My son had his tonsils out, taking paracetamol and codeine tablets and wants to go to a party, can he drink?

Answer No.1 - he should definetly avoid potentially smokey attmospheres as the wounds will not be healed yet and so are still prone to infections (some of which can cause serious permenant damage his lar... Read More »

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What happens if you take 11 paracetamol tablets on one day of pregnancy?

One day of pregnancy means you had sex about 7-10 days ago and I don't think that is what you mean. It takes about 3 days for the egg to get fertilized and an additional 7 days until the egg is att... Read More »

Can you take paracetamol tablets when pregnant?

Does codeine interfere with overnight constipation tablets?

Codeine and constipation relief tablets (laxatives) will work against each other - codeine and other opiates will actually cause constipation - in fact, the antidiarrhoeal drug loperamide is a non-... Read More »

Is it safe to take 2 paracetamol tablets whilst pregnant?

Yes, you are allowed. My midwife advised me that it was ok to take 2 paracetamols as I was suffering with bad headaches during my first trimester. I was advised to take 2 then 4 hours later to take... Read More »