Acetaminophen is a minor pain reliever and fever reducer. It comes in a pill form and is used to treat headaches, muscle aches, arthritis, back pains, toothaches, colds, and fevers.
Information on acetaminophen
There are different brands and forms of acetaminophen available on the market. There are too many to list, but the main brand is Tylenol.
Warning: It’s important that you follow the instructions on the label and take exactly the prescribed amount. DO NOT overdose on acetaminophen! It can damage your liver or even cause death. It’s strongly advised if you have liver disease or have a drinking problem that you DO NOT take acetaminophen.
Side effects of Acetaminophen
If you have any allergic reactions from the following list, stop use immediately.
- Difficulty breathing
- Swelling on any parts of your body
- Stomach pains
- Loss of appetite
- Dark urine
Again it’s important that you follow the instructions carefully and take it for minor aches and not abuse it.