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Labs just came back my ALT is 57 bilirubin is. 2. I have been taking allot of tylenol (acetaminophen) and Zoloft I drink diet soda should I be worried?

Labs just came back my ALT is 57 bilirubin is. 2. I have been taking allot of tylenol (acetaminophen) and Zoloft I drink diet soda should I be worried?

Liver: Excess tylenol (acetaminophen) can permanently damage liver and can cause liver failure.
Zoloft is processed through liver but less likely to damage liver on its own.
A lot of tylenol (acetaminophen) with zoloft can increase risk of liver damage. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Sertraline (Definition)

Also called zoloft, (sertraline) is one of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, with antidepressant/anti-anxiety actions. May cause headaches, nausea & ...Read more


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I'm new to Zoloft and just want to be sure it's okay to take echinacea, cold meds/remedies, and tylenol (acetaminophen)? Not all at once. Just in general

I'm new to Zoloft and just want to be sure it's okay to take echinacea, cold meds/remedies, and tylenol (acetaminophen)? Not all at once. Just in general

Generally safe: Zoloft (sertraline) can generally be taken with many over the counter medications and herbal supplements. The best way resource may be the pharmacy staff at your local pharmacy. Just ask them about any medications you purchase and whether there may be potential interactions between what you are already taking. ...Read more

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Is it True that you can't take Ibuprofen while on Zoloft (sertraline)? I only take it when I have a cold. Can I take it? I don't have acetaminophen. Any dangers?

Is it True that you can't take Ibuprofen while on Zoloft (sertraline)? I only take it when I have a cold. Can I take it? I don't have acetaminophen. Any dangers?

Possible interaction: Although there is a possible interaction that doesn't necessarily mean they can't be used together. 'Using sertraline together with ibuprofen may increase the risk of bleeding. The interaction may be more likely if you are elderly or have kidney or liver disease.' (http://www. Drugs. Com/interactions-check. Php? Drug_list=1310-0, 2057-1348) ...Read more

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I've taken about 7 100mg tablets of sertraline, and about 6 panadol (acetaminophen)...Is this serious? What will happen?

I've taken about 7 100mg tablets of sertraline, and about 6 panadol (acetaminophen)...Is this serious? What will happen?

Trying to hurt self?: The number of pills you are taking at once plus your age suggests that you are perhaps trying to do harm to yourself? You should really get somewhere such as a hospital to be checked out. I don't know what the dosage is on the panadol (acetaminophen) but they can be very harmful to your liver and so I would suggest you get looked at and take your medication bottles with you. ...Read more

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Is it uncommon to have no side effects when beginning to take zoloft (sertraline)? Also is it okay to take aceteminophen (tylenol) while on zoloft (sertraline)?

Is it uncommon to have no side effects when beginning to take zoloft (sertraline)? Also is it okay to take aceteminophen (tylenol) while on zoloft (sertraline)?

NOT UNCOMMON....: ....At all to not have side effects to zoloft (sertraline)! in general it is a very well-tolerated antidepressant, especially if it is not started in doses that are too high. And yes, you can take tylenol (acetaminophen) when necessary while you are on zoloft. Good luck to you in treating your anxiety. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take sertraline 50 mg tablets, oxycodone/acetaminophen 10/325 mg tablets, and dexamethasone 4 mg tablets together?

Risk: Every medication has risk. Nobody can guarantee that you won't have side effect or be injured by any medication you take. If your doctor prescribes these medications for you after knowing your condition, then that means he/she feels the possible benefit outweighs the risk. You have to decide whether you agree with your doctor or not. ...Read more

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Can I take tylenol (acetaminophen) with codeine and zoloft?

Can I take tylenol (acetaminophen) with codeine and zoloft?

Not a good idea: Zoloft (sertraline) interferes with the metabolism of Codeine and makes it less effective. ...Read more

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I am currently on 150 mg of Zoloft and am curious if it's safe to take tylenol (acetaminophen) 3 with that. I have bad gad, panic disorder, sad, and a mood disorder.

I am currently on 150 mg of Zoloft and am curious if it's safe to take tylenol (acetaminophen) 3 with that. I have bad gad, panic disorder, sad, and a mood disorder.

Yes, it is.: "tylenol (acetaminophen) 3" which includes 30mg Codeine however is not a trivial drug, & it will not help mood problems. Still, for significant, short-term pain for which a competent dr prescribes tylenol (acetaminophen) 3, there is no reason to suspect that also taking your regular dose of zoloft would be a problem. Hope your pain resolves quickly. ...Read more

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Taking tylenol (acetaminophen) pm bc I cannot sleep well is it bad while on Zoloft and klonopin? Klonopin don't make me tired at all..

Taking tylenol (acetaminophen) pm bc I cannot sleep well is it bad while on Zoloft and klonopin? Klonopin don't make me tired at all..

