Tylenol (Acetaminophen) Drug Information Description, User


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Tylenol (Acetaminophen) Drug Information Description, User

INN: paracetamol CAS#:

Acetaminophen is a white, crystalline powder. e. Solubility.

Stop taking this medication and call your doctor at once if you have a serious side effect such as:

Acetaminophen is stable to temperature, light, and moisture.

1. Remington's Pharmaceutical Sciences. 23rd ed. Easton, PA: Mack Publishing Company; 1995:

Before using this product, l your doctor or pharmacist your medical history, especially of: liver disease, regular use/abuse of alcohol.

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e. pH of Commercially Available Liquid Products.

d. pH Range Over Which Drug is Stable in Solution.

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Acetaminophen is a synthetic, nonopiate, centrally acting analgesic derived from p -aminophenol. The full chemical name is N-acetyl- p -aminophenol. b. pKa.

Before taking acetaminophen, l your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it; or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Talk to your pharmacist for more details.

Acetaminophen is stable at a pH between 4 and 7 at 25°C.

c. Stability of the Drug to Temperature, Light, and Moisture.

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TYLENOL (acetaminophen) - McNeil Consumer Healthcare a. Structural Formula b. Molecular Formula.

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water 1:70 boiling water 1:20 alcohol 1:10 chloroform 1:50 glycerin 1:40 ether slightly soluble Chemical Properties.

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Because of the nature of suspension formulations, osmolarity of the TYLENOL acetaminophen suspension products cannot be determined. References.

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Acetaminophen oral solution (ie, elixir, adult liquid) has a pH of 3.8 to 6.1 and the oral suspension (ie, infants' drops, children's suspension) has a pH of 5.4 to 6.9.

Get emergency medical help if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.

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This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at.

a. Structural Similarities/Differences of the Drug to Other Available Compounds or Groups of Compounds.

The pKa of acetaminophen is 9.51 at 25°C.

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C 8 H 9 NO 2 c. Molecular Weight 151.16 d. Macroscopic Appearance.

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Children's TYLENOL acetaminophen Elixir: 6040 ± 25 mmol/kg.

Liquid products, chewable tablets, or dissolving/effervescent tablets may contain sugar or aspartame. Caution is advised if you have diabetes, phenylketonuria (PKU), or any other condition that requires you to limit/avoid these substances in your diet. If you have any of these conditions, ask your doctor or pharmacist about using these.

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Extra Strength TYLENOL acetaminophen Adult Liquid: 3058 ± 152 mmol/kg.