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PediaCare Childrens Fever Reducer Dye Free
Active Ingredients
  • In each 5 mL (1 teaspoon):

    Acetaminophen 160 mg: Pain reliever/fever reducer

Uses

temporarily reduces fever

temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to:

  • the common cold
  • flu
  • headache
  • sore throat
  • toothache
Warnings
  • Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen. Sever liver damage may occur if your child takes:

    • more than 5 doses in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount
    • with other drugs containing acetaminophen

    Sore throat warning: If sore throat is severe, persists for more than 2 days, is accompanied or followed by fever, headache, rash, nausea, or vomiting, consult a doctor promptly.

    Do not use

    • with any other drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or non-prescription). If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist.

    Ask a doctor before use if

    your child has liver disease.

    Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if

    your child is taking the blood thinning drug warfarin.

    When using this product

    • do not exceed recommended dose (see overdose warning)

    Stop use and ask a doctor if

    • new symptoms occur
    • redness or swelling is present
    • pain gets worse or lasts more than 5 days
    • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days

    These could be signs of a serious condition.

    Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children.

  • Overdose Warning:

    Taking more than the recommended dose (overdose) may cause liver damage. In case of accidental overdose, seek professional assistance or contact a Poison Control Center immediately. Quick medical attention is critical even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms.

Directions
  • this product does not contain directions or complete warnings for adult use. 
  • shake well before using 
  • find right dose on chart below. If possible, use weight to dose; otherwise, use age. 
  • use only enclosed dosing cup designed for use with this product. Do not use any other dosing device. 
  • if needed, repeat dose every 4 hours while symptoms last
  • do not give more than 5 times in 24 hours
  • do not give more than 5 days unless directed by a doctor
  • tsp = teaspoon, mL = milliliter
  Weight (lb) Age (yr) Dose (tsp or mL)
  under 24 under 2 ask a doctor
  24-35 2-3 1 teaspoon or 5 mL
  36-47 4-5 1 ½ teaspoons or 7.5 mL
  48-59 6-8 2 teaspoons or 10 mL
  60-71 9-10 2 ½ teaspoons or 12.5 mL
  72-95 11 3 teaspoons or 15 mL

Other Information
  • store at room temperature
  • each teaspoon contains: sodium 2 mg
  • see bottom panel for lot number and expiration date
Inactive Ingredients
butyl paraben, carboxymethylcellulose sodium, cellulose, citric acid, flavors, glycerin, high fructose corn syrup, propylene glycol, purified water, sodium benzoate, sorbitol, sucralose, xanthan gum
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