Excedrin Migraine Caplets – 24 CP

$6.69

SKU: 3256989 Category: Product ID: 1929

Description

Indications

Treats migraine.

Directions

Do not use more than directed. Adults: take 2 caplets with a glass of water. If symptoms persist or worsen, ask your doctor. Do not take more than 2 caplets in 24 hours, unless directed by a doctor. Under 18 years of age: ask a doctor. Store at 20-25 degrees C (68-77 degrees F). Close cap tightly after use. Read all product information before using. Keep this box for important information.

Active Ingredients

Each Caplet: Acetaminophen 250 mg; Aspirin 250 mg (NSAID [Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug]); Caffeine 65 mg

Inactive Ingredients

Benzoic Acid; Carnauba Wax; FD&C Blue #1; Hydroxypropylcellulose; Hypromellose; Light Mineral Oil; Microcrystalline Cellulose; Polysorbate 20; Povidone; Propylene Glycol; Simethicone Emulsion; Sorbitan Monolaurate; Stearic Acid; Titanium Dioxide

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 or vomiting occur, consult a doctor because these symptoms could be an early sign of Reye’s syndrome, a rare but serious illness. 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. 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 2 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 severe 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 prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs (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 acetaminophen, 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 never had migraines diagnosed by a health professional; you have a headache that is different from your usual migraines; you have the worst headache of your life; you have fever and stiff neck; you have headaches beginning after or caused by head injury, exertion, coughing or bending; you experienced your first headache after the age of 50; you have daily headaches; you have a migraine so severe as to require bed rest; 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; you have problems or serious side effects from taking pain relievers or fever reducers; you have vomiting with your migraine headache. Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are: taking a prescription drug for: diabetes, gout, arthritis; under a doctor’s care for any serious condition; taking any other drug; taking any other product that contains aspirin, acetaminophen, or any other pain reliever/fever reducer. Stop use and ask a doctor if: an allergic reaction occurs. Seek medical help right away. You experience any of the following signs of stomach bleeding: feel faint, vomit blood, have bloody or black stools, have stomach pain that does not get better; your migraine is not relieved or worsens after first dose; new or unexpected symptoms occur; ringing in the ears or loss of hearing occurs. 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.