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Kirkland Signature™ Acetaminophen Rapid Release Extra Strength 500 mg., 400 Gelcaps


Compare to EXTRA STRENGTH TYLENOL® RAPID RELEASE^, Acetaminophen 500 mg, Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer.

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    Drug Facts:
    Kirkland Signature™ Acetaminophen Rapid Release Extra Strength pain reliever and fever reducer.

    Active Ingredients (in each gelcap) - Purpose:                                                                               
    Acetaminophen 500 mg - Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer


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


    Liver Warning: This product contains acetaminophen. The maximum daily dose of this product is 6 gelcaps (3,000) in 24 hours. Sever 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

    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.

    Ask a doctor before use if you have:
    • liver disease

    Ask your doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking the blood thinning drug warfarin.

    Stop using and ask your doctor if:
    • Pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
    • new symptoms occur
    • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
    • 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: Taking more than the recommended dose (overdose) may cause liver damage. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center 1-800-222-1222 right away. Quick medical attention is critical for adults as well for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.

    • Do not take more than directed (see overdose warning)
    • Adults and children 12 years and over: Take 2 gelcaps every 6 hours while symptoms last. Do not take more then 6 gelcaps 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: Do not use this adult extra strength product in children under 12 years of age; this will provide more than the recommended dose (overdose) of acetaminophen and may cause liver damage

    Other Information:
    • use by expiration date on package
    • store at 25ºC (77ºF ); excursions permitted between 15º-30ºC (59º-86ºF)

    Inactive Ingredients:
    Croscarmellose Sodium, D&C Red #33, FD&C Blue #1, FD&C Yellow #40, Gelatin, Hydroxypropyl Cellulose, Hypromellose, Iron Oxide Black, Iron Oxide Red, Iron Oxide Yellow, Polyethylene Glycol, Povidone, Pregelatinized Starch, Propylene Glycol, Shellac Glaze, Stearic Acid, Titanium Dioxide.

    ^This product is not manufactured or distributed by McNeil Consumer Healthcare, owner of the registered trademark EXTRA STRENGTH TYLENOL® RAPID RELEASE GELS.

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