Should I let my doctor know I am taking acetaminophen?

You should always talk to your doctor if you are planning on taking acetaminophen or any other medication, in order to avoid any drug interactions. Acetaminophen, in particular, can react adversely with a variety of different medical conditions, medications and foods. Thus, it is important to discuss the proper dosage and possible complications of acetaminophen.

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Play It Safe When You Take Acetaminophen
Play It Safe When You Take Acetaminophen

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