Tylenol Tablet is used to relieve mild to moderate pain such as headache, toothache, cold, flu, joint pain, and menstrual pain. This medicine provides pain relief by reducing the activity of certain chemicals in the body. This is also used to reduce fever. This medicine reduces fever by increasing the effect of heat from the body. Tylenol tablet is also used along with other medicines at the doctor’s determination. This tablet can be used with caffeine and aspirin to relieve migraines. The effect of the medicine is increased when used with caffeine or aspirin.
How to use
Follow the instructions given by your doctor before using this medicine. Use this medicine in the manner prescribed by your doctor. Pain medications work best if you take them as soon as you feel any signs of pain. Using Tylenol tablets may worsen the effect of the drug if symptoms worsen. Tylenol Tablet is used with or without food. Do not chew, nor break the medicine, nor mix it in water.
The typical dose of Tylenol is 1000 mg every 4-6 hours (no more than 4000 mg a day). The maximum adult dose of Tylenol is 4000 mg daily. This medicine is generally used for up to 3 days for fever and up to 10 days for pain. It takes 30 minutes for this medicine to start its effect, there is no possibility of addiction to this medicine. This medicine should be used on an as-needed basis. Chew the medicine properly or allow it to dissolve on the tongue before swallowing. Next, swallow this medicine with water. This medicine helps in maintaining a stable level of medicine in your body for a long time. Do not break or chew the medicine.
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. Do not take another dose to meet the dose that you have missed.
Symptoms of an overdose
If you overuse this medicine, it can cause dangerous levels of medicine in your body. In such cases, overdose symptoms may be inflammation of the pancreas, vomiting, liver failure, pale skin color, abdominal pain, loss of appetite. Presence of excessive amounts of acid in the body. If you think you have overdosed on Tylenol Tablet, seek medical attention immediately.
The following side effects can usually occur when using Tylenol Tablet. If any of these side effects appear severe or last for a long time, you should consult your doctor like itching, bleeding, swelling of the throat, swelling of face, swelling of the tongue, skin rash, mouth Blisters, problem in breathing, swelling of lips. If you experience any of these side-effects, contact your doctor for medical advice.
Before using Tylenol tell your doctor about the following medical and health history such as kidney disease, liver disease, alcohol addiction, excessive consumption of alcohol may increase the risk of liver damage. Before using this tablet, consult your doctor if you are allergic to this medicine or any of the ingredients found in this medicine. Do not consume alcohol while using this medicine, drinking alcohol can cause liver damage. This tablet is considered safe for use in breastfeeding women. This medicine is passed into breast milk, but not in sufficient quantity to cause any harm to the baby. The use of alcohol or tobacco along with the drug may increase the risk of stomach bleeding. If this medicine is used frequently or for a long time, you may have a headache or your current headache may worsen.