Product Details
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Midol PM
Active Ingredients
In each caplet: 
Acetaminophen 500 mg; Pain reliever
Diphenhydramine citrate 38 mg; Nighttime sleep-aid
Uses
Use for relief of occasional sleeplessness when associated with minor aches and pains from premenstrual and menstrual periods (dysmenorrhea).
Warnings

Liver warning: This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur if you take

  • more than 4,000 mg of acetaminophen in 24 hours
  • with other drugs containing acetaminophen
  • 3 or more alcoholic drinks every day while using this product

Allergy Alert: acetaminophen may cause severe skin or severe allergic reactions. Symptoms may include:

  • skin reddening
  • blisters
  • rash
  • hives
  • facial swelling
  • asthma (wheezing)
  • shock

If a skin or general allergic reaction occurs, stop use and seek medical help right away.

Do not use 

  • with any other drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or nonprescription). If you are not sure whether a drug contains acetaminophen, ask a doctor or pharmacist.
  • in children under 12 years of age
  • with any other product containing diphenhydramine, even one used on skin
  • if you have ever had an allergic reaction to this product or any of its ingredients

Ask a doctor before use if you have

  • liver disease
  • a breathing problem such as emphysema or chronic bronchitis
  • glaucoma
  • difficulty in urination due to enlargement of the prostate gland

Ask a doctor or pharmacist before use if you are

  • taking the blood thinning drug warfarin
  • taking sedatives or tranquilizers

When using this product

  • drowsiness will occur
  • avoid alcoholic drinks
  • do not drive a motor vehicle or operate machinery

Stop use and ask a doctor if

  • sleeplessness persists continuously for more than 2 weeks. Insomnia may be a symptom of serious underlying medical illness.
  • pain gets worse or lasts more than 10 days
  • fever gets worse or lasts more than 3 days
  • new symptoms occur
  • redness or swelling is present

If pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use.

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.

Directions
  • do not take more than the recommended dose
  • adults and children 12 years and older: take 2 caplets at bedtime if needed, or as directed by a doctor
  • children under 12 years: do not use
Other Information
store at room temperature
Inactive Ingredients
Inactive ingredients carnauba wax, corn starch, croscarmellose sodium, FD&C blue #1 aluminum lake, FD&C blue #2 aluminum lake, hypromellose, microcrystalline cellulose, povidone, propylene glycol, shellac, stearic acid, titanium dioxide
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