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Is it ok to take tylenol (acetaminophen) and aspirin together for a headache?

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Dr. Allen Seely
30 years experience in General Practice
OK but..: For headcahe it is better to space tylenol (acetaminophen) and Aspirin 4 hours apart. Instead of Aspirin consider Aleve : it's longer acting (up to 12 hours).
Answered on Dec 23, 2017
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Yes: Aspirin and tylenol (acetaminophen) are fine to take for headaches.
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Headaches: Go see a doctor for an evaluation. You may need a prescription.
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