Taking ibuprofen and acetaminophen together works better to relieve pain than taking ibuprofen and acetaminophen separately.
Melisa Lai Becker, instructor in medicine at Harvard Medical School and a specialist in emergency medicine and toxicology at Harvard-affiliated Cambridge Health Alliance.
What happens if I miss a dose? Reconstitution Injectable solution may be administered without further dilution.
It's available over-the-counter as brand names such as Tylenol, Mapap or Panadol, and also as generics and store-specific brands.
When taking acetaminophen, don't be tempted to add a little extra to the recommended dose.
In 1963, paracetamol was added to the , and has gained popularity since then as an analgesic agent with few side-effects and little interaction with other pharmaceutical agents.