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Would accidental double dosage of Tylenol cause adverse effects?

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Dr. Erion Spaho

Neurologist, Surgical

Practicing since :2004

Answered : 3326 Questions

Posted on Wed, 22 Aug 2018 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: took 1000mg Tylenol and two hour later accidentally took another 1000mg I am 6foot 325 should I be okay.
Answered by Dr. Erion Spaho 20 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Not a dangerous dose.

Detailed Answer:

I have read your question and understand your concerns.

2000 mg of Tylenol is not a dangerous dose.

Use plenty of fluids and avoid physical efforts for a couple of days.

If you notice any symptoms such vomiting, abdominal pain, etc. get evaluated by your Doctor.

Hope you found the answer helpful.

Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Kampana
Follow up: Dr. Erion Spaho 36 minutes later
I am peeing a lot is that good thanks
Answered by Dr. Erion Spaho 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
It is okay.

Detailed Answer:

Hello again,

Yes, it is a good thing.

Use plenty of fluids.

Take care.

Dr. Erion Spaho, Neurologist, Surgical

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