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I am sorry to learn of your circumstances.
Did you take the tablets, caplets, gelcaps, or gettabs form?
For how long have you had your ulcer?
I was sick with a cold for 7 weeks and I do not know how long, not long.
The packaging information for that product can be found here: http://www.excedrin.com/products/extra-strength.shtml
If you click on the "tablet" link, you will receive the product warnings that appear on the packaging.
does it say anything about eating first?
It does include a stomach bleeding warning.
It says that you're supposed to ask a doctor first, before using.
I have taken this med for 40 years.
but I did not know about eating first
The label does not require eating first. Although, many folks with stomach issues to find it helpful to eat first.
However, the label clearly provides stomach bleeding warnings.
And, thus, there would not be a basis to sue.
I have never had stomach issues
Well, it would appear that at some point in time you developed an ulcer. It happens.
I think it would be good if they add that statement
People's bodies do change.
However, our personal beliefs are not the same thing as legal liability.
You certain can contact them, share your experience, and encourage them to modify their label.
you are right
Good luck and best wishes for better days ahead.
but that is the start of change
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