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What's the maximum dosage of acetaminophen that I can take while pregnant?

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Justin Fuehrer
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In brief: 4 grams/day

The dosing is no different for pregnant women taking Acetaminophen than non-pregnant women.
The max dose is 1 gram every 6 hours with a maximum of 4 grams per day. Importantly, this is assuming the person does not have kidney or liver problems, and is not an alcoholic.

In brief: 4 grams/day

The dosing is no different for pregnant women taking Acetaminophen than non-pregnant women.
The max dose is 1 gram every 6 hours with a maximum of 4 grams per day. Importantly, this is assuming the person does not have kidney or liver problems, and is not an alcoholic.
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