Is arthritis strength tylenol (acetaminophen) safe to take everyday?

Probably. While tylenol (acetaminophen) is an over the counter medication it can cause problems with your liver if take at high doses at for a long period of time.
Typically. In general yes, depending on your age and other risk factors. The maximum prescribed dose is usually 1000mg 4x a day.

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I take about 6-8 arthritis strength 8 hr Tylenol (acetaminophen) 3 times a day. I have been for several weeks now. What kind of damage will that do?

Tylenol (acetaminophen) Excessive TYLENOL (acetaminophen) intake (2000 to 4000 mgs per day)can cause liver damage especially in conjunction with alcohol intake. Since you're not getting good relief with so much TYLENOL (acetaminophen), you may need an antiinflammatory medication which TYLENOL (acetaminophen) isn't. See your Physician or a rheumatologist to find out what is causing your symptoms and appropriate tests and treatment will be rendered.
Liver inflammation. This could inflame and damage your liver. Please see your doctor for other modes of treating pain.

I take meloxacam for knee arthritis I take xtra strength tylenol (acetaminophen) which dosent help with my other aches is there anything stronger over-the-counter med?

Antiinflammatory. Although there is mixed feeling about these medications for arthritis pain, try fish oil and glucosamine. These supplements are not proven to help with arthritic knee pain, but some patients have tried them. Also, ice is the most underrated antiinflammatory medicine. Ice, cold packs, frozen pees, may help decreased inflammatory pain.

If preganant can I take tylenol (acetaminophen) arthritis pain caplets?

Yes. Tylenol (acetaminophen) is a pregnancy category b drug. However use any drug if only really needed during pregnancy.

Is tylenol (acetaminophen) arthritis still safe / effective for pain if it expired 3 months ago?

Yes. Yes. Fda labeling requirements have a substantial buffer! The commercial products have a sell by notation as well. Rest easy!
See details. It is a safe practice to never take medication beyond its expiration date. No doctor will advise you to do otherwise.

If I take 1 arthrotec 75mg tablet is it ok to take 2 tylenol (acetaminophen) arthritis 650mg tablets at the same time?

Yes, Tylenol (acetaminophen) is 4- -pain& arthrotec is an anti inflammatory med, & takes a little longer 4 its' effect 2 B noticed. B sure U watch Ur Tylenol (acetaminophen) intact from all sources!

Can't take nsads anymore because of intestonal abscess and earlier blockage. What can I take for bad osteo-arthritis pain other than tylenol (acetaminophen)? Hurting

Topicals? You may want to discuss topical patches, creams, etc with you physician. Many have shown very good results.
Topicals. They have rx topical nsaids that should be safe like voltaren (diclofenac) gel. They also have compounding pharmacies that doctors can order specific combos for the patients.

Is tylenol (acetaminophen) arthritis ok to take with acid reflux? Is it better than nsaid's?

Yes. Tylenol (acetaminophen) does not cause GI irritation so in that way it is better than nsaids, however, on the other hand, it may not be as effective.

Can you take tylenol (acetaminophen) for cold symptoms if you are already taking celebrex (for arthritis pain)?

Pain medications. Yes, you can take tylenol (acetaminophen) in addition to a NSAID such as Ibuprofen or celebrex, but you do not want to take both medications on a regular basis. Often the occasional dose of tylenol (acetaminophen) will provide good relief :).
Yes. Tylenol (acetaminophen) should not be a problem if you are on celebrex. Check with your doctor though if you are unsure. People with liver disease should not take tylenol (acetaminophen) and in general, people should not take more than 3000mg a day of tylenol (acetaminophen). A regular strength tylenol (acetaminophen) is 325mg and an extra strength is 500mg.