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Does tylenol (acetaminophen) help against rsv?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree
In brief: Comfort med
Tylenol (acetaminophen) has no virus killing effect against the RSV virus yet it is often helpful for the discomfort of the patient.

In brief: Comfort med
Tylenol (acetaminophen) has no virus killing effect against the RSV virus yet it is often helpful for the discomfort of the patient.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Steven Neish
Pediatrics - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
Tylenol (acetaminophen) is an analgesic (pain reliever) and an antipyretic (lowers fever).
In rsv, it may lower fever, but it does nothing per se to improve the RSV infection.

In brief: No
Tylenol (acetaminophen) is an analgesic (pain reliever) and an antipyretic (lowers fever).
In rsv, it may lower fever, but it does nothing per se to improve the RSV infection.
Dr. Steven Neish
Dr. Steven Neish
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