Items Tagged ‘Tylenol’

Ask the Doctors - Which over-the-counter pain reliever is best?

August 23, 2018

Ask the Doctors – Which over-the-counter pain reliever is best?

By Ask the Doctors Ask the Doctors

Dear Doctor: Which over-the-counter pain reliever is safer – acetaminophen, ibuprofen, celecoxib or naproxen? It seems as if they all carry some risks. Pain is a symptom to which we can all relate.  It’s also an important indicator of possible injury within the body and should be acknowledged, not simply by taking medication, but by […]

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Tags: acetaminophen, Advil, Aleve, Ask the Doctors, Celebrex, celecoxib, Dr. Robert Ashley, ibuprofen, Motrin, pain relievers, Tylenol


Ask the Doctors - What are real risks of acetaminophen during pregnancy?

April 7, 2018

Ask the Doctors – What are real risks of acetaminophen during pregnancy?

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Dear Doctor: Will taking acetaminophen (Tylenol) during pregnancy increase the chances that the child will have ADHD or autism?   The largest of these studies showed that, among children whose mothers ever used ace Here’s the important caveat: The two groups of women were themselves very different. Participants who used acetaminophen were more likely to […]

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Tags: acetaminophen, adhd, autism, Dr. Robert Ashley, pregnancy, Tylenol