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Naproxen 500 Mg Vs Tylenol 3
I have a lower back injury. I was perscribed naproxen and Tylenol 3 and have taken 2 doses so far and no relief,worse pain. What should I do?
Medical check up?: If you pain is not well controlled with the medicines you are using, go see your doctor for further testing and take stronger pain medicine. X-rays of the spine(Like a MRI) may be required in order to find out the degree of trauma/injury to your spine. Go to an ER today if the pain is not bearable. ...Read more
On 25mg tramadol + 2 xtra strngth tylenol/3 Aleve (naproxen) (alternate) every 4 hrs for neck disc last 2 yrs. Heart rate now @120. Er says heart ok. Think meds?
Yes: Do not drink alcohol when you take Tylenol. Do not take more than 4 gm in one day. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more
If I take 2600 mg of Tylenol/day and still in pain at bedtime, how often can I take Naproxen at bedtime before it is too often?
I'm having earaches, headaches, neckache for a few weeks. Stuffy nose off/on. Taking Claritin (loratadine) d and tylenol/naproxen. No fever. Using a heating pad.
Earaches: You may have an upper respiratory infection see your doctorfor help. ...Read more
Hello, sore throat 15 days, antibiotics 9 days, take Tylenol/Advil Prn but still majorly hurts to move my tounge...Help. I've taken naproxen at night,?
See a doctor: There are some possible complications of a sore throat, such as peritonsillar abscess, or epiglottitis, that would need treatment urgently, as they can be dangerous, so I have to advise that you be seen and examined by a physician or other qualified provider. I wish you well. ...Read more
Took an aleve 3 hours ago but just now took an asprin and a single tylenol (acetaminophen). Oops? Never taken them so close together before. Bad idea?
Bad idea: Your mixing medications is not a good idea. The overlap of the effects from the meds is not advisable Stick with one of the meds, and use it as directed. ...Read more
I took 3 tylenol (acetaminophen) extra strength and 3 aleve. All at once what will happen. I took them thinkin it would fix my chest pain but than realised they are similar things. Why will happen?
Too high a dose: Both doses are too high and above the recommended maximums of 2 tablets at a time. ...Read more
Why does one doctor recommend tylenol (acetaminophen) while another doctor says to take Aleve or vice versus?
Have a fever 101, took Aleve helped for about 30 min. Now took Tylenol (acetaminophen) same thing about 30 min what else can I do fever its not coming down i?
Reason for Fever?: If you have Sinusitis, Bronchitis with yellow mucus production then you will need Antibiotic. If this is only a Viral Fever then in addition to taking Tylenol (acetaminophen) and Advil, Ice sponge may help you. Bottom line need to treat the cause of Fever. Hope you feel better,Take extra Tylenol (acetaminophen) now. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I took 16 Aleve pills, 10 Advil pills, and 4 tylenol (acetaminophen) pills in the past 10 hours for a slight headache. what symptoms may occur and should i see a dr?
I have terrible menstral cramps. I took 3 aleve. Will tylenol (acetaminophen) on top of this help? And how many can I take?
Depends on patient: Mobic (meloxicam) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent (nsiad). Aleve (naproxen) is also an nsaid. Tylenol (acetaminophen) is not an anti-inflammatory medicine. Mobic lasts longer and in most cases needs to be taken once daily. Patients react differently to nsaids. So the efficacy frequently is patient dependent. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer