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Can tylenol (acetaminophen) make you gain weight? I've lost since i quit taking it, or was it cause it was making me retain fluids?
No weight gain: Unfortunately, doctors often do not address this when prescribing medicine, despite weight gain being very troubling for the many patients. All drugs have side effects, and weight gain is common to many drugs. However, there is no literature to support that tylenol (acetaminophen) has any significant influence on weight. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Will my baby be born addicted i've been using tylenol (acetaminophen) 3 and i get sick when i don't bother with them i'm 36 wk is there a safe way to quit cold turkey?
I have a knot in my lower right back that hurts Tylenol won't help n I can't take ibprofuen what do I need to do?
Tylenol (acetaminophen): This really depends on the dose of acetaminophen. A dose of 7gm at one time will put you into severe liver compromise. Current recommendation of the the aps is not to exceed 2-2.5gm/day, fda guide still states 4gm/day. An overdose will compromise the liver and if it does not recover then you could die. ...Read more
Not>4000mg in 24 hrs: Total Acetaminophen use should not exceed 4000 mg in 24 hours. Consider that other medicines, including prescription pain medications can have Acetaminophen in them. Taking high doses can damage the liver. If you have liver problems, do not take medications with Acetaminophen without talking to your primary doctor, your liver doctor or to us. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No: Probably you confese it with ibuprophen.Get a more detailed answer ›