Apap 500 is used to relieve mild to moderate pain and to reduce fever.
- Store at room temperature between 59 and 86 degrees F (between 15 and 30 degrees C) away from moisture and sunlight.
- Do not store in the bathroom.
- Do not freeze liquid forms.
- If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately.
- Symptoms of overdose may include severe nausea, vomiting, excessive sweating, yellowing eyes or skin, dark urine, stomach pain, and extreme fatigue.
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- Take Apap 500 as directed.
- Do not take more acetaminophen than recommended (see Side Effects section).
- Do not use for more than 10 days without consulting your doctor.
- Apap 500 is not to be given to children under 3 years of age without your doctor s approval.
- When taken as directed, most people experience little or no side effects with Apap 500.
- Tell your doctor immediately if any of these highly unlikely but very serious side effects occur: easy bruising or bleeding, persistent sore throat or other signs of infection.
- If you do not have liver problems, the adult maximum dose of acetaminophen is 4 grams per day (4000 milligrams).
- If you take more than the maximum daily amount, it may cause serious (possibly fatal) liver disease.
- Tell your doctor immediately if you have any of the following symptoms of liver damage: severe nausea, yellowing eyes or skin, dark urine, stomach pain, extreme fatigue.
- In the unlikely event you have an allergic reaction to Apap 500, seek medical attention immediately.
- Symptoms of an allergic reaction include: rash, itching, swelling, dizziness, trouble breathing.
- If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.
- If you have any of the following health problems, consult your doctor before using Apap 500: liver disease, alcohol dependency, any allergies.
- Acetaminophen may cause liver damage.
- Daily use of alcohol, especially when combined with acetaminophen, may increase your risk for liver damage.
- Check with your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
- Acetaminophen is often used instead of aspirin.
- They are equally effective in relieving pain; however, acetaminophen does not reduce swelling and inflammation like aspirin does.
- There are many brands and forms of acetaminophen on the market.
- Read the dosing instructions carefully as the amount of acetaminophen may vary among products.
- Acetaminophen appears to be safe for use during pregnancy.
- Use only if clearly needed.
- Acetaminophen is found in breast milk, but side effects in nursing infants have not been reported.
- Consult you doctor if you are breast-feeding.
- If you miss a dose, take as soon as remembered; do not take if it is almost time for the next dose, instead, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule.
- Do not "double-up the dose to catch up.
- Tell your doctor of all nonprescription and prescription drugs you use especially: isoniazid, phenobarbital, phenytoin, zidovudine, sulfinpyrazone.
- Acetaminophen is an ingredient in many over-the-counter products and in some combination prescription medications.
- Read the labels carefully before taking other pain relievers or cold products to see if they also contain acetaminophen.
- Consult your pharmacist if you are uncertain if your other prescription or over-the-counter products contain acetaminophen.
- (Also see adult maximum dose information in Side Effects section).
- Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.