Bicarbonate Coffee Lemon Prilosec Tea Anemia Aspartame Aspirin Asthma Candy Chocolate Death Eggs Garlic GERD Gluten Lifting McDonald's MSG Paleo Sleeping Soda Starbucks Synthroid Tylenol VomitingTylenol is an effective painkiller. Physicians often recommend it—particularly for people who have stomach problems—over other painkillers. Does Tylenol (also known as acetaminophen, paracetamol) cause constipation or heartburn?
Tip:New data suggest that Tylenol causes stomach problems such as heartburn. Tylenol has gastrointestinal side effects.
Chronic constipation is associated with use of acetaminophen, aspirin and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. The explanation of these associations requires further investigation.Risk factors for chronic constipation
Note:Drinking more water could also help. Please try not to drink excessive coffee. This can result in other health problems.
Children and adolescents using... paracetamol had an increased risk of a GERD diagnosis.Gastroesophageal reflux disease in children
This view has been challenged by recent epidemiological studies using computerized prescription data, which indicated that paracetamol exhibits dose-dependent [gastrointestinal] toxicity.Gastrointestinal safety of paracetamol
Note:Tylenol is a brand name of acetaminophen. Paracetamol is another term for acetaminophen.
Also:Tylenol is thought to be easier on the stomach, but this idea is being challenged.