Tylenol Extra Strength Rapid Release Gels work at the speed of life to temporarily relieve minor aches and pains, such as headaches, and reduce fever. Each gelcap features unique laser-drilled holes and releases pain medicine fast. Each gelcap contains 500 mg of acetaminophen for effective, extra strength pain relief. Tylenol Extra Strength Rapid Release Gels can be used to help treat minor aches and pains related to headache, backache, minor arthritis pain, toothaches, pain due to the common cold, premenstrual and menstrual cramps. From the #1 doctor recommended brand for pain relief and fever reduction, this extra strength acetaminophen pain reliever is indicated for adults and children 12 years of age and older. Only Tylenol Rapid Release Gels have laser-drilled holes. They release pain medicine fast for fast pain relief.