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Chewable tylenol for adults

A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
Dr. Anthony LaBarberaanswered
Pediatrics 29 years experience
Yes: You would need to take a lot more pills to achieve an adequate adult dose.
A female asked:
Dr. Lois A Freisleben-Cook
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Yes: Just take the adult dosage in mg.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Yes: When dosed properly by weight the childrens tylenol (acetaminophen) is ok for a 16 yo.Instructions come with the product.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Lelvowitz
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
See below: Not more then 6-8 a day.
A female asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Yes, but: Make sure you know all the ingredients that are present in the "multisymptom". I'm not a big fan of these medications as they often contain medication... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 56 years experience
No: Tylenol (acetaminophen) is not a blood thinner. Nsaids can affect platelets and increase bleeding times but tylenol (acetaminophen) does not . It is n... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Turck
Pharmacology 18 years experience
See below: Assuming they have healthy livers, both the 9-year-old (95 lbs) and 11-year-old (110 lbs) may take 1 tablet of Extra Strength Tylenol (acetaminophen) ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine 41 years experience
Yes: In this case weight is more important than age in determining dose. But i advise against taking anything to lower fever unless he is miserable, as fev... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 57 years experience
About the same: Either one should provide some relief from minor symptoms and reduce fever.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 58 years experience
You will not OD: Since you vomited about a minute after taking tylenol, (acetaminophen) that means it was not absorped much and you can repeat the dose and it will not... Read More
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