The FDA also is requir
ing manufacturers to update labels of all prescription combination acetaminophen products to warn of the potential risk <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>for</span>
severe liver injury.
Acetaminophen, also called APAP, is a drug that relieves pain and fever and can be found in both prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) products. It is combined in many prescription products with other ingredients, usually opioids such as codeine (Tylenol with Codeine), oxycodone
(Percocet), and hydrocodone (Vicodin).