What is Percogesic Extra Strength?

Category: Over the Counter Drugs

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Generic name: Acetaminophen-Diphenhydramine

Percogesic® Extra Strength is a brand of acetaminophen, an analgesic, and diphenhydramine used in the relief of insomnia accompanied by minor pain.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Pain 2 2
Fibromyalgia 1 2
Headaches 1 2
Muscle and joint pain 1 2
Muscle pain 1 2
Muscle spasms 1 2

Show all 8 reasons taken


  • 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 1
Mild 1
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Percogesic Extra Strength

Side effect Patients
Dizziness 1

Why patients stopped taking Percogesic Extra Strength

Multiple reasons could be selected

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

Duration

Stopped taking Percogesic Extra Strength

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
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 1
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 2
Not specified 0
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