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A 23-year-old female asked:

Wups! i am drinking a couple beers and had a headache and without thinking took a tylenol, (acetaminophen) is that okay? it's not a habit or anything. i never drink

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Dr. Rex Mahnensmith
A Verified Doctoranswered
45 years experience
Etoh and apap: There will not be an adversity from that one time mix up. Thanks for writing to inquire. Long term mixing of these is not good.
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