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Different types of tylenol

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Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine 24 years experience
Yes: Depending on which compounds, you can easily exceed the recommended 3gram/day maximum for regular use. Check labels and for non-extended-release, do n... Read More

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Dougherty
Cardiology 47 years experience
Tylenol (acetaminophen) is tylenol (acetaminophen): Tylenol (acetaminophen) is tylenol (acetaminophen), (acetaminophen) hecne, only one medicine. It comes in different doses but is tylenol (acetaminoph... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Rasak
Cardiology 33 years experience
Both help with pain: But Motrin is an antiinflamatory as well. This blocks prostaglandins wich causes inflamation and pain. Tylenol (acetaminophen) is a simple pain relie... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Lanier
Pharmacology 10 years experience
The dose of codeine: Tylenol (acetaminophen) #3 has 300mg of Acetaminophen with 30mg of codeine. Tylenol (acetaminophen) #4 has 300mg of Acetaminophen with 60mg of codein... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
It is an opiate: All products with Codeine and hydrocodone are opiates.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
Internal Medicine 15 years experience
Usually: dosages are recommended on the order of 325-650 mg at a time up to every four hours, with a maximum dosage of less than 4000 mg(or 4 gm) per day. But... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theresa Redling
Geriatrics 34 years experience
Lower dose: The maximum dose for Acetaminophen has gotten lower over the years, as there has been more liver problems related to it, at even what we though were '... Read More
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Dr. Alan Wartenberg
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Its different: The opium plant naturally contains 3 different chemicals that are opiates - morphine, Codeine and thebaine. Tylenol (acetaminophen) 3 has Codeine 32 ... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
FOBT: Tylenol, which does not irritate or inflame the gastrointestinal tract, will not cause occult bleeding and thus does not affect the result of FOBT.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Yes: Tylenol is safe at a dose of less than 4 grams/day. If you take any other medications, check the contents to see if it has acetaminophen in it. The to... Read More

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