Pain management

Novo-Gesic®

Uses

Novo-Gesic® is used for relief of fever and mild-to-moderate pain.

Dosage/directions for use

Adults and children 12 years or older: 1 to 2 caplets every 4-6 hours.

Important: Do not take more than 12 caplets per day.


Ingredients

Each 325 mg caplet contains: 325 mg of acetaminophen.

Non-medicinal ingredients: Povidone, pregelatinized starch and stearic acid.


Storage

Store at room temperature, 15°C to 25°C.

KEEP OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN.


Precautions

Do not use with other drugs containing acetaminophen.

Speak to your doctor or pharmacist before using this product if you have a serious liver or kidney disease, are pregnant or breast-feeding, or have chronic alcoholism.

Do not take this product if you are allergic to acetaminophen.

Consult a doctor if your symptoms last longer than 5 days, or fever lasts longer than 3 days.

If you are taking any other medicines, including natural health products, prescription drugs or other pain or fever relief medicines, ask your doctor or pharmactist before taking Novo-Gesic® caplets.

In case of overdose: Call a Poison Control Centre or doctor immediately, even if you do not notice any signs or symptoms. Within the first 24 hours you may experience increased sweating, nausea, vomiting, stomach pain and loss of appetite.