch*, polyethylene glycol*, powdered cellulose, pregelatinized starch, propylene glycol, shellac, sodium starch glycolate, titanium dioxide
contains one or more of these ingredients

or

carnauba wax, crospovidone, FD&C red no. 40 aluminum lake, hypromellose, magnesium stearate,  microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate 80,  povidone, pregelatinized starch,  propylene glycol, shellac glaze, sodium starch glycolate, stearic acid, titanium dioxide.

Uses:

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

Warnings

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

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

  • do not take more than directed (see overdose warning)

adults and children 12 years and over

  • take 2 caplets every 6 hours while symptoms last
  • do not take more than 6 caplets in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor
  • do not take for more than 10 days unless directed by a doctor

children under 12 years

ask a doctor

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  • "I get headaches more than I'd like to, so I just take one and I will start to feel better after a bit." in 1 review
Alexis T.
Franklin, WV
31 reviews
Always help me when I get my migraines or I’m aching! Always carry some with me just incase I need relief
Michelle S.
Woodbury
61 reviews
The only thing that I can take when TTC. Does great with my aches and pains. I also use for my headaches.
Vanessa C.
new brighton.
14 reviews
Very helpful with my tooth pain. Eased pain. Allowed me to sleep. Reasonable price. Will purchase again.
Dana B.
Sumter, SC
62 reviews
Knocks out even the toughest headaches I get in no time. It’s sold everywhere and very reasonably priced.
haley B.
N Highlands, CA
79 reviews
I normally reach for the tylonal to relieve the pain I get when I am sick, in my opinion it works better
Mary R.
Horizon City, TX
71 reviews
I love Tylenol. It says works for my headaches and migraines. It also relieves my back pain really fast.
mallory r.
Buffalo, MN
34 reviews
Lobe tylenol, always takes away my pain and since I suffer from.chronic back pain it is my life saver!!!
Jessica B.
Killen, AL
100 reviews
Tylenol is my go to pain medicine whenever I'm hurting​. It's awesome for cramps and headaches definitely
Sandra R.
Los Angeles, CA
19 reviews
These help for any mild pains that may arouse through out my day. Will not help with menstrual cramps tho
Kirsten H.
Islandton, SC
273 reviews
Love this stuff and it really works for everything and it comes in handy now that I'm pregnant its great!
Leidy daliza R.
Doral, FL
213 reviews
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