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Is it possible for longterm use of paracetamol/acetaminophen to cause weight gain?

Is it possible for longterm use of paracetamol/acetaminophen to cause weight gain?

Paracetamol.: Paracetamol/acetaminophen does not cause weight gain withl ong term use. Make sure you do not use excessive each time. More than 4 grams a day will damage the liver irreversibly. Low dose is generally the safest analgesic. ...Read more

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If use litacid gel and gas x tablet for gas can u still use the paracetamol for pain from chest paibs in chest?

If use litacid gel and gas x tablet for gas can u still use the paracetamol for pain from chest paibs in chest?

Yes: The medications can be used together however would recommend evaluation by your doctor. One of the causes of chest pain and sensation of gas may be heart disease. ...Read more

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I want to know if I can use paracetamol to prevent myself from getting pregnant?

I want to know if I can use paracetamol to prevent myself from getting pregnant?

No.: Only practicing safe sex prevents pregnancy. Paracetamol will not prevent pregnancy. It can cause liver damage if too much is taken, too. Use condoms to prevent disease and pregnancy. Add another form of birth control to be even safer from pregnancy. ...Read more

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Permanent solution for migraine in india. My age is 32, male. I use paracetamol or aspirin while attack?

Permanent solution for migraine in india. My age is 32, male. I use paracetamol or aspirin while attack?

Go organic: Suggest prevention, and can try riboflavin, coq-10, butterbur, feverfew, magnesium. If Botox can be obtained, might try that approach. ...Read more

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Is it safe to use paracetamol after a measles vaccine?

Is it safe to use paracetamol after a measles vaccine?

Fever reducers: Since fever from the measles vaccine can occur after 7 days, it is advisable to use paracetamol then. Try not to give paracetamol or any other fever or pain reducer shortly after getting the vaccine because recent reports indicate lessened immune reaction. ...Read more

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I feel like a fire in my abdomen, and it makes me feel fatigue. I use paracetamol and omeprazole, but it didn't work. What should I do?

I feel like a fire in my abdomen, and it makes me feel fatigue. I use paracetamol and omeprazole, but it didn't work. What should I do?

Get evaluated please: It's normal to be concerned about your health, ; to worry why you feel bad. The possibilities are numerous--ranging from acid reflux (i.e., heartburn) or a peptic ulcer to pancreatic or biliary disease ; even stress. Alarm signs include weight loss, bleeding, recurrent vomiting, significant tenderness. Whatever the cause, you're not getting relief from empiric rx so please seek help from a doctor. ...Read more

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Provided I use two pain relievers, paracetamol & ibuprofen for example, do I need to watch their daily dosages seperately or should I reduce usage?

Separate: Paracetamol or Acetaminophen is of particular importance to track because of its effect on the liver. The official limit in the U.S. Is 4000mg per day. But the unofficial limit has now been reduced to 3000mg. The limit of Ibuprofen per day is 2400mg. It has more of an effect on the gastrointestinal system, so be on the lookout for anything from stomach upset to bleeding in the stool. ...Read more

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