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Been having major headaches off and on for 7 months now. What can I take stronger than ibuprofen and tylenol (acetaminophen)?

Now this . Could be something serious when Ibuprofen and tylenol (acetaminophen) do not work for your headaches. You should see a doctor because it could be--although unlikely--something serious, such as a brain tumor. Read more...

What can I take for headaches brought on by escitalopram? I've seen some places that tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen aren't the greatest but I'm just not sure.

If headaches are. from escitalopram then they should stop occurring within a few weeks. If they persist and are intolerable and if Tylenol (acetaminophen) and ibuprofen (both of which are fine for you if you tolerate and respond to them at appropriate doses) are not providing relief then discuss with your prescriber as escitalopram dose may need adjustment or an alternative medication considered. Best regards for relief. Read more...

4 days in a row I've woken to bad headaches and body aches. So bad I can't sleep. During the day I take tylenol (acetaminophen) and ibuprofen and it helps.

Many causes. Emerging headache pattern should be evaluated and causation diagnosed. Appropriate treatment can break up pattern. This could involve high blood pressure, jaw or dental issues, migraine, neck problems, thyroid issues...See your doctor. Read more...
See a Dr. If these symptoms continue, you need to see a dr. Rather than masking the effects with meds. Need to get to the source of your problems. Read more...
See Combination: Ibuprofen tends to reduce or eliminate the action of tylenol (acetaminophen). Better to take 1-aspirin + 1-tylenol (acetaminophen) as they enhance each other. Even though they do different things, they work hand-in-hand with each other. Also stay warm and take in sufficient water (as opposed to other fluids - coffee, tea, soda [sodas are particularly damaging to the human body, get totally off of them]). Read more...