Tylenol (acetaminophen)

Tylenol (acetaminophen)

What is Tylenol?

Tylenol to treat many diseases such as muscle aches, headaches, arthritis, back pain, toothache, colds and fever.

Tylenol (acetaminophen) is an anemia and pain relief. It is used to cure mild to moderate pain (headache, labor pain, menstruation, back pain, osteoarthritis, pain, or headache / flu) and fever.

Tylenol may also be used for the purposes not listed in this medication guide.

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How to use Tylenol?

Use Tylenol exactly as it is labeled, or as prescribed by your doctor. Do not use in sizes larger or smaller or longer than recommended.

If you give this drug to your child, be sure to use a product for children. Use your child's weight to find the right dose in the product package. If you do not know the weight of your child, you can use his or her age.

For cold tablets, chew or allow the tongue to swallow with water or without water. Wash thoroughly before rinsing pills before you swallow.

For suspension, close the medicine well before each dose. Some fluids do not need to be loose before using it. Follow all the tips on the product packaging. To measure the dose appropriately, measure the liquid medicines with the dose of the dropper / syringe. Do not use a spoon.

Do not clean the long-term pill. Doing this can release all drugs at a time and increase the risk of side effects. Also, do not separate the pills unless they have a score line and the doctor or pharmacist tells you to do so. Immerse the whole pill or slice without crushing or chewing

Dosage of Tylenol

Usual Adult Dose for Fever

Doses may be given as a single or repeated dose as follows:

Parenteral:

Weight 50 kg or greater: 1000 mg IV every 6 hours OR 650 mg IV every 4 hours

Maximum Single Dose: 1000 mg

Minimum Dosing Interval: every 4 hours

Maximum Dose: 4000 mg per 24 hours

Weight less than 50 kg: 15 mg/kg IV every 6 hours OR 12.5 mg/kg IV every 4 hours

Maximum Single Dose: 15 mg/kg

Minimum Dosing Interval: every 4 hours

Maximum Dose: 75 mg/kg per 24 hours

Oral:

Immediate-release: 325 mg to 1 g orally every 4 to 6 hours

Minimum Dosing Interval: every 4 hours

Maximum Single Dose: 1000 mg

Maximum Dose: 4 g per 24 hours

Extended-Release: 1300 mg orally every 8 hours

Maximum dose: 3900 mg per 24 hours

Rectal:

650 mg rectally every 4 to 6 hours

Maximum dose: 3900 mg per 24 hours

Tylenol acetaminophen

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Symptoms of over dose

Symptoms of overdose may include: sweating, nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, stomach/abdominal pain, extreme tiredness, yellowing eyes/skin, dark urine.

Side effects of Tylenol

Stop using this medication if you:

Nausea, high stomachache, itching, loss of appetite;

Dark urine, colored stool; or

Jaundice (yellowish skin or eyes).

This is not a complete list of side effects and it may have other side effects.

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Drugs that may interact with Tylenol

Drug interactions may change the behavior of medications or increase the risk of serious side effects. This document does not cover all possible drug interactions. Include a list of all the products you use (including prescription / non-prescription drugs and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. Start, stop or change the dosage of medicines with the confirmation of your doctor.

Other medications may be associated with acetaminophen, including prescription and over-the-counter medications, vitamins and herbal products.

Tell each of your health care providers about all the medications you are currently using and stop taking any medication that you start using or using.

For whom Tylenol might not be safe

If you are allergic to acetaminophen, do not take Tylenol if you have severe liver problems.

If you have ever had alcoholic liver disease (cirrhosis) or drank more than 3 beverages a day, do use your doctor's advice on acetaminophen. You may not be able to get Tylenol.

Use Tylenol while pregnancy

Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or intend to be pregnant before using this drug.

Warnings of Tylenol

Do not use an open bag

Liver Alert: This product contains acetaminophen. Severe liver damage may occur:

The child takes more than 5 doses in 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount

The adult takes more than 12 capsules within 24 hours, which is the maximum daily amount

Other medications include acetaminophen

Adults use 3 or more drinks every day when using this product.

Do not use

With any drug containing acetaminophen (prescription or non-prescription). Ask your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure if a drug contains acetaminophen.

If you are allergic to acetaminophen or any of the inactive ingredients in this product

Stop using and talk to the doctor, if:

Pain in children under the age of 12 worsens or lasts more than 5 days

The pain worsens or lasts more than 10 days in adults

The fever gets worse or takes more than 3 days

New symptoms occur

There is redness or swelling

This can be a sign of a serious situation.

If you need a health professional during pregnancy or breastfeeding.

Keep out of reach of children.

If the user is suffering from liver disease, ask your doctor before using it

If the user consumes warfarin, reduce the dose, ask a doctor or pharmacist before taking it.

Tylenol acetaminophen

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