What kind of medication is a white circle pill with 013 on one side and a big V and a P on the other?

Not Medical Advice: What we found is pill imprint AP 013 and has been identified as Acetaminophen 500 mg.

Acetaminophen is an active ingredient in hundreds of over-the-counter (OTC) and prescription medicines. It relieves pain and fever. And, it is also combined with other active ingredients in medicines that treat allergy, cough, colds, flu, and sleeplessness.

In prescription medicines, acetaminophen is found with other active ingredients to treat moderate to severe pain. Acetaminophen can cause serious liver damage if more than directed is used. The FDA has taken action to improve the safety of consumers when using acetaminophen.

Acetaminophen may also be used to relieve the pain of osteoarthritis (arthritis caused by the breakdown of the lining of the joints). Acetaminophen is in a class of medications called analgesics (pain relievers) and antipyretics (fever reducers). It works by changing the way the body senses pain and by cooling the body.

Tip! Find patient medical information for acetaminophen oral including its uses, side effects and safety, interactions, pictures, warnings and user ratings on WebMD.

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Monday, September 05 2016
Source: https://www.drugs.com/imprints/ap-013-15132.html