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preferable tablets for headache??

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Dr. Arnab Banerjee

Critical Care Specialist

Practicing since :2012

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Posted on Mon, 31 Dec 2018 in Internal Doctor Category
Question: preferable tablets for headache??
Answered by Dr. Arnab Banerjee 2 hours later
Brief Answer:
The safest option is ACETAMINOPHEN...

Detailed Answer:
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Welcome to 'Ask A Doctor' service...
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Well, for intermittent(On/off) headache, the safest option would be ACETAMINOPHEN/PARACETAMOL...for adults, it can be taken as 650mg up to three times daily after some food...Do take a lot of water throughout the day along with and strictly avoid alcohol (if at all do)...

However, if despite this, the headache persists, then it's recommended to get yourself checked up by a physician as there can be numerous causes which can only be ascertained after a thorough set of investigations regarding...

Hope this answers your query...

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