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Acetaminophen Half Life
Suffering from horrific headaches my whole life tests rule out nothing serious, its hereditary.I just took tylenol, (acetaminophen) did nothing.When can I take excedrin?
Had a breast augmentation on Wed (Jan 7).
Was prescribed hydrocodne/acetaminophen 7.5/325mg, Valium 5mg, and Promethazine 25mg.
I did not realize until tonight (January 11th) having drinks with a friend that the half life of Valium is so long.
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Finish the question: The drugs you are taking are standard post op. prescriptions for augmentations but you should not be using very much of the medicine by now. Ibuprofen (Advil (ibuprofen) etc.) should be sufficient. Get off the valium and all will settle down. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My doctor told me I have elevated liver enzymes. She said lay off tylenol (acetaminophen) and alcohol. Is this something I have to do for the rest of my life?
I'd like to know how to stop period cramps completely. How do I achieve a cramp free life? (Ibuprofen and Tylenol (acetaminophen) don't seem to stop my pain...)
Need more info: Either seek a consult with a Healthtap GYN or your GYN if you have one ...Read more
It depends: This is an important question. Too much Acetaminophen is dangerous. According to epocrates, a drug information program, most healthy adults can get up to about 1, 000 mg in 4 hrs, and 4, 000 mg (4 grams) per day safely. Children should get less, based on their age or weight. Read labels carefully, and ask your doctor or nurse if unsure. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer