Common brands: Tylenol, Tempra, Pediatrix, and Panadol
Acetaminophen is used to treat mild to moderate pain (like headaches, menstrual cramps, and general aches and pains) and to bring down a fever.
Tell the doctor or pharmacist if you:
Tell your doctor or dentist what other prescription, over-the-counter, or herbal medicine you take.
Call 911 if you have trouble breathing or your face, tongue, or throat start to swell.
See a doctor or phone Health Link right away if:
See your doctor if your symptoms or health problems don’t get better or get worse.
If you have any questions or concerns about this medicine, speak with your doctor or pharmacist.
For 24/7 nurse advice and general health information call Health Link at 811.
Current as of: January 12, 2016
Author: Alberta Health Services