Acephen Rectal Suppository 120Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Acephen: Rectal suppository (120mg)

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Acephen 120mg Rectal Supp
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Acephen 120mg Rectal Supp

What is this Medicine?

ACETAMINOPHEN (a set a MEE noe fen) is a pain reliever. It is used to treat mild pain and fever.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Acephen: Rectal suppository(120mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
In-Depth Information

Acephen 120mg Rectal Suppository

NDC: 007130118
  • Over the Counter
    (Prescription Not Required)
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Fever, Dysmenorrhea, Myalgia, Mild Pain, Arthralgia, Musculoskeletal Pain, Dental Pain, Headache

Storage Information
Avoid exposure to heat
Protect from moisture
Store below 80 degrees F
Acephen 120mg Rectal Suppository

Reported Side Effects for Acephen 120mg Rectal Suppository

Anaphylactoid Reactions Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Lyell'S Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Red, Pimple Rash Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Severe Allergy Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Angioedema Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Stevens-Johnson Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Acephen 120mg Rectal Suppository

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Acephen 120mg Rectal Suppository(Acetaminophen)
Alcohol and Acetaminophen(Acetaminophen)
Patients who drink more than 3 alcoholic drinks a day and take acetaminophen are at increased risk of developing liver side effects. Avoid alcoholic drinks if you are taking acetaminophen on a regular basis.
Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Tobacco and Acephen 120mg Rectal Suppository(Acetaminophen)
Tobacco and Acetaminophen(Acetaminophen)
If you are a tobacco smoker, use of Acetaminophen can increase the risk of liver side effects. Immediately tell your doctor if you get severe abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, or yellowing of the skin. Do not exceed 4 g acetaminophen/day in adults. Tell your doctor if Acetaminophen does not help your headache or other pain. Tobacco smoke may reduce the effectiveness of Acetaminophen.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
Lactation

Compatible - This drug is generally safe to take by nursing mothers.


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