Tylenol substitute suggestions, please?

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   Posted 5/20/2010 5:37 AM (GMT -6)   
I use to take tylenol once in a while for pain. The FDA took tylenol off the market anyone know something else (over the counter) that is ok to take for pain? I have stomach problems and cant take many pain medicatons. In case you are wondering, I have been seeing doctors for over 2 years with no help ( They did make the problem worse)


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   Posted 5/20/2010 6:56 AM (GMT -6)   
The latest recall, to the best of my knowledge was for childrens and infants Tylenol, not for adult formulations. Besides that there are tons of store brand "Tylenol" (acetaminophen).
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   Posted 5/20/2010 9:36 AM (GMT -6)   
Hi Jim thanks for your reply

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   Posted 5/21/2010 1:31 PM (GMT -6)   
Be careful with the Tylenol....it can reek havok on your stomach and liver....

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