Overdosing on Acetaminophen?

Answer More than 4000mg per day is toxic. It destroys your liver.

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Can you take acetaminophen when breastfeeding?

My sister was recently pregnant, and our family doctor told her that acetaminophen is the only safe over the counter drug she could take. No advil, no alive... nothing except Tylenol.

How to Use Acetaminophen for Children?

Acetaminophen is formulated for children in liquid and chewable products. When administered correctly, it relieves minor pain and reduces fever with minimal risk of adverse side effects. Overdose a... Read More »

How much acetaminophen is in Tylenol 3?

Sold over-the-counter in many countries, Tylenol 3 contains 300 mg of acetaminophen along with 15 mg of caffeine and 30 mg of codeine phosphate. As a point of comparison, an extra strength Tylenol ... Read More »

How to Mix Acetaminophen & Aspirin?

Acetaminophen and aspirin, although two different drugs indicated for different conditions, can be taken together to treat pain and inflammation. Acetaminophen, an over-the-counter pain reliever, t... Read More »