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ADOL 500 MG CAPSULES

 

 
 

 

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SIZE:

500 MG

 

GENERIC NAME:

ACETAMINOPHEN

 

MANUFACTURER:

JULPHAR

 

UNIT:

 

ADMINISTRATION ROUTE:

 

FDA PREGNANCY GROUP:

(none)

 

INDICATIONS:

Arthritis, osteoarthritis

Cramps, menstrual

Fever

Headache, tension

Pain, mild

 

SIDE EFFECTS:

Agranulocytosis

anemia

dermatitis, allergic

hepatitis

renal colic

renal failure

sterile pyuria

thrombocytopenia

 

ABSOLUTE CONTRAINDICATIONS :

 

RELATIVE CONTRAINDICATIONS :

>> Alcoholism, active

>> Hepatic disease

>> Viral hepatitis

Phenylketonuria

Renal function impairment, severe

Sensitivity to acetaminophen or aspirin

 

ADULT DOSE:

Analgesic and Antipyretic-Oral, 325 to 500 mg every three hours, 325 to 650 mg every four hours, 650 mg to 1 gram every six hours as needed, or 1300 mg every 8 hours , while symptoms persist . Note: For patient self-medication, it is recommended that a physician be consulted if pain is not relieved within ten days, fever within three days, or sore throat within two days .

 

MAXIMUM ADULT DOSE:

For short-term therapy (up to ten days)-Up to 4 grams daily . For long-term therapy-Up to 2.6 grams daily, unless chronic treatment with higher doses is prescribed and monitored by a physician .

 

PEDIATRIC DOSE:

Analgesic and Antipyretic-Oral, 1.5 grams per square meter of body surface a day in divided doses; or for Infants up to 3 months of age-Oral, 40 mg every four hours as needed . Infants 4 to 12 months of age-Oral, 80 mg every four hours as needed . Children 1 to 2 years of age-Oral, 120 mg every four hours as needed . Children 2 to 4 years of age-Oral, 160 mg every four hours as needed, while symptoms persist . Children 4 to 6 years of age-Oral, 240 mg every four hours as needed, while symptoms persist . Children 6 to 9 years of age-Oral, 320 mg every four hours as needed, while symptoms persist . Children 9 to 11 years of age-Oral, 320 to 400 mg every four hours as needed, while symptoms persist . Children 11 to 12 years of age-Oral, 320 to 480 mg every four hours as needed, while symptoms persist . Note: It is recommended that children up to 12 years of age receive no more than five doses in each twenty-four-hour period, unless otherwise directed by a physician, and that a physician be consulted if pain is not relieved within five days, fever within three days, or sore throat within two days . Dosage recommendations for children younger than 2 years of age do not appear on OTC packaging . Administration of an individual product to a pediatric patient depends upon ability to achieve suitable dosage for the age of the child. Liquid dosage forms (oral solution or suspension), granules, powders, or chewable tablets are usually used. 

 

MAXIMUM PEDIATRIC DOSE:

 

ELDERLY DOSE:

 

 

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