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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PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS
  • "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
Sabrina c.
Vaudreuil, QC
151 reviews
I always use this product for when I am in pain and it works well everytime. It's fast acting with long time relief.
andy p.
Doral, FL
224 reviews
Alivia el dolor rapido y de inmediato me gusta que no me irrita el estomago es decir que es lo mejor que puedo tomar
Dominique L.
Lavaltrie
74 reviews
This is the only headache or anything else pain reliever that works for me. I always have some with me in case of :)
Erin G.
Hamilton
20 reviews
I don't tend to need pain relief often, but when I do, I rely on Tylenol to relieve my pains quickly and effectively.
Alex M.
Cornwall, ON
87 reviews
Perfect cute little package that I toss in my
purse or book bag. I get bad migraines and this usually does the trick!
Syd D.
106 reviews
My go to when I have headaches, work great! Great price. Love the big bottle sizes. Never needed to use alternatives.
Amy S.
120 reviews
I have been using tylenol for years for headaches or aches or pains. I play softball in the summer and it works great
Luz O.
Doral, FL
169 reviews
Wellness Guru Expert Level 1
Too many words I could say of Tylenol.
He is my ally whenever I have a strong pain he always helps me.
Recommended 🤗
Gilvania R.
jaboatao dos guararapes
34 reviews
Tira todas as minhas. Dores no corpo otmo pra inchaqueka nao fico sem tomar.pois sofro muito com dor nas articulacao.
Carolina P.
Santo Domingo
93 reviews
Got this when for emergencies and the few I used it they worked wonders. Very effective. God value 10/10. Not pricey.
Leidy daliza R.
Doral, FL
221 reviews
Wellness Guru Expert Level 1
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Zanesville, OH
1,278 reviews
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Mooers Forks , NY
144 reviews
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