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 (tī′lə-nôl′, -nŏl′)
A trademark for the drug acetaminophen.
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Noun1.tylenol - an analgesic for mild pain but not for inflammationTylenol - an analgesic for mild pain but not for inflammation; also used as an antipyretic; (Datril, Tylenol, Panadol, Phenaphen, Tempra, and Anacin III are trademarks of brands of acetaminophen tablets)
analgesic, anodyne, pain pill, painkiller - a medicine used to relieve pain
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
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In 1982, seven people died in Chicago when bottles of Tylenol were laced with potassium cyanide.
Popping a couple Tylenol pills when you have a headache is as routine as brushing your teeth before you go to bed.
Johnson & Johnson's Tylenol acetaminophen products grew by19%.
JandJ learned in the last day of September 1982 about product tampering via cyanide lacing of its Tylenol capsules.
Alternating NSAIDs with Tylenol could reduce the risks from overuse of a single drug type.
Tylenol is partnering with actress Andie MacDowell and her daughter, actress and singer Rainey Qualley, who have an inspirational story of how strength has been passed down in their family from generation to generation.
Daniel Randles and colleagues at the University of British Columbia reported in the April 2013 issue of Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science, that Tylenol may do something rather profound to the mind.
Topical sales may have benefited over the past few years by the recalls and subsequent lost shelf space of Tylenol (Johnson & Johnson/McNeil Consumer Healthcare) and Excedrin (Novartis Consumer Health).
Johnson & Johnson says the warning will appear on the cap of each new bottle of Extra Strength Tylenol sold in the U.
PHYSICIAN'S DEFENSE When the mother called the ObGyn, she reported a headache and diarrhea, and asked if it was all right to take Tylenol.
The recommended dosage of acetaminophen is 4,000 milligrams in a 24-hour period (one extra-strength capsule of Tylenol contains 500 milligrams).
But the product that seems to make the headlines most is their Tylenol brand of the pain and fever medicine acetaminophen.