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fever reducing (CVS Pharmacy)

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SUPPOSITORY 2 BLISTER PACK in 1 CARTON (59779-579-53) > 6 SUPPOSITORY in 1 BLISTER PACK Label Information

Complete fever reducing Information

  • Active ingredient (in each rectal suppository)

    Acetaminophen 120 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 your child takes

    • more than 5 doses in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount
    • with other drugs containing acetaminophen

    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
    • 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
    • your child has liver disease
    • your child is taking the blood thinning drug warfarin

    Stop use and ask a doctor if
    • fever lasts more than 3 days (72 hours), or recurs.
    • pain lasts more than 5 days or gets worse.
    • new symptoms occur.
    • redness or swelling is present in the painful area.

    These may be signs of a serious condition.

    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

    • this product does not contain directions or warnings for adult use
    • do not use more than directed
    • remove wrapper
    • carefully insert suppository well up into the rectum

    Dosing Chart

    Age

    Dose

    under 3 years

    Do not use unless directed by a doctor

    3 to 6 years

    Use 1 suppository every 4 to 6 hours (maximum of 5 doses in 24 hours)


  • 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 ingredients

    hydrogenated vegetable oil


  • Questions or comments?

    1-800-719-9260


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    For Children

    Fever Reducing Suppositories

    ACETAMINOPHEN SUPPOSITORIES 120 mg

    Pain reliever; Fever reducer

    Ages 3-6 years

    Actual Size

    12 RECTAL SUPPOSITORIES, 120 mg EACH

    Fever Reducing Suppositories Image

  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    FEVER REDUCING  CHILDRENS
    acetaminophen suppository
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:59779-579
    Route of Administration RECTAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    ACETAMINOPHEN (UNII: 362O9ITL9D) (ACETAMINOPHEN - UNII:362O9ITL9D) ACETAMINOPHEN 120 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    COTTONSEED OIL (UNII: H3E878020N)  
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:59779-579-53 12 in 1 CARTON
    1 1 in 1 BLISTER PACK; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    ANDA ANDA070607 01/21/2010
    Labeler - CVS Pharmacy (062312574)