When you want pain relief, acetaminophen, the active ingredient found in over-the-counter (OTC) medications like TYLENOL®, in addition to prescription medications, is safe and effective when used as directed.
ACETAMINOPHEN HELPS PROVIDE YOU WITH TEMPORARY RELIEF FROM MINOR ACHES AND PAINS DUE TO:
Headaches, including migraine pain
The common cold or flu
Also reduces fever
Minor pain of arthritis
Premenstrual and menstrual cramps
ACETAMINOPHEN IS AN IMPORTANT PAIN RELIEF OPTION FOR PEOPLE:
With a history of stomach problems
65 years and older taking multiple prescription medications
ACETAMINOPHEN CAN BE FOUND IN MORE THAN 450 OVER-THE-COUNTER AND PRESCRIPTION MEDICINES AND:
Is one of the most commonly used medicines in Canada
Is the most recommended oral analgesic1 by doctors and pharmacists
Has been used for over 50 years and has a well-established record for safety and efficacy when used as directed
Is TYLENOL® right for you? Learn more.
No matter which pain reliever you choose, always read the label carefully and follow the dosing directions, checking active ingredients if you are taking more than one medication at a time. You should never take more than one medicine at a time containing acetaminophen. Learn more about taking medication safely at GetReliefResponsibly.ca.