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No benefit: Your liver will be able to handle this without a problem. But something you don't want to do again as there is no benefit. Safe doses are up to 7, 000 mg/day, taken down to 3, 000 mg/day to 4, 000/day for population safety reasons. You just won't get any more added benefit from 2 grams of tylenol (acetaminophen) at a time than say from 1 gram. ...Read more
Can I overdose if I take 5 acetaminophen (500)mg and 5 advil) 200)mg three times a day for a week?
Overdose: Actually 5-500 mg tablets of acetaminophen 3 times a day is 7500 mg total per day and 5-200 mg advil tablets three times a day are 3000 mg of ibuprofen per day. The maximum safe dose per day of acetaminophen is 3000 mg per day. and advil is 1200 to 1800 per day. Some doctors will give lower doses of acetaminophen with ibuprofen but this is much too much and serious side effects can occur. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it safe to take 2 Tylenols (acetaminophen) 500 mg every 7 hrs for 5 days for pain after sugery ? I feel I need to take these every 7 hours to avoid pain.
I took Tylenol (acetaminophen) 500 mg, then a glass of wine in the same hour. One time deal. Any health effect concerns?
Been taking xtea stregnth tylenol (acetaminophen) 500 mg 3-4 times a day 2pill each dose for 3 days is this safe i have high blood pressure?
Had open inguinal surgery with ethicon prolene mesh, on first day got fever which peaked 101f but came to 99 but taking panadol (acetaminophen) 500 mg x3, is this ok?
Fever: The fever is concerning, ok to use tylenol (acetaminophen). Your team will monitor you for infection/seroma/hematoma. Continue to take your temperature daily and record it for your doc/surgeon. Call your surgeon if your fever recurs (above 102). Make sure you go to your post operative appointment and bring your temperature recordings. The mesh is standard for this operation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How many hrs after you take a full dose 500 mg tylenol (acetaminophen) & 500 mg aspirin is it safe to drink just one 12 ounce beer? Thank you, just wanted to be safe.
No problem: That should be no problem provided you have no underlying liver disease. ...Read more