Excedrin Migraine & Headache contains paracetamol and aspirin which ease the pain and fever associated with migraine. The caffeine increases the effects of the paracetamol and aspirin. Excedrin is used to treat headaches and migraine attaches including the symptoms of nausea and sensitivity to light and sound.
This medicine can be used by adults ages 18 years or older.
Adults over the age of 18:
For headache treatment: Take 1 tablet with a full glass of water when the headache first appears if needed, you can take another 1 tablet 4 – 6 hours later.
For migraine treatment: In case of more intense headache or migraine, take 2 tablets with a full glass of water when the pain appears or migraine aura appears. If needed, you can take another 2 tablets 4 -6 hours later.
Do not take more than 6 tablets in any 24-hour period.
If you are pregnant or trying to become pregnant, do not take this medication unless it is advised by your doctor.
Common Side Effects: Nervousness, dizziness, nausea or abdominal discomfort.
Keep all medicines out of reach of children.
Read the patient leaflet before taking this medication.