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Is tylenol (acetaminophen) pm safe to take during pregnancy?

Is tylenol (acetaminophen) pm safe to take during pregnancy?

Yes: It will be fine to take while you are pregnant, however if used too often for sleep, after awhile your body may not feel well rested. Frequent use of Diphenhydramine (benadryl or the 'pm' part of tylenol (acetaminophen) pm) can disrupt your ability to reach deep rem sleep. ...Read more

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Is tylenol (acetaminophen) pm safe to take during pregnancy? I have insomnia and I have been on Ambien but I want to take something that safe as I had 3 miscarriages

Is tylenol (acetaminophen) pm safe to take during pregnancy? I have insomnia and I have been on Ambien but I want to take something that safe as I had 3 miscarriages

See Obstetician: Learn stress management causing sleep problem

it is advisable not to take sleep medications during pregnancy

take natural remedies.

See your obstetrician to discuss stress management tylenol (acetaminophen) pm if needed should be under his/her supervision. ...Read more

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Is tylenol (acetaminophen) safe to take and will it help relieve the pains during my early stages of pregnancy?

Is tylenol (acetaminophen) safe to take and will it help relieve the pains during my early stages of pregnancy?

Yes: Tylenol (acetaminophen) is safe during pregnancy, but it may not help all the pains, such as round ligament pain, during early pregnancy. No medication really will help. ...Read more

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Is drinking tylenol (acetaminophen) for headaches safe during pregnancy?

Is drinking tylenol (acetaminophen) for headaches safe during pregnancy?

Yes: Tylenol (acetaminophen) is one of the only medications considered safe for treating pain during pregnancy. Try to limit your daily dose to no more than 3000mg per day. ...Read more

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Where I can find out if tylenol (acetaminophen) cold meds are safe during pregnancy?

Read the label: These medicines should have a label indicating use and safety. Look for it. Ask your ob. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take Tylenol 1gr every two or three days during pregnancy? I have frequent headaches.

Is it safe to take Tylenol 1gr every two or three days during pregnancy? I have frequent headaches.

"Tylenol"/pregnancy: Tylenol (ibuprofen) is generally safe in pregnancy, but always check with your ob provider to make sure the level is appropriate to take during certain stages of pregnancy. Too much ibuprofen can cause other problems which can affect pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take 2500mg tylenol (acetaminophen) daily long term? Is it also safe to take that long term during pregnancy?

Tylenol (acetaminophen) Toxicity: The simple answer to your question is no. Tylenol (acetaminophen) is very toxic in high and regular doses to your liver.

I am not sure why you are taking this daily and would advise you to get to your obstetrician to make sure they are aware of this and to give them a chance to discuss healthier options for you. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take panadol for headache during pregnancy (first month)? Panadol is similar to tylenol (acetaminophen).

Is it safe to take panadol for headache during pregnancy (first month)? Panadol is similar to tylenol (acetaminophen).

Probably safe!: Panadol is a acetomenophin drug like Tylenol (acetaminophen) but does NOT have the "safety" profile of Tylenol (acetaminophen)... Why not take the latter?

Hope this helps

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Is the generic brand of tylenol (acetaminophen) cough and sore throat safe during pregnancy?

Is the generic brand of tylenol (acetaminophen) cough and sore throat safe during pregnancy?

Probably: Should be fine, always best to check with your ob-gyn before taking anything- since we can't ever be totally positive about safety of anything taken or ingested during pregnancy- but if you need it- please use moderately. ...Read more

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Is tylenol (acetaminophen) with codeine safe in pregnancy 32 weeks?

Opioids Pregnancy: Opioids are generally avoided during pregnancy. Opioids have risks (to the unborn child) and these risks need to be weighed against the mother's medical needs. These risks and benefits need to be discussed with you and your physician. Duration and dose of medication plays a significant roll in this discussion. ...Read more

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During pregnancy it can only be taken brand tylenol (acetaminophen) but can the other same as tylenol (acetaminophen) could taken since tylenol (acetaminophen) is no longer on stores?

Yes: Tylenol is a brand name for acetaminophen. You can take the same dosage of Acetaminophen regardless of which company makes it. You will find generic or store brands or other major companies who also produce Acetaminophen products. Just make sure the product only has Acetaminophen and not other active ingredients. ...Read more

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Can I take Tylenol (acetaminophen) for headache during pregnancy. If yes how much mg is preffered?

