Excedrin Migraine Caplets for Migraine Pain Relief
24 EA, .1 lbs. Item # 906003
Excedrin Migraine medicine is the first nonprescription migraine pain reliever that combines acetaminophen and aspirin, along with caffeine to relieve migraine symptoms. It’s the number 1 Neurologist recommended OTC treatment for migraines (among OTC medicine for migraines, Symphony Health Solutions, 2016). For some, Excedrin Migraine starts to relieve migraine pain in 30 minutes. In addition, Excedrin Migraine relieves pain, nausea and sensitivity to light and sound with just 1 dose. Adults: Take 2 caplets with a glass of water. If your symptoms persist, or you’re under 18 years of age, ask a doctor.
Excedrin Migraine Ingredients
Active ingredients (in each caplet)
- Acetaminophen 250 mg
- Aspirin 250 mg (NSAID)
- Caffeine 65 mg
- nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug
Inactive ingredients: carnauba wax, crospovidone, FD&C blue #1 aluminum lake, hypromellose, microcrystalline cellulose, povidone, preglatinized starch, propylene glycol, saccharin sodium, stearic acid, titanium dioxide.
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.
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 and vomiting occur, consult a doctor because these symptoms could be an early sign of Reye's syndrome, a rare but serious illness. hivesfacial swellingasthma (wheezing)shock
Allergy alert: Aspirin may cause a severe allergic reaction which may include:
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 amountwith other drugs containing acetaminophen3 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 olderhave had stomach ulcers or bleeding problemstake a blood thinning (anticoagulant) or steroid drugtake other drugs containing prescription or nonprescription NSAIDs (aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, or others)have 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this producttake 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 heart beat.
Do not use if you have ever had an allergic reaction to acetaminophen, aspirin or any other pain reliever/fever reducerwith 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 professionalyou have a headache that is different from your usual migrainesyou have the worst headache of your lifeyou have fever and stiff neckyou have headaches beginning after or caused by head injury, exertion, coughing or bendingyou experienced your first headache after the age of 50you have daily headachesyou have a migraine so severe as to require bed restyou have liver diseasestomach bleeding warning applies to youyou have a history of stomach problems, such as heartburnyou have high blood pressure, heart disease, liver cirrhosis, or kidney diseaseyou are taking a diureticyou have asthmayou have problems or serious side effects from taking pain relievers or fever reducersyou have vomiting with your migraine headache
Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are taking a prescription drug for: anticoagulation (thinning of the blood)diabetes _ gout _ arthritisunder a doctor's care for any serious conditiontaking any other drugtaking 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 faintvomit bloodhave bloody or black stoolshave stomach pain that does not get betteryour migraine is not relieved or worsens after first dosenew or unexpected symptoms occurringing 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.