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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?

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 more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Tylenol (Definition)

Acetaminophen (tylenol) is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory which is a ...Read more


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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?

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?

Get examined: If you are still having issues I suggest a physical exam. If you are not allergic, I suggest Aleve, 1 tablet every 8 rs and simultaneous use of BioFreeze sport linamint, ...Read more

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Would you die from 10 tylenol (acetaminophen)?

Would you die from 10 tylenol (acetaminophen)?

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

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Are there any limitations on acetaminophen (tylenol)?

Are there any limitations on acetaminophen (tylenol)?

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 more

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Could roxycodone have tylenol (acetaminophen) in it?

Roxicodone (oxycodone) is an: Opiod analgesic (oxycodone). Each pill of percocet, a brand name, has 325 mg. Of acetominophen, one of the brand names of which is tylenol (acetaminophen). ...Read more

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What does tylenol (acetaminophen) pm do?

What does tylenol (acetaminophen) pm do?

Acetaminophen&Diphen: It has two ingredients 1acetaminophen500 mgm pain reliever 2diphenylhydramine 25 mgm to help you sleep so it is to relieve pain and help you sleep, thats why it is taken pm. ...Read more

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Do they make a Tylenol (acetaminophen) 5?

Do they make a Tylenol (acetaminophen) 5?

No: Tylenol #3 has 30 mg of codeine, and #4 has 60 mg of codeine, but there is no #5. Both #3 and #4 contain 300 mg of acetaminophen. ...Read more

Dr. Alvin Stein
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Acetaminophen (Definition)

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