There is a moderate: Interactions (related to ^ feeling drowsy or dizzy). See you have anxiety ; depression. What non-medication steps are you taking to improve your sleep? Use good sleep hygiene. Retire ; rise same time each day. Keep bedroom dark ; cool ; use only for sex ; sleep. Turn off tv. No naps. Exercise regularly but not in late evening. No caffeine for 6 hrs ; no alcohol or tobacco w/i 2 hrs of sleep. ...Read more

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Taking ibuprofen and tylenol (acetaminophen) for tooth pain. Read that you shouldn't take ibuprofen while on zoloft? I take Zoloft and am concerned now.

Taking ibuprofen and tylenol (acetaminophen) for tooth pain. Read that you shouldn't take ibuprofen while on zoloft? I take Zoloft and am concerned now.

No drug interactions: See your dentist for comprehensive examination, x-rays and tooth pain treatment. Also do not forget to bring current medication list with you. Take care. ...Read more

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What would happen to your body if you OD on Benadryl, Tylenol, (acetaminophen) aspirin, ibuprofen, abilify, Zoloft, and zofran?

What would happen to your body if you OD on Benadryl, Tylenol, (acetaminophen) aspirin, ibuprofen, abilify, Zoloft, and zofran?

Sick as a dog: Pain, misery, possibly long-term damage to organs like liver and kidneys. Possibly coma or ugly death. Nothing nice and certainly a psych lockup unit and heavy meds if you are well enough. Possible limits on your education and career chances if you're still around. Family stigma. It's a bad idea. Give yourself more time. It's the final play, don't use it too soon. You deserve a chance. ...Read more

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How much acetaminophen is too much?

How much acetaminophen is too much?

It depends: This is an important question. Too much acetaminophen is dangerous. According to Epocrates, a drug information program, most healthy adults can get up to about 1, 000 mg in 4 hrs, and 4, 000 mg (4 grams) per day safely. Children should get less, based on their age or weight. Read labels carefully, and ask your doctor or nurse if unsure. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take acetaminophen everyday?

Is it ok to take acetaminophen everyday?

Yes but why?: Do you have some chronic discomfort that needs analysis. Acetaminophen will mask pain and given you comfort in moderate doses. But a chronic pain should be discussed with your family doctor so the cause, if present, can be more directly treated. ...Read more

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How to know if I overdosed on acetaminophen?

How to know if I overdosed on acetaminophen?

Tylenol (acetaminophen) overdose: abdominal pain
appetite loss
coma
•convulsions
•diarrhea
•irritability
•jaundice
•nausea
•sweating
upset stomach
•vomiting. ...Read more

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How would 50 grams of acetaminophen affect me?

50 Grams: This would be the equivalent of taking a bottle of 100 tablets of extra strength tylenol. This has the potential of being anywhere from fatal to cause permanent liver damage. If you know anyone who consumed this much acetaminophen, see that the patient gets to the emergency department asap. ...Read more

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What is zoloft (sertraline)? What is it used for?

What is zoloft (sertraline)? What is it used for?

Zoloft (sertraline): Sertraline (Zoloft/ Lustral) is one of the Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressants. It works primarily by increasing serotonin. It is is FDA approved for the treatment of major depressive disorder, panic disorder, social anxiety disorder, post traumatic disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, premenstrual dysphoric disorder and body dysmorphic disorder. ...Read more

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What should I do if I took too much acetaminophen?

What should I do if I took too much acetaminophen?

See below: Depends on how much is 'too much'. If one extra tablet one time, probably ok. If more that 2 extra tablets, should go to er. If 1 or 2 extra on multiple occasions should see your doctor. Also if you drink alcohol, it could be more serious. Tylenol (acetaminophen) can cause serious liver damage, & alcohol can make it worse. ...Read more

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Ingested over 30g of acetaminophen, should I be concerned?

Ingested over 30g of acetaminophen, should I be concerned?

At one time? If so: I would recommend you go to the hospital immediately as 30 grams can severely damage your liver and you will need to be seen by a physician immediately for possible treatment. ...Read more

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Is it okay if I took 300 Zoloft (sertraline) instead of 150?

Zoloft (sertraline) dose: Although zoloft (sertraline) may be prescribed at an off-label dose of 300mg per day that would only be under psychiatrist / physician supervision and if there was not adequate response to a lower dose. DON'T change medication doses on your own. ...Read more

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Is 3000mg of acetaminophen fatal?

Acetaminophen: Normally not, assuming there is no liver dysfunction and no additional Acetaminophen ingested prior. Sometime in the not too distant future, the fda will set the maximum amount amount that can be taken in 24 hours to be 3, 000 mg. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Zoloft (Definition)

Zoloft is a serotonin reuptake blocker which is a kind of ...Read more


Dr. Alvin Stein
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Acetaminophen (Definition)

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