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Headache Relief PM (VALUE MERCHANDISERS COMPANY, INC.)

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Complete Headache Relief PM Information

  • Active ingredients (in each tablet)

    Acetaminophen 500 mg
    Diphenhydramine citrate 38 mg


  • Purpose

    Pain reliever
    Nighttime sleep-aid


  • Uses

    for the temporary relief of occasional headaches and minor aches and pains with accompanying sleeplessness


  • 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

    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.
    • with any other product containing diphenhydramine, even one used on skin
    • in children under 12 years of age

    Ask a doctor before use if you have
    • a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis
    • liver disease
    • trouble urinating due to an enlarged prostate gland
    • glaucoma

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are
    • taking sedatives or tranquilizers
    • taking the blood thinning drug warfarin

    When using this product
    • drowsiness may occur
    • avoid alcoholic beverages
    • be careful when driving a motor vehicle or operating machinery

    Stop use and ask a doctor if
    • sleeplessness lasts continuously for more than 2 weeks. Insomnia may be a symptom of a serious underlying medical illness.
    • pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
    • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
    • new symptoms occur
    • painful area is red or swollen

    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 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 take more than directed (see overdose warning)
    • adults and children 12 years and over: take 2 tablets at bedtime. Do not take more than 2 tablets of this product in 24 hours.
    • children under 12 years: do not use this adult product in children under 12 years of age; this will provide more than the recommended dose (overdose) and may cause liver damage

  • Other information

    • store at 25°C (77°F); excursions permitted between 15°-30°C (59°-86°F)
    • see end flap for expiration date and lot number

  • Inactive ingredients

    corn starch, croscarmellose sodium, crospovidone, FD&C blue #1 aluminum lake, FD&C blue #2 aluminum lake, hypromellose, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polysorbate 80, povidone, shellac, silica gel, stearic acid, titanium dioxide


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    COMPARE TO ACTIVE INGREDIENTS OF EXCEDRIN® PM*

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    Headache Relief PM
    ACETAMINOPHEN 500 mg
    Diphenhydramine citrate 38 mg

    Pain Reliever/
    Nighttime Sleep Aid
    Aspirin-Free

    Actual Size

    50 TABLETS
    Non-Habit Forming

    TAMPER EVIDENT: DO NOT USE IF IMPRINTED SAFETY
    SEAL UNDER CAP IS BROKEN OR MISSING

    *This product is not manufactured or distributed by
    Novartis Consumer Health, Inc., owner of the
    registered trademark Excedrin® PM.
    50844      REV0712A37315

    PROUDLY DISTRIBUTED BY:
    VALU MERCHANDISERS, CO.
    5000 KANSAS AVE
    KANSAS CITY, KS 66106

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    HEADACHE RELIEF PM 
    acetaminophen and diphenhydramine citrate tablet, film coated
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:63941-373
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    ACETAMINOPHEN (UNII: 362O9ITL9D) (ACETAMINOPHEN - UNII:362O9ITL9D) ACETAMINOPHEN 500 mg
    DIPHENHYDRAMINE CITRATE (UNII: 4OD433S209) (DIPHENHYDRAMINE - UNII:8GTS82S83M) DIPHENHYDRAMINE CITRATE 38 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM (UNII: M28OL1HH48)  
    FD&C BLUE NO. 1 (UNII: H3R47K3TBD)  
    FD&C BLUE NO. 2 (UNII: L06K8R7DQK)  
    HYPROMELLOSE, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    MAGNESIUM STEARATE (UNII: 70097M6I30)  
    MICROCRYSTALLINE CELLULOSE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    POLYSORBATE 80 (UNII: 6OZP39ZG8H)  
    POVIDONE, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: FZ989GH94E)  
    STEARIC ACID (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)  
    TITANIUM DIOXIDE (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    STARCH, CORN (UNII: O8232NY3SJ)  
    SHELLAC (UNII: 46N107B71O)  
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    CROSPOVIDONE, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: 2S7830E561)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL, UNSPECIFIED (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color BLUE Score no score
    Shape ROUND Size 11mm
    Flavor Imprint Code 44;373
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:63941-373-15 1 in 1 CARTON 06/07/2004 02/20/2020
    1 50 in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC MONOGRAPH NOT FINAL part343 06/07/2004 02/20/2020
    Labeler - Valu Merchandisers Company (868703513)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 832867894 MANUFACTURE(63941-373)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 038154464 PACK(63941-373)