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Side effects of tempra (acetaminophen)?

Side effects of tempra (acetaminophen)?

Tempra (acetaminophen): Side effects of the liquid suspension of paracetamol (used for children) or the tablets, are mild to non-existent if used at recommended doses. It does not cause stomach irritation or blood thinning, unlike aspirin. Continued use over long period of time in adults can affect the liver, if there is history of alcohol use, and in very young children it may trigger asthma or eczema (controversial). ...Read more

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Acetaminophen (Definition)

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What are the side effects of panadol (acetaminophen)?

What are the side effects of panadol (acetaminophen)?

See below: Allergy is always a possibility. Stomach irritation, kidney damage, liver damage. In general it is fairly safe to use within the recommended doses. ...Read more

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Side effects of too much tempra (acetaminophen) for a baby?

Side effects of too much tempra (acetaminophen) for a baby?

Liver damage: Tempra (acetaminophen) is broken down in the liver as it is removed from the body. Too much can cause injury to the liver cells. ...Read more

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What are the possible side effects of taking panadol (acetaminophen) night regularly?

What are the possible side effects of taking panadol (acetaminophen) night regularly?

See details: It depends on the total daily dose. If you stay under 2, 500 mg daily the risk is relatively small. Higher levels carry significant risk of liver toxicity and certain hematologic disorders. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of tempra (acetaminophen) when given at a higher dose (higher than recommended) and on a regular basis on a small child (4 years old)?

What are the side effects of tempra (acetaminophen) when given at a higher dose (higher than recommended) and on a regular basis on a small child (4 years old)?

DANGER: Tempra (acetaminophen) is a form of Acetaminophen (tylenol), metabolized by the liver. Overdosage can lead to liver damage; which can be fatal. There are no warning signs of overdosage. Doctors diagnose od using blood levels and the number or hours since the last ingestion. Successful treatment depends upon prompt identification and initiation of therapy. Stop using med, call poison control now! 800-222-1222. ...Read more

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How do I relieve the side effects of acetaminophen/codeine?

How do I relieve the side effects of acetaminophen/codeine?

Change drug?: One obvious option is to change medications. You don't mention the specific aide effect but usual ones seen are itching (take benadryl), nausea (eat first) and sleepiness (gets better with time). ...Read more

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What are the side effects of tylenol (acetaminophen) overdose?

Tylenol (acetaminophen): Over 4 grams will produce a metabolite that will injure your liver. Otherwise sometimes asthma rarely, rash GI effects rarely. ...Read more

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Are tylenol (acetaminophen) side effects different for the elderly?

Lower dose: The maximum dose for Acetaminophen has gotten lower over the years, as there has been more liver problems related to it, at even what we though were 'safe' doses. The maximum dose is 2.4 gms a day and probably less for someone that is frail or who drinks alcohol (. ...Read more

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Can paracetamol or tylenol (acetaminophen) have any odd psychologial side effects?

Can paracetamol or tylenol (acetaminophen) have any odd psychologial side effects?

No: Other than a rare headache (paradoxically, since tylenol (acetaminophen) is a good treatment for headache), there aren't any psychological side effects associated with the drug. ...Read more

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I took acetaminophen diphenhydramine phenylephrine. What are possible side effects?

Many side effects: The Diphenhydramine can cause sleepiness, dry mouth, problems urinating. It can also raise up your blood pressure. Phenylephrine can cause higher blood pressure, speed up your heart rate (pulse rate). Cause palpitations, rapid heart beat. It can also make you feel nervous and anxious. It can also cause dry mouth. Using more that 3 grams of acetominophen per day is bad for your kidneys and liver. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of using norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen)?

What are the side effects of using norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen)?

Several effects: Norco is a combination of hydrocodone and acetaminophen. Other trade names are vicodin and lorcet. Side effects of hydrocodone are similar to other narcotic pain medications: nausea, constipation, development of tolerance if used for prolonged periods. Acetaminophen has few side effects, but can lead to liver damage or liver failure if taken in excessive quantities over a short time. ...Read more

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Side effects of tylenol (acetaminophen)?

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How can I help reduce the side effects of tylenol (acetaminophen) 3?

Stop taking it: If you are having side effects the best thing is to stop taking it and let your doctor give you other choices. ...Read more

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What if I take 5 tylenol (acetaminophen) extra strength what are the side effects?

What if I take 5 tylenol (acetaminophen) extra strength what are the side effects?

