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A 51-year-old female asked:

i put some 500mgtylenol caplets in the refrigerator(totally covered with a plastic bag).is it safe to take them? will they be contaminated or spoiled?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
No: The Tylenol (acetaminophen) is not changed by being in the plastic bag. If they were safe before being in the bag, then they should be safe after being in the bag.

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A 41-year-old member asked:

What to do if my friend took 10 caplets of anadin original and i don't know what to do?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Overdose: Anadin Original is sold in Britain and contains aspirin & caffeine. Is your friend trying to kill her or his self? If yes, s/he should be seen at the nearest emergency room now. A friend or relative can drive or call 911 for emergency services for transport. S/he can call the National suicide hotlines 24/7 at 1-800-suicide (1-800-784-2433) or 1-800-273 – talk (1-800-273-8255) for support.

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Last updated Apr 20, 2016

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