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PediaCare Childrens Fever Reducer Cherry
Active Ingredients

In each 5 mL (1 teaspoon):

Acetaminophen 160 mg: Pain reliever/fever reducer


temporarily reduces fever

temporarily relieves minor aches and pains due to:

  • the common cold
  • flu
  • headache
  • sore throat
  • toothache

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.

  • 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

acesulfame potassium, butyl paraben, carboxymethylcellulose sodium, cellulose, citric acid, flavors, glycerin, high fructose corn syrup, propylene glycol, purified water, red 40, sodium benzoate, sorbitol, xanthan gum

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