Can I take Tylenol (acetaminophen) for headache during pregnancy. If yes how much mg is preffered?

Yes, you can: Headaches are a common complaint during pregnancy and most pregnant women can safely take Tylenol (acetaminophen). For more information bring up your concerns with your gynecologist or OB-GYN. Good luck. ...Read more

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What are some things that can be done for major migraines during 2.5 months of pregnancy? Tylenol (acetaminophen) does not work.

What are some things that can be done for major migraines during 2.5 months of pregnancy? Tylenol (acetaminophen) does not work.

Talk with your doc: Some medicines are not safe during pregnancy but some medicines are. If tyenol doesn't work, there are some preventive drugs as well as some drugs to take as needed. Also consider acupuncture and biofeedback. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is Aleve safe to take for pain and fever durning pregnancy? I was told I could take Tylenol, (acetaminophen) but I don't have any.

Is Aleve safe to take for pain and fever durning pregnancy? I was told I could take Tylenol, (acetaminophen) but I don't have any.

Not really: Aleve (naproxen) is contraindicated in the third trimester. It also can cause prolonged bleeding if you would start to bleed. I would get some Tylenol or generic acetaminophen. ...Read more

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Will 100-101.5 fever from viral infx >7d during early pregnancy (4-5wks) pose any risk to baby? Tylenol (acetaminophen) only lowers it to 99.5-100.5. Take it or not?

Will 100-101.5 fever from viral infx >7d during early pregnancy (4-5wks) pose any risk to baby? Tylenol (acetaminophen) only lowers it to 99.5-100.5. Take it or not?

Fever: I have to admit I am very uncomfortable having you home without any medical evaluation with a week long persistent fever. And that is pregnant or not. Something is causing your fever and that something may be more worrisome to both the pregnancy or to your health. Please contact your OB about this. ...Read more

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What can be taken for severe back pain during pregnancy besides tylenol (acetaminophen), (acetaminophen) vicodin or tylenol (acetaminophen) 3?

What can be taken for severe back pain during pregnancy besides tylenol (acetaminophen), (acetaminophen) vicodin or tylenol (acetaminophen) 3?

If your pain: Is that bad you should be seeing an orthopedic doctor for evaluation, and depending on the cause physical therapy can help, you should not be using tylenol (acetaminophen) #3 or vicodin without having been referred for an evaluation. ...Read more

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Is yoga recommended / safe at early pregnancy for lower back pain? I had some spotting over the weekend.... Also I am trying to avoid tylenol (acetaminophen).

Is yoga recommended / safe at early pregnancy for lower back pain? I had some spotting over the weekend.... Also I am trying to avoid tylenol (acetaminophen).

Yoga in pregnancy: You should be evaluated for spotting. Yoga in general is safe for women with early pregnancy. Taking a prenatal yoga class helps you to breathe deeply, relaxing your mind and body. If you are taking a regular yoga class, which can be physically demanding, your instructor should be aware of your pregnancy. May want to avoid poses on your ab or back that could reduce blood flow to the uterus. ...Read more

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Can I take ambien and Tylenol pm?

Can I take ambien and Tylenol pm?

Sedation: The Tylenol PM contains antihistamine which can interact with the Ambien: not a good idea. ...Read more

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Can you take Allegra D and Tylenol PM together?

Can you take Allegra D and Tylenol PM together?

Yes you can, however: If you are taking the tylenol pm to help you sleep, it might not work in case you are taking the allegra-d 24 hours, but if taking the allegra-d 12 hours in the morning then the tylenol pm would work at night.

good that you asked, always exercise caution with multiple medications ...Read more

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Can I take mucinex fast max night time cold and flu with Tylenol pm?

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Can I take mucinex fast max night time cold and flu with Tylenol pm?

Better not: Both combinations contain almost similar ingredients, stick to only one, and read the labels carefully. The mucinex combo has a decongestant as well, so be careful if you have high blood pressure, wish you well ...Read more

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I took Tylenol pm 8 hrs ago and didn't sleep. Can I take. 0.5 mg of a xanax now to help me sleep?

I took Tylenol pm 8 hrs ago and didn't sleep. Can I take. 0.5 mg of a xanax now to help me sleep?

Xanax: If you haven't taken any other benzodiazepines (like valium, ativan, klonopin) and the xanax is prescribed by your physician, then it should be fine to take 8 hours after the Tylenol PM ...Read more

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