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Pamprin Cramp Formula

Generic Name: Acetaminophen, magnesium salicylate, and pamabrom [a-SEET-a-MIN-oh-fen, mag-NEE-see-um-sa-LIS-i-late, and-PAM-a-brom]
Drug Class: Analgesic combinations

What is Pamprin's Cramp Formula?

Acetaminophen has been identified as an anti-inflammatory and fever-reducing agent.Magnesium salicylate is an anti-inflammatory medication that is nonsteroidal (NSAID) within a class of medicines known as salicylates (sa-LIS-il-ates). Pamprin Cramp Formula works by cutting down the presence of certain substances within the body that cause fever, pain, and inflammation.

Pamprin Cramp Formula contains a mix of medicines designed to treat menstrual issues like menstrual cramps, migraines, backaches, and muscle pains, as well as bloating and fluid retention.Pamprin Cramp Formula may also be used for different reasons not mentioned in this guideline.

Side Effects of Pamprin's Cramp Formula

See a doctor immediately. If you are experiencing warning signs of an allergic response, such as symptoms of hives, difficulty breathing, and swelling of your lips, face, and tongue,

This medication could cause severe adverse effects. Take this medicine off and consult your physician immediately if you experience:

  • Severe stomach pain;
  • A feeling of lightheadedness, as if you're passing out;
  • Bloody or tarry stool and coughing blood; or vomit that resembles coffee grounds
  • Any swelling or redness and swelling or redness;
  • Hearing loss or hearing issues

Common adverse consequences of Pamprin Cramp Formula may include:

  • Heartburn
  • Upset stomach.

The following isn't an exhaustive list of the possible reactions, as other reactions could be experienced. Contact your doctor for advice regarding medical effects. You can report any adverse reactions to the FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

Similar/related drugs

Ibuprofen, naproxen, diclofenac, celecoxib, Celebrex, and Advil


Don't give this medication to a teenager or child who has an illness such as fevers,  flu symptoms, or chickenpox. Salicylates may cause Reye's syndrome, which is a severe and occasionally fatal disease for children.

Do not consume more of this medication than the amount advised. A high dose of acetaminophen could damage your liver and result in the death of a person. Call your doctor immediately if you experience nausea or pain in your stomach area, itching, lack of appetite or thirst, dark urine, clay-colored stool, or jaundice (yellowing of the eyes or skin).

Consult a physician or pharmacist prior to using another illness, allergy pain, sleep, or cold medication. Acetaminophen (sometimes abbreviated as APAP) is found in several combination medicines. Combining certain medicines could result in excessive acetaminophen that could result in a fatal overdose.

In rare instances, acetaminophen could cause an extreme skin reaction. Take a break from this medication and consult your doctor in the event of the appearance of a rash or skin redness that spreads and causes blistering or peeling.

Before you take this drug

It is not recommended to take this medicine if you are allergic to acetaminophen (Tylenol), magnesium salicylate (Nuprin), pamabrom, aspirin, or any other NNSAIDs.

Don't give this medication to a teenager or child who has an illness like the flu, fever, or chickenpox. Salicylates can trigger Reye's syndrome, which is a serious and often fatal illness in children.

Magnesium salicylate could cause bleeding in the stomach or intestines that can be deadly. These conditions can occur at any time while you're taking Pamprin Cramp Formula, especially in the event that you use this medicine for long periods of time or

  • If you're 60 years old or over,
  • If you have a previous history of stomach ulcers or bleeding,
  • If you have consumed more than three alcohol drinks every day,
  • If you are taking an anticoagulant (Warfarin, Coumadin), steroids, or a diuretic ("water pill") as well as
  • If you are also taking any other NSAID, for example, ibuprofen, aspirin (Advil, Motrin), naproxen (Aleve), celecoxib, diclofenac, indomethacin, meloxicam, and more,

Consult a pharmacist or doctor about whether it is appropriate for you to take this medication in case you suffer from any medical conditions, such as:

  • The liver, cirrhosis, or any history of alcoholism;
  • Heartburn and other stomach-related issues;
  • High blood pressure, heart disease;
  • Kidney disease;
  • Gout;
  • Diabetes

Magnesium salicylate can cause harm to unborn babies when the mother is taking the medication in the final three months of the pregnancy. Do not take Pamprin Cramp Formula without telling your physician if you are expecting or planning to become pregnant while taking treatment.

This medication can be absorbed into breast milk and could affect a nursing baby. Inform your doctor if you are breastfeeding a child.

How to take Pamprin Cramp Formula?

Take it exactly as indicated on the label or as directed by your physician. Don't use more than what is suggested. A high dose of acetaminophen could affect your liver and cause death.

Stop taking this medicine and consult your physician in the event:

  • You have a fever that lasts longer than 3 days.
  • There is pain that lasts more than 10 days.
  • If the symptoms become worse or if you develop new symptoms.

This medication may cause unexpected results in certain tests. Be sure to inform any doctor treating your condition that you are taking Pamprin Cramp Formula.

Place it in a cool, dry place far from heat and moisture.

What happens If I miss a dose?

Because Pamprin Cramp Formula is used in the event of need, you might not be on a dose schedule. If you're following a routine, take the missed dose as quickly as you can remember. Avoid any missed doses if you are close to the time of the next scheduled dose. Don't use any extra medication to replace the missed dose.

Don't take more than 8 tablets over an hour.

What happens if I overdose?

Get medical attention immediately or contact the poison help line at 1-800-222-1222 for help. A high dose of this medication can cause fatal consequences.

The first symptoms of an acetaminophen-related overdose are a loss of appetite, vomiting, nausea, stomach discomfort, sweating, and a feeling of weakness or confusion. Other symptoms could include discomfort in your stomach or in your urine, as well as discoloration of your skin or the whites of your eyes.

What should be avoided?

Talk to your doctor or pharmacist prior to taking any other cold, allergy, pain, or sleep medicine. Acetaminophen (sometimes abbreviated as APAP) is found in a wide variety of combination medicines. When you combine certain medications, it could cause excessive amounts of acetaminophen, which could result in an unfatal overdose. Check the label to determine if the medicine has acetaminophen in it or APAP.

Do not drink alcohol. It could increase your risk of liver damage when taking acetaminophen

Interaction with other drugs

Other drugs can interfere with Pamprin Cramp Formula, including medications that are prescribed and available over the counter, vitamins, and herbal products. Be sure to inform your health professionals about the medicines you take currently and all medicines that you decide to stop or change your use of.