Pain Home > Drug Interactions With Children's Acetaminophen
A number of medications may potentially cause drug interactions with children's acetaminophen, including warfarin, phenobarbital, and carbamazepine. These drugs may affect the way the body handles children's acetaminophen, which can decrease the effectiveness of the medicines and increase the risk of side effects. Children's acetaminophen interactions may also occur if the drug is taken with other products containing acetaminophen.
- Carbamazepine (Carbatrol®, Epitol™, Equetro®, Tegretol®)
- Codeine and acetaminophen (Capital® and Codeine, Phenco-Care™, Tylagesic™, Acetaminophen No. 3, Acetaminophen No. 4)
- Isoniazid (Nydrazid®)
- Phenobarbital (Luminal®)
- Several non-prescription cough, cold, flu, and allergy products
- Warfarin (Coumadin®, Jantoven®).