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Headache relief (Hy-Vee)

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Complete Headache relief Information

  • Active ingredients (in each caplet)

    Acetaminophen 250 mg

    Aspirin 250 mg (NSAID)*

    Caffeine 65 mg

    *nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug


  • Purpose

    Pain reliever

    Pain reliever

    Pain reliever aid


  • Uses

    • temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to:
      • headache
      • a cold
      • arthritis
      • muscular aches
      • sinusitis
      • toothache
      • premenstrual & menstrual cramps

  • Warnings

    Reye’s syndrome

    Children and teenagers who have or are recovering from chicken pox or flu-like symptoms should not use this product. When using this product, if changes in behavior with nausea and vomiting occur, consult a doctor because these symptoms could be an early sign of Reye’s syndrome, a rare but serious illness.

    Allergy alert

    Aspirin may cause a severe allergic reaction which may include:

    • hives
    • facial swelling
    • asthma (wheezing)
    • shock

    Liver warning

    This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if you take

    • more than 8 caplets in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount
    • with other drugs containing acetaminophen
    • 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product

    Stomach bleeding warning

    This product contains an NSAID, which may cause stomach bleeding. The chance is higher if you

    • are age 60 or older
    • have had stomach ulcers or bleeding problems
    • take a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
    • take other drugs containing an NSAID (aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others)
    • have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product
    • take more or for a longer time than directed

    Caffeine warning

    The recommended dose of this product contains about as much caffeine as a cup of coffee. Limit the use of caffeine-containing medications, foods, or beverages while taking this product because too much caffeine may cause nervousness, irritability, sleeplessness, and, occasionally, rapid heartbeat.

    Do not use
    • if you have ever had an allergic reaction to aspirin or any other pain reliever/fever reducer
    • 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
    • stomach bleeding warning applies to you
    • you have a history of stomach problems, such as heartburn
    • you have high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis. or kidney disease
    • you are taking a diuretic
    • you have asthma

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking
    • any other drug containing an NSAID (prescription or nonprescription)
    • a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drug
    • a prescription drug for diabetes, gout, or arthritis
    • any other drug, or are under a doctor’s care for any serious condition

    Stop use and ask doctor if
    • an allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away.
    • you experience any of the following signs os stomach bleeding
      • feel faint
      • vomit blood
      • have bloody or black stools
      • have stomach pain that does not get better
    • ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs
    • painful area is red or swollen
    • pain gets worse or lasts for more than 10 days
    • fever gets worse or lasts for more than 3 days
    • any new symptoms appear

    If pregnant or breast-feeding,

    ask a health professional before use. It is especially important not to use aspirin during the last 3 months of pregnancy unless definitely directed to do so by a doctor because it may cause problems in the unborn child or complications during delivery.

    Keep out of reach of children

    In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away. 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 use more than directed
    • drink a full glass of water with each dose
    • adults and children 12 years and over: take 2 caplets every 6 hours; not more than 8 caplets in 24 hours
    • children under 12 years: ask a doctor

    Other information
    • store at controlled room temperature 200 -  250 C (680 -  770 F)
    • excursions permitted to 15o C to 30o C (59o -86o F)

  • Inactive ingredients

    hypromellose, maltodextrin, microcrystalline cellulose, polydextrose, polyvinylpyrrolidone, pregelatinized starch, silica, starch, stearic acid, talc, titanium dioxide, and triglycerides.


  • Questions or comments?

    Call toll free: 1-800-289-8343 Monday-Friday, 9AM-4PM CST


  • Principal Display Panel

    HEADACHE RELIEF

    EXTRA STRENGTH

    Compare to Excedrin® Extra Strength Caplets** active ingredients

    • Pain reliever
    • Pain reliever aid

    Acetaminophen, Aspirin (NSAID)* and Caffeine

    KEEP OUTER CARTON FOR COMPLETE WARNINGS AND PRODUCT INFORMATION

    do not use if imprinted safety seal under cap is broken or missing

    For 250 count: THIS PACKAGE FOR HOUSEHOLDS WITHOUT YOUNG CHILDREN

    **this product is not manufactured or distributed by Novartis Consumer Health, owner of the registered trademark Excedrin® Extra Strength

    HYVEE

    Extra strength headache relief


  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    HEADACHE RELIEF  EXTRA STRENGTH
    acetaminophen, aspirin and caffeine tablet
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:42507-184
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    ACETAMINOPHEN (UNII: 362O9ITL9D) (ACETAMINOPHEN - UNII:362O9ITL9D) ACETAMINOPHEN 250 mg
    ASPIRIN (UNII: R16CO5Y76E) (ASPIRIN - UNII:R16CO5Y76E) ASPIRIN 250 mg
    CAFFEINE (UNII: 3G6A5W338E) (CAFFEINE - UNII:3G6A5W338E) CAFFEINE 65 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    HYPROMELLOSES (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    MALTODEXTRIN (UNII: 7CVR7L4A2D)  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    POLYDEXTROSE (UNII: VH2XOU12IE)  
    POVIDONE K15 (UNII: E54VE15114)  
    STARCH, CORN (UNII: O8232NY3SJ)  
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    STARCH, CORN (UNII: O8232NY3SJ)  
    STEARIC ACID (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)  
    TALC (UNII: 7SEV7J4R1U)  
    TITANIUM DIOXIDE (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    C10-18 TRIGLYCERIDES (UNII: 43AGM4PHPI)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color WHITE Score no score
    Shape CAPSULE Size 17mm
    Flavor Imprint Code 2793
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:42507-184-10 1 in 1 BOX
    1 100 in 1 BOTTLE
    2 NDC:42507-184-25 250 in 1 BOTTLE
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINAL part343 10/15/2012
    Labeler - Hy-Vee (006925671)
    Registrant - P and L Development of New York Corporation (800014821)