New warning labels for Tylenol after poisonings
Updated: Friday, August 30 2013, 10:01 AM EDT
(NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Bottles of Extra Strength Tylenol are getting a makeover.
Parent company Johnson & Johnson is putting on new warning labels.
They want to make consumers aware of the dangers of acetaminophen and reduce the number of accidental overdoses every year.
The National Institute of Health says acetaminophen overdoses are one of the most common poisonings worldwide.
Taking too much of this pain reliever can cause severe liver damage.