Dr. Joe Galati discussed Tylenol overdose tonight. Tylenol is the "brand name" of acetomenophen, the active ingredient in many pain relievers.

Acetomenophen is very toxic to the liver, and is the leading cause of liver failure and death.

Very important links are listed below-share these and make sure everyone in your family is aware of this potential complication.

Acetomenophen Overdose

Medicines with Acetomenophen (Tylenol) in Them

NSAIDS vs Tylenol

AASLD Statement of Acetomenophen Safety and Liver Toxicity