A 36-year-old member asked:
is it okay to take tylenol (acetaminophen) after drinking?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Ankush Bansal answered
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Very little: It is not recommended to combine the two because both alcohol and tylenol (acetaminophen) are metabolized in the liver. Hepatic toxicity due to tylenol (acetaminophen) is very serious and can lead to problems as severe as liver failure requiring transplant or death. This is not common if taking the recommended dosage but the maximum dose is limited a lot briefly after drinking alcohol, depending on how much you drank.
Answered on Apr 9, 2018
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