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A 37-year-old female asked:

I am 6 wks pregnant. is safe for me to take tylenol (acetaminophen) pm?

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Dr. Thomas Mcgowan
Specializes in Family Medicine
Pregnancy: If your tylenol (acetaminophen) PM is just tylenol (acetaminophen) and benadryl, yes, it is fine to take as long as you have a healthy liver.

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Is it safe to take tylenol (acetaminophen) pm while pregnant?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Yes: Both components of this medication are considered safe in pregnancy.
A 30-year-old member asked:

Is tylenol (acetaminophen) pm safe to take during pregnancy?

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Dr. Andrew Oswari
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Yes: It will be fine to take while you are pregnant, however if used too often for sleep, after awhile your body may not feel well rested. Frequent use of Diphenhydramine (benadryl or the 'pm' part of tylenol (acetaminophen) pm) can disrupt your ability to reach deep rem sleep.
A 48-year-old member asked:

What is the maximum amount of tylenol (acetaminophen) you can take when pregnant?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
The same: It is the same as what is written in the package insert under adult dosing. Maximum dose is 4 grams (4000mg) daily.

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