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is excedrin extra strenght a beta blocker?

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Dr. Robert Kent
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 12 years experience
No, its a different : Excedrin extra strength is acetaminophen, Aspirin and caffeine. It works in a completely different system, does not affect beta receptors, and does not work on blood pressure or heart rate. The caffeine may mildly speed up your hear rate, but otherwise they are completely unrelated.

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