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Can tylenol (acetaminophen) 3 give acid reflux?

Can tylenol (acetaminophen) 3 give acid reflux?

No: It is unlikely related to your medication. Acid reflux is very common among otherwise healthy people. You may need a medical check up and advice as to how to manage it as it is likely a long term issue to manage. ...Read more

Dr. Charles Cattano
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Heartburn (Definition)

Burning pain or irritation in the upper stomach or lower chest. May be worse on lying down, and is ...Read more


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Aspirin ibuprofen or acetaminophen for sore throat?

Aspirin ibuprofen or acetaminophen for sore throat?

Ibuprophen: Or even better syrup with codeine. Acetaminophen is not an anti-inflammatory drug so probably will be least effective for an inflamed throat. ...Read more

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Can Advil (ibuprofen) PM cause stomach upset?

Can Advil (ibuprofen) PM cause stomach upset?

OMG, Yes!: There are many causes of acid-related +/- stomach upset problems including: food, pregnancy, smoking, NSAIDs, alcohol, stress, possible bacterial infection. dysmotility. If any of these may contribute to your stomach upset, then consider diet change, curtail alcohol, quit smoking, cut out the NSAID's (e.g. Advil, ibuprofen), rule out H. Pylori infection, trial acid blockers & seek medical eval. ...Read more

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Acid reducers for stomach pain effectivness?

Acid reducers for stomach pain effectivness?

Sometimes.: Depends on problem. If acid, yes. It could also be food sensitivity, allergies, lactose intolerance (dairy problem) too much food, gas, blockage of some sort, malabsorption, type of food, etc. Keep a food journal and see if you can identify if a particular type of food is the problem. Could be a gallbladder, liver, or pancreas problem as well. Best to have it evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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Can expired tylenol (acetaminophen) pm hurt?

Can expired tylenol (acetaminophen) pm hurt?

Are you talking 2: Days past the expiration date or 2 years? Sorry, you haven't provided us with any parameters here. ...Read more

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Kidney pain advil (ibuprofen)?

Advil (ibuprofen) for renal pain: It woud be better if you find the cause of your pain, rather than blindly taking advil (ibuprofen) for it. Advil (ibuprofen) can cause acute renal failure, reversed by stopping it. Advil (ibuprofen) may also aggravate any hypertension you may have. See a urologist to find out if you have kidney pain and what is causing it. Your treatment plan can then be formulated and perhaps you will be able to get rid of it. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take tylenol (acetaminophen) sinus congestion and pain cold pills

Can pregnant women take tylenol (acetaminophen) sinus congestion  and pain cold pills

Check ingredients: These products contain a cocktail of four or more medications--avoid ibuprofen, Naproxen and Aspirin in pregnancy. Tylenol/acetaminophen is fine, and i don't see harm with Guaifenesin or phenylephrine. As a rule it's probably better to just buy the individual medication/s you need for symptom relief, even when you're not pregnant--avoid these cocktails. ...Read more

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Had heartburn and headache since Sleeve gastrectomy 4 days ago. Tried liquid Tylenol (acetaminophen) for headache and GasX strips and Zantac for heartburn. Plz help!!

Had heartburn and headache since Sleeve gastrectomy 4 days ago. Tried liquid Tylenol (acetaminophen) for headache and GasX strips and Zantac for heartburn. Plz help!!

See surgeon: In the early post-op period if you are continuing to have heartburn or abdominal pain you should are your surgeon. Some patients after gastrstrectomy are started on antireflux meds such as Protonix (pantoprazole) or omeprazole. In regards to the HA, it can sometimes be related to caffeine withdrawal if u r are coffee or tea drinker. Other possibilities could be related to medication or anesthesia. See surgeon ...Read more

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Can tylenol (acetaminophen) help ease UTI pain?

Can tylenol (acetaminophen) help ease UTI pain?

Yes: Tylenol (acetaminophen) can help ease pain but it will not treat the uti. Increase fluids and consider cranberries and symptoms not improved in 48 hrs then see your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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What pain killer gets rid of severe headaches tied to menstruation, PMS? Nothing works. Tried Ibuprofen, Tylenol, (acetaminophen) aspirin, naproxen atdiff. times Ideas?

What pain killer gets rid of severe headaches tied to menstruation, PMS? Nothing works. Tried Ibuprofen, Tylenol, (acetaminophen) aspirin, naproxen atdiff. times  Ideas?

Addition of caffeine: For these types of headaches, without getting into prescription medication, and anti-inflammatory such as Ibuprofen, combined with caffeine(i.e. coffee or Mountain Dew) often helps. An ice pack 15 to 20 minutes at a time is also helpful as is stretching affected neck, etc. muscles. ...Read more

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Whatsbetter for throat infection Advil (ibuprofen) or tylonol?

Whatsbetter for throat infection Advil (ibuprofen) or tylonol?

Either can help with: Discomfort.If you have a significantly sore throat w swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see your medical provider & get a strep throat test & culture. Saltwater gargles are very helpful. Mix a teaspoon of salt in 8 oz of warm water – gargle with this several times a day. You can gargle with aloe vera juice a couple of times per day. A mixture of chamomile tea with honey & a small amount of lemon >>. ...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

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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Acetaminophen (Definition)

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