14 patient evaluations for Acetaminophen (Paracetamol) with a cost of Not specified

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Jan 14, 2017 (Started Jul 01, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for tension headache)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for myofascial pain syndrome)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for facet joint osteoarthritis)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for cervical spondylosis)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 2800 mg Four times daily
Advice & Tips: Don't take too much if 1,000mg isn't helping. If this dose doesn't help, 2,000mg or more. I took 2,400mg (Tylenol 4) still didn't get much relief. The tiny bit of relief was from the 480mg of codeine. NEVER TAKE THIS MUCH CODEINE! I have such a ridiculous tolerance for opioids that average pain medication does nothing with the normal dose. This amount can KILL some people. If it doesn't kill, you'll get very sick.

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 28, 2014 (Started Nov 04, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Four times daily

  • 1 helpful mark

Jan 15, 2013 (Started Jul 01, 1990)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for sciatic neuralgia)
  • Side effects
    Severe (elevated liver enzymes)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Due to an allergic reaction to Cefdinir (an antibiotic) which caused 3 of my liver enzymes to skyrocket my doctor suggested reducing any Tylenol from my med regimen as possible.

  • 1 helpful mark

Oct 9, 2011 (Started Apr 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for headaches)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

Jun 12, 2011 (Started Apr 01, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for headaches)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 24, 2011 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: If you take it alot you will have to increase your dosage because your body becomes used to it.

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 25, 2010 (Started Jan 21, 1990)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: Usually use Ibuprofen for pain and Acetaminophen for fever....whatever

Jan 19, 2009 (Started Jan 21, 1990)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Advice & Tips: I always use either Ibuprofen or Acetaminophen on "shot day"...unless I forget. Then, I remember, because I still get flu-like symptoms after all these years. Usually take Ibuprofen...4 200mg caplets every 4 hours for about 12-16 hours. (But sometimes take Acetaminophen...just depends on what I have)

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 5, 2010 (Started Mar 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    Mild (stomach pain)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: As needed
Side effects: stomach pain

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 11, 2010 (Started May 14, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1300 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Feb 1, 2010 (Started Nov 23, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for inflammation)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 3 mL Daily

Dec 16, 2009 (Started Nov 23, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 350 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 17, 2009 (Started Jul 01, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily

Nov 28, 2008 (Started Jul 01, 2005)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Pain)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1000 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks
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