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PediaCare Infant Fever Pain Reliever
Active Ingredients

In each 5 mL (1 teaspoon):
Acetaminophen 160 mg: Fever reducer/pain reliever

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. Severe 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 unsure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist. 

  • if your child is allergic to acetaminophen or any of the inactive ingredients in this product.

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 dosage (see overdose warning)

Stop use and ask a doctor if:

  • pain gets worse or lasts for more than 5 days.

  • fever gets worse or lasts for more than 3 days. 

  • new symptoms occur.

  • redness or swelling is present.

These could be signs of a serious condition.

Keep out of reach of children.

Overdose warning: Taking more than the recommended dose (overdose) may cause liver damage. In case of overdose, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center (1-800-222-1222) 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.
  • Only use the enclosed syringe. Do not use any other syringe, dropper, spoon or dosing device when giving this medicine to your child. 
  • Remove cap and insert syringe into hole at top of bottle and turn upside down.
  • Pull back syringe until filled to the prescribed level. If you pass the prescribed level, simply push syringe back until you have reached the desired level. Slowly dispense the liquid into your child’s mouth (towards inner cheek).
  • If needed, repeat dose every 4 hours while symptoms last.
  • Do not use more than 5 times in 24 hours (see overdose warning).
  • Replace cap tightly to maintain child resistance.
  • mL = milliliter, tsp = teaspoon
Weight (lb) Age (yr) Dose (mL)
under 24 under 2 Ask a doctor
24-35 2-3 5 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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