What is PMS?
Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS) is a combination of emotional, physical, psychological, and mood disturbances that occurs after a woman’s ovulation and normally ends with the onset of her menstrual flow. The most common mood-related symptoms are irritability, depression, crying spells, social withdrawal, and mood swings. The most common physical symptoms are joint or muscle pain, headache, fatigue, bloating, breast tenderness, acne and changes in appetite.1
What’s the difference between each Pamprin product?
Pamprin Maximum Strength Multi-Symptom contains three active ingredients: an antihistamine to relieve irritability, a diuretic to fight against bloating and water weight gain, and a pain reliever to alleviate cramps, headaches, backaches, and muscular aches. For more information about Pamprin Maximum Strength Multi-Symptom, please see the “Products” section of this website.

Pamprin Max contains two pain relievers to alleviate discomfort from cramps, headaches, backaches, and muscular aches, along with caffeine to relieve bloating, fatigue, and water weight gain. For more information about Pamprin Max, please see the “Products” section of this website.

What is the maximum number of tablets that may be taken in a 24-hour period?
Please see the “Products” section of this website or the product packaging for more details on each Pamprin formula.
Can I take more than the recommended dose?
We recommend that you always follow the labeled dosage directions for your age group unless otherwise directed by a health care professional.
Can I take this product without water?
Pamprin should be taken with water.
Can I take this product with other pain medication?
Please contact your doctor before combining any dietary supplements, over-the-counter medications, or prescription medications as this may cause serious side effects.
Can I use Pamprin if I am pregnant or breast-feeding?
If you are pregnant or breast-feeding, ask a health professional before use. However, Pamprin Max contains aspirin which should not be taken during the last 3 months of pregnancy unless directed to do so by a doctor as it may cause problems in the unborn child or complications during delivery.
Can a child under 12 use this product?
Pamprin is not indicated for children under 12. Please contact your doctor for more details.
Is Pamprin Kosher?
No.
Are Pamprin’s ingredients animal derived?
Stearic Acid and/or Magnesium Stearate may be animal derived.
Where can I purchase Pamprin?
Please see the “Where to Buy” section of this site for a retailer near you.
  1. http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/premenstrual-syndrome/basics/symptoms/con-20020003