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Which is better for arthritis knee pain tylenol (acetaminophen) extra or alieve?

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Dr. Marvin Den
Internal Medicine

In brief: Either

Would try tylenol (acetaminophen) first.
If does not help the try aleve. Be aware that any overuse of either of these medications can have side effects. Best to discuss and be followed up by your pcp. If does not help may need injection.

In brief: Either

Would try tylenol (acetaminophen) first.
If does not help the try aleve. Be aware that any overuse of either of these medications can have side effects. Best to discuss and be followed up by your pcp. If does not help may need injection.
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Dr. Rifat Naghmi
Internal Medicine

In brief: Tylenol (acetaminophen)

Both should work.

In brief: Tylenol (acetaminophen)

Both should work.
Tylenol (acetaminophen) is not antiinflammatory. Aleve is.
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