Before answering your query, does Advil contain acetaminophen, it’s good to have a clear picture on 4 are inflammatory and anti-inflammatory drugs.The categorization of the drug is achieved based on the ingredient from which it is made of.
Acetaminophen is an anti-inflammatory pain reliever and a fever reducer. This drug is known with various brand names, and it is available in various forms too. In United States, it is known with the brand names Tylenol and Panadol.
Advil and Acetaminophen can be combined to treat the inflammatory pains.
However, when compare to Ibuprofen, Acetaminophen works much easier on the stomach. It works effectively in treating the mild to moderate pain caused due to headaches, menstrual cramps, backaches, and arthritis. It does not cause any complications like heart problems or stomach upset in normal cases. Although it’s a safe option to take acetaminophen, never take it beyond the recommended dosage. Because too much of acetaminophen will increase the risk of liver damage. Also, ensure to not to take more than 3,000 mg per day. Its recommended to check with your physician if you have any question or concern on the daily dosage limit.