Not a good idea: Not a good way to loose weight. You will do your body harm. Eat a balanced diet with portion moderation and daily exercise 1/2 -1 hour per day. A safe weight loss is 1-2 pounds a week. You need to burn off 3500 more calories than you take in to lose 1 pound. ...Read more

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I am taking augmentine 500mg/125mg with panadol (acetaminophen) what are my side effects?

Yes: Panadol (acetaminophen) used for pain/fever and augmentin (antibiotic)for treating infection. If panadol is 500 mg/ tablet limit use to 4-6 tabs daily/reduce alcohol intake to avoid liver issues. Some common side effects of augmentin, (amoxicillin and clavulanate) nausea/vomiting, stomach/abdominal pain are also side effects seen with liver issues. Report watery/bloody diarrhea/dark urine to doctor finish augmentin (use lots of water. ...Read more

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Is tylenol (acetaminophen) safe (in case of an overdose)? Side effects of tylenol (acetaminophen)? What does tylenol (acetaminophen) do? Anything else I should know about tylenol (acetaminophen)?

Is tylenol (acetaminophen) safe (in case of an overdose)? Side effects of tylenol (acetaminophen)? What does tylenol (acetaminophen) do? Anything else I should know about tylenol (acetaminophen)?

No: Tylenol (acetaminophen) overdose is extremely unsafe - it causes irreversible liver injury and liver failure. There is an antidote if taken quickly, if you have accidentally or intentionally taken a tylenol (acetaminophen) overdose, go immediately to the nearest er! ...Read more

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What are some side effects of tylenol (acetaminophen) with codeine for pain?

What are some side effects of tylenol (acetaminophen) with codeine for pain?

Similar to morphine: Codiene is classed as an opiate. The parent drug of this class is morphine. The side effects are similar for all drugs in the class and include itching, nausea, vomiting, euphoria, drowsiness, dry mouth, depression, urinary retention (difficulty urinating) and constipation. A potentially serious side effect is respiratory depression or a slowing of respirations leading to respiratory arrest. ...Read more

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Less side effects: motrin or tylenol (acetaminophen)?

Less side effects: motrin or tylenol (acetaminophen)?

Both help with pain: But Motrin is an antiinflamatory as well. This blocks prostaglandins wich causes inflamation and pain. Tylenol (acetaminophen) is a simple pain reliever and not an antiiinflamatory agent. Motrin can cause ulcers, kidney failure, and possibly cardivascular enents such as heart attacks. ...Read more

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What is panadol (acetaminophen) overdose, its side effects, treatment?

Liver damage: Panadol is a brand of acetaminophen. If someone takes more than the recommended dose of acetaminophen, get medical help immediately, even if the person does not have any symptoms. Symptoms of overdose may include:

nausea

vomiting

loss of appetite

sweating

extreme tiredness

unusual bleeding or bruising

pain in the right part of the stomach

yellowing of the skin or eyes. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of ultracet (tramdol and acetaminophen)?

What are the side effects of ultracet (tramdol and acetaminophen)?

Usually mild: All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most common side effects persist or become bothersome when using ultracet:

constipation; diarrhea; dizziness; drowsiness; increased sweating; loss of appetite; nausea. ...Read more

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What are the common side effects of lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen)?

What are the common side effects of lorcet (hydrocodone and acetaminophen)?

Typical for opiate: Loracet is hydrocodone combined with tylenol (acetaminophen). Side effects for opiates include nausea, vomiting, constipation, dizziness, drowsiness, sweating, itching, and urinary retention. The most serious side effects occur at high doses and include somnulence (difficulty arousing), respiratory depression (slowing of breathing to dangerous level), reparatory arrest (stopping breathing) and death. ...Read more

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Does anyone know the common side effects of tylenol (acetaminophen) with codeine?

Does anyone know the common side effects of tylenol (acetaminophen) with codeine?

T#3: Constipation is a universal side effect with term use. Sedation is a potential side effect that eventually go away due to tolerance. Nausea vomiting itchiness. Constipation is the only side effect that is persistent. ...Read more

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I am almost always having headaches and on tylenol (acetaminophen) a lot because I am switching medicines. Is there a way to subside those side effects?

See doctor: First see a doctor to find out why you are having so much headaches. One of the reasons may well be taking too much tylenol (acetaminophen). Your doctor may well try to wean you off of tylenol (acetaminophen) gradually to allow your headache to improve. Do note that too much tylenol (acetaminophen) may be toxic to your liver. ...Read more

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What are some possible side effects of norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen)?

Many: Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) (hydrocodone with acetaminophen) has many side effect from dizzyness, sedation, constipation, and rash all the way to more serious side effects such as respiratory depression, liver toxicity, decreased platlet count, and anaphylaxis. ...Read more

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