Is tylenol (acetaminophen) safe to take for headache while pregnant?

Yes. Tylenol (acetaminophen) is probably the safest thing to take for a headache while pregnant.
Yes. Acetaminophen (tylenol) is safe to take during pregnancy, as long as you are otherwise healthy. Don't take Ibuprofen or naprosyn (naproxen).

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Is it safe to take panadol for headache during pregnancy (first month)? Panadol is similar to tylenol (acetaminophen).

Yes. Thanks for the tip. It is safe within its dose range.
Probably safe! Panadol is a acetomenophin drug like Tylenol (acetaminophen) but does NOT have the "safety" profile of Tylenol (acetaminophen)... Why not take the latter? Hope this helps Dr z.
Yes. Panadol (Acetaminophen) is safe to use during pregnancy and may relieve your headache. However, you should not exceed more than 4000 mg per day or more than 1000 mg in any single dose. Do not take repeated dose more often than every 6 to 8 hours.

I'm 8 weeks and 4 days pregnant. I have a huge headache for about 2 days now. Is it safe to take Tylenol (acetaminophen) Extra strength?? Please & Thank you

Safe in right doses. Tylenol (acetaminophen) is a safe medication to take in the first trimester. Care should be taken not to take more than recommended dose: not to exceed 1g (two of Extra strength pills) in one dose and 4g (eight of Extra strength pill) in 24 hours.

I'm 13 weeks pregnant is it safe to take extra strength tylenol (acetaminophen) for headache?

Yes. Acetomenophen, tylenol, (acetaminophen) is safe in pregnancy as long as you follow the instructions and don't take more than is recommended.

Can I take Tylenol (acetaminophen) for headache during pregnancy. If yes how much mg is preffered?

Yes. Tylenol (acetaminophen) can be used. Lowest possible dose that helps you. 325mg if that is sufficient for your pain - other wise 650mg for a single dose.
Yes, you can. Headaches are a common complaint during pregnancy and most pregnant women can safely take Tylenol (acetaminophen). For more information bring up your concerns with your gynecologist or OB-GYN. Good luck.
Yes. Usual dose should not exceed 3gm in divided doses in a day. It is prudent to take as less medication as possible during pregnancy even when they are considered safe.
Yes. Take the lowest possible dose to get rid of the headache and take only when needed,

I'm pregnant with a bad headache. If I don't have 2 extra strength Tylenol (acetaminophen) (500mg ea) can I take 3 regular strength (325mg ea)?

Yes. It's safe to take Acetaminophen during pregnancy, but it's not recommended to exceed more than 3000 mg a day. It's also advised to avoid taking Acetaminophen frequently unless the headache is really bad, otherwise, you may develop over-use headache. May try relaxation deep breathing, rest in a dark quiet room, or simply ice pak.

Been prescribed nortriptilyne for headaches now found out I'm 5 wks pregnant. Have stopped taking it. Can I still take it or anything else? No Tylenol (acetaminophen)

Headaches. When your pregnant it is best not to take any medicines. You want a healthy happy baby and why risk it with drugs you take in pregnancy. If you think life is miserable now (with a headache) wait until your have a baby who won't go to sleep.

Is drinking tylenol (acetaminophen) for headaches safe during pregnancy?

Yes. Tylenol (acetaminophen) is one of the only medications considered safe for treating pain during pregnancy. Try to limit your daily dose to no more than 3000mg per day.