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acetaminophen (Perrigo New York Inc)

Available Formats

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SUPPOSITORY 10 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON (45802-730-32) > 5 SUPPOSITORY in 1 BLISTER PACK Label Information
SUPPOSITORY 2 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON (45802-730-30) > 6 SUPPOSITORY in 1 BLISTER PACK Label Information
SUPPOSITORY 20 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON (45802-730-33) > 5 SUPPOSITORY in 1 BLISTER PACK Label Information

Complete acetaminophen Information

  • Active ingredient (in each rectal suppository)

    Acetaminophen 650 mg


  • Purposes

    Pain reliever/fever reducer


  • Uses

    temporarily

    • reduces fever
    • relieves minor aches, pains, and headache

  • Warnings

    Liver warning:

    This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if

    • an adult or child 12 years and older takes more than 6 doses in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount
    • taken with other drugs containing acetaminophen
    • an adult takes 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.

    For rectal use only

    Do not use
    • in children under 12 years
    • if you are allergic to acetaminophen
    • 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
    • you are taking the blood thinning drug warfarin

    Stop use and ask a doctor if
    • fever lasts more than 3 days (72 hours), or recurs.
    • pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days.
    • new symptoms occur.
    • redness or swelling is present in the painful area.

    These may be signs of a serious condition.

    If pregnant or breast-feeding,

    ask a health professional before use.

    Keep out of reach of children.

    If swallowed or in case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. (1-800-222-1222) Quick medical attention is critical in case of overdose for adults and for children even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.


  • Directions

    • do not use more than directed
    • remove wrapper
    • carefully insert suppository well up into the rectum
    • adults and children 12 years and older:
    • 1 suppository every 4 to 6 hours while symptoms last
    • do not exceed 6 suppositories in any 24 hour period
    • children under 12 years: ask a doctor

  • Other information

    • store at 20-25 °C (68-77 °F) or in a cool place
    • tamper-evident: suppositories are individually wrapped. Do not use if printed wrapper is opened or damaged.

  • Inactive ingredient

    hydrogenated vegetable oil


  • Questions or comments?

    1-800-719-9260


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    For Adults

    Acetaminophen Suppositories USP, 650 mg

    Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer

    Ages 12 years and older

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    50 RECTAL SUPPOSITORIES, 650 mg EACH

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    ACETAMINOPHEN  PAIN RELIEVER FEVER REDUCER
    acetaminophen suppository
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:45802-730
    Route of Administration RECTAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    ACETAMINOPHEN (UNII: 362O9ITL9D) (ACETAMINOPHEN - UNII:362O9ITL9D) ACETAMINOPHEN 650 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    COTTONSEED OIL (UNII: H3E878020N)  
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:45802-730-32 50 in 1 CARTON 11/22/2010
    1 1 in 1 BLISTER PACK; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    2 NDC:45802-730-30 12 in 1 CARTON 10/28/2010
    2 1 in 1 BLISTER PACK; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    3 NDC:45802-730-33 100 in 1 CARTON 10/28/2010
    3 1 in 1 BLISTER PACK; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    4 NDC:45802-730-00 1 in 1 BLISTER PACK; Type 0: Not a Combination Product 10/28/2010
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    ANDA ANDA070608 10/28/2010
    Labeler - Perrigo New York Inc (078846912)