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Pain Reliever PM (NASH-FINCH COMPANY)

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TABLET, FILM COATED 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON (70253-235-15) > 50 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC Label Information
TABLET, FILM COATED 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC in 1 CARTON (70253-235-08) > 24 TABLET, FILM COATED in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC Label Information

Complete Pain Reliever PM Information

  • Active ingredients (in each caplet)

    Acetaminophen 500 mg
    Diphenhydramine HCl 25 mg


  • Purpose

    Pain reliever
    Nighttime sleep-aid


  • Uses

    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
    • if you are allergic to acetaminophen or any of the inactive ingredients in this product

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

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

    When using this product
    • drowsiness will occur
    • avoid alcoholic beverages
    • do not drive a motor vehicle or operate machinery

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

    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 caplets at bedtime. Do not take more than 2 caplets 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

    colloidal silicon dioxide, corn starch, croscarmellose sodium, FD&C blue #1 aluminum lake, microcrystalline cellulose, polyethylene glycol, polyvinyl alcohol, povidone, stearic acid, talc, titanium dioxide


  • Principal Display Panel

    For pain with sleeplessness
    Pain Reliever
    Nighttime Sleep-Aid

    Our Family®
    Quality Care Since 1904

    Compare to the
    Active Ingredients
    in Extra Strength
    Tylenol® PM*

    PAIN RELIEVER PM
    ACETAMINOPHEN 500 mg,
    DIPHENHYDRAMINE HCl 25 mg

    EXTRA STRENGTH

    50 CAPLETS

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

    *This product is not manufactured or distributed by McNeil Consumer Healthcare, owner of the registered trademark Extra Strength Tylenol® PM.

    DISTRIBUTED BY:
    NASH FINCH COMPANY ©2004,1996
    NFC BRANDS,
    7600 FRANCE AVE S, MPLS, MN 55435
    www.ourfamilyfoods.com     NF17206
    50844     REV0512E23515

    OurFamily44-235

    OurFamily44-235


  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    PAIN RELIEVER PM 
    acetaminophen and diphenhydramine hcl tablet, film coated
    Product Information
    Product Type HUMAN OTC DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:70253-235
    Route of Administration ORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
    ACETAMINOPHEN (UNII: 362O9ITL9D) (ACETAMINOPHEN - UNII:362O9ITL9D) ACETAMINOPHEN 500 mg
    DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE (UNII: TC2D6JAD40) (DIPHENHYDRAMINE - UNII:8GTS82S83M) DIPHENHYDRAMINE HYDROCHLORIDE 25 mg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient Name Strength
    SILICON DIOXIDE (UNII: ETJ7Z6XBU4)  
    CROSCARMELLOSE SODIUM (UNII: M28OL1HH48)  
    FD&C BLUE NO. 1 (UNII: H3R47K3TBD)  
    CELLULOSE, MICROCRYSTALLINE (UNII: OP1R32D61U)  
    POLYETHYLENE GLYCOLS (UNII: 3WJQ0SDW1A)  
    POLYVINYL ALCOHOL (UNII: 532B59J990)  
    POVIDONES (UNII: FZ989GH94E)  
    STEARIC ACID (UNII: 4ELV7Z65AP)  
    TALC (UNII: 7SEV7J4R1U)  
    TITANIUM DIOXIDE (UNII: 15FIX9V2JP)  
    STARCH, CORN (UNII: O8232NY3SJ)  
    Product Characteristics
    Color BLUE Score no score
    Shape CAPSULE Size 17mm
    Flavor Imprint Code 44;235
    Contains     
    Packaging
    # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
    1 NDC:70253-235-08 1 in 1 CARTON
    1 24 in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC; Type 0: Not a Combination Product
    2 NDC:70253-235-15 1 in 1 CARTON
    2 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 05/15/1994 07/13/2018
    Labeler - NASH-FINCH COMPANY (006962294)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 832867894 MANUFACTURE(70253-235)
    Establishment
    Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations
    LNK International, Inc. 038154464 PACK(70253-235)