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Can I take childrens tylenol (acetaminophen) for my sore throat?
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Dr. Martin Schaeffer
Pain Management
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In brief: Yes
Children's tylenol is the same chemical composition as regular tylenol (acetaminophen) but made at lower doses which are safer for children.
Most children's tylenol containers will have a chart indicating the number of pills to take depending on the person's age and weight.

In brief: Yes
Children's tylenol is the same chemical composition as regular tylenol (acetaminophen) but made at lower doses which are safer for children.
Most children's tylenol containers will have a chart indicating the number of pills to take depending on the person's age and weight.
Dr. Martin Schaeffer
Dr. Martin Schaeffer
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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine
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In brief: Sore throat
Yes you can, however to take the adult dose you will use up the childrens medication very rapidly.

In brief: Sore throat
Yes you can, however to take the adult dose you will use up the childrens medication very rapidly.
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Dr. Albert Pizzo
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