Is acetaminophen the same as Tylenol?

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Anonymous

2 Dec 2010

Yes acetaminophen is the SAME as tylenol.
Be careful, as you can damage your liver if you ingest too much acetaminophen.
sweetlemon

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coloradoeagle 4 Dec 2010

Thanks for your comments. My Dr. just put me on Celebrex and said I could only take Tylenol for pain relief. The other day I had a headache. I would not be taking Tylenol normally, just when needed.

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4 Dec 2010

Yes they ar the same drug but be careful of liver issues as my friend here said. marjorie zych MAX DOSE 2g daily which is 2 extra strength every 6 hours.

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marjorie zych 4 Dec 2010

I meant to put 4 grams sorry. marjorie zch

coloradoeagle 4 Dec 2010

Thanks for your comments. My Dr. just put me on Celebrex and said I could only take Tylenol for pain relief. The other day I had a headache. I would not be taking Tylenol normally, just when needed.

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