Ethanol use: Use with caution in patients with alcoholic liver disease; consuming 2 or more alcoholic drinks/day may increase the risk of liver damage.
Hepatotoxicity: Hepatotoxicity is usually associated with excessive acetaminophen intake and often involves more than one product that contains acetaminophen.
Self-medication: When used for self-medication, patients should be instructed to contact health care provider if symptoms get worse or new symptoms appear, redness or swelling is present in the painful area, fever lasts longer than 3 days (all ages), or pain lasts longer than 5 days for children and adolescent, if sore throat is severe, persists for longer than 2 days, or is followed by fever, rash, headache, nausea, or vomiting, consult health care provider immediately.
Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency: Use with caution in patients with known glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency.
Allergy alert: Paracetamol may cause severe skin reactions. Symptoms may include skin reddening, blisters or rash.
These could be signs of a serious condition. If these reactions occur, stop use and seek medical assistance right away.
Effects on Ability to Drive and Use Machines: This medicine does not affect ability to drive and use machine.