What is Equate Extra Strength Acetaminophen?

Category: Over the Counter Drugs

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Generic name: Acetaminophen (Paracetamol)

Equate Extra Strength Acetaminophen is a specific brand of acetaminophen (also known as paracetamol), one of the most commonly used analgesics (pain relievers) in Western medicine. It is used to relieve aches and pains on an as-needed basis.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Breakthrough pain 1 0
Fibromyalgia 1 1
Myofascial pain syndrome 1 0
Pain 1 0
Sciatic neuralgia 1 1
Tension headache 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
0
Mild
0
None
1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Equate Extra Strength Acetaminophen

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Equate Extra Strength Acetaminophen

Dosage Patients
2 500mg as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Equate Extra Strength Acetaminophen

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Equate Extra Strength Acetaminophen

Duration

Currently taking Equate Extra Strength Acetaminophen

Duration Patients
10 years or more 1

Stopped taking Equate Extra Strength Acetaminophen

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Equate Extra Strength Acetaminophen.