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kirkland signature acetaminophen (Costco Wholesale Company)

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TABLET 500 TABLET in 1 BOTTLE (63981-700-90) Label Information

Complete kirkland signature acetaminophen Information

  • Active ingredient (in each caplet)

    Acetaminophen 500 mg


  • Purpose

    Pain reliever/fever reducer


  • Uses

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

  • 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

    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.

    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.
    • if you have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients

    Ask a doctor before use if you have

    liver disease

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

    taking the blood thinning drug warfarin

    Stop use and ask a doctor if
    • pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
    • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
    • new symptoms occur
    • 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: In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away (1-800-222-1222). 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 caplets every 6 hours while symptoms last
    • do not take more than 6 caplets in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor
    • do not use for more than 10 days unless directed by a doctor

    children under 12 years

    ask a doctor


  • Other information

    • store at 20-25ºC (68-77ºF)

  • Inactive ingredients

    carnauba wax, corn starch*, croscarmellose sodium*, hypromellose, polyethylene glycol, povidone, pregelatinized starch, sodium starch glycolate*, stearic acid

    *may contain one or more of these ingredients


  • Questions or comments?

    1-800-719-9260


  • Principal Display Panel

    COMPARE TO EXTRA STRENGTH TYLENOL® active ingredient

    EXTRA STRENGTH

    ACETAMINOPHEN

    Pain Reliever/Fever Reducer

    Actual Size

    For Adults

    Easy to Swallow

    500 CAPLETS-500 mg

    Kirkland Acetaminophen image

  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    KIRKLAND SIGNATURE ACETAMINOPHEN  ADULT EXTRA STRENGTH
    acetaminophen tablet
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:63981-700
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    ACETAMINOPHEN (UNII: 362O9ITL9D) (ACETAMINOPHEN - UNII:362O9ITL9D) ACETAMINOPHEN 500 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    CARNAUBA WAX (UNII: R12CBM0EIZ)  
    STARCH, CORN (UNII: O8232NY3SJ)  
    HYPROMELLOSES (UNII: 3NXW29V3WO)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    POVIDONES (UNII: FZ989GH94E)  
    STEARIC ACID (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)  
    CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM (UNII: M28OL1HH48)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color WHITE Score no score
    Shape CAPSULE (caplet) Size 16mm
    Flavor Imprint Code L484
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:63981-700-90 500 in 1 BOTTLE; Type 0: Not a Combination Product 06/03/2009
    Marketing Information
    Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    OTC monograph not final part343 06/03/2009
    Labeler - Costco Wholesale Company (103391843)