New warning label coming to Tylenol

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WASHINGTON- The company behind a popular medication is putting a new warning on the box.

Johnson and Johnson announced that it is putting a new warning label on bottles of extra strength Tylenol to make consumers aware of the dangers of acetaminophen.

According to the National Institute of Health, acetaminophen overdoses are one of the most common poisonings worldwide.

Taking too much of the drug can actually cause severe liver damage.