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A 50-year-old female asked:

If i take acetaminophen 500mg 1 or 2 times per day to manage pain is this safe?

2 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. William Coutts ii
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Yes: The current guideline for acetaminophen open is up to 3000 mg /day for fully grown adults.
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
OK: If no known liver disease and Acetaminophen appears to work for your pain it is probably one of the safest therapeutic options.
Last updated Oct 21, 2016

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