Common Side Effects Of ACETAMINOPHEN Or TYLENOL®

Taking normal doses of Acetaminophen or Tylenol® may cause certain side effects, and some of these side effects can be very serious. If you experience any of the following symptoms after taking Acetaminophen, call your doctor immediately:
  • Rash
  • Hives
  • Itching
  • Swelling of the face, throat, tongue, eyes, hands, feet, ankles or lower legs
  • Hoarseness
  • Difficulty breathing or swallowing

Symptoms Associated With Tylenol Overdoes

If someone takes more than the recommended dose of Acetaminophen or Tylenol®, they may accidentally overdose. Symptoms that may be seen in the case of overdose may include:
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Loss of appetite
  • Sweating
  • Extreme tiredness
  • Unusual bleeding or bruising
  • Pain in the upper right part of the stomach over the liver
  • Yellowing of the skin or eyes (sometimes called jaundice) Flu like symptoms

Common Over The Counter Medicaitons Containing Acetaminophen Or TYLENOL®

There are more than 200 over the counter medications that contain Acetaminophen. The list contained on this website is just a sampling of some of the common medications containing Acetaminophen. There are many others. The following over the counter medications contain Acetaminophen:
  • Actifed cold and sinus
  • Actifed Plus
  • Alka-Seltzer Cold
  • Alka-Seltzer Plus
  • Allerest
  • Anacin
  • Bayer Select
  • Benadryl Allergy
  • Benadryl Cold
  • Children’s Tylenol® Cold
  • Children’s Tylenol® Allergy
  • Children’s Tylenol® Flu
  • Children’s Tylenol® Plus
  • Comtrex Allergy
  • Comtrex Cold
  • Contac Cold
  • Contac Sinus
  • DayQuilDimetapp Allergy
  • Dimetapp Cold
  • Dristan Cold
  • Excedrin
  • Goody’s
  • MidolNyQuil
  • Pamprin
  • PediaCare Children’s Plus
  • Robitussin Cold
  • Robitussin Flu
  • Robitussin Multi-Symptom
  • Sine-aid
  • Sine-off
  • SinustabSinutab
  • Sudafed Cold
  • Sudafed Sinus
  • Theraflu Cold
  • Theraflu Flu
  • Triaminic Cold
  • Triaminic Cough
  • Triaminic Flu
  • Tylenol® Allergy
  • Tylenol® Chest Congestion
  • Tylenol® Children’s Multi-Symptom
  • Tylenol® Children’s Plus
  • Tylenol® Cold & Flu
  • Tylenol® Cold
  • Tylenol® Cold and Head Congestion
  • Tylenol® Cold Infants
  • Tylenol® Cold Extra Strength
  • Tylenol® Extra Strength PM
  • Tylenol® Maximum Strength
  • Tylenol® Flu Night time
  • Tylenol® PM
  • Tylenol® Severe Allergy
  • Tylenol® Sinus Children’s
  • Tylenol® Congestion Day Time
  • Tylenol® Congestion Night Time
  • Tylenol® Sore Throat