Is there anything we need to worry about when taking acetaminophen (Tylenol)? While it is known to be a safe drug, it can cause interactions with other medications and physical conditions. One of the dangers associated with acetaminophen is that its toxic effects can be delayed up to four days after taking it. So, what can you do to counter these toxic effects?
In this episode of Medical History Mysteries, Drs. Tom Viola and Pamela Maragliano-Muniz tread the murky waters as they discuss how acetaminophen works, the maximum daily dose, how much is too much, how it affects the liver, and more.