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I would like to suggest that anyone taking acetaminophen or methotrexate consider also taking Resveratrol because the latter has shown to protect the liver in studies on rodents. A search of Google (or Google Scholar) for the keywords “reserveratrol acetaminophen” yields links to article abstracts such as:
Keywords “reserveratrol methotrexate” yielded, among others, these papers:
It seems resveratrol is generally protective of the liver, as indicated by this study which fed rats a liver toxin, carbon tetrachloride, and found it helped protect the rat livers:
It’s funny because I prefer Ibropuen and find it works better except for Excedrin migraine which really helps my headaches. I am very careful and tend to only take pain meds when absolutely necessary which basically means I’m always in pain.
Kelly, its safer to limit to 2g or 2000mg.. I have taken MTX for 28 years and the only increase in liver enzymes I’ve had was when I took 4000mg. Went off and the came back down. Now I limit and no problems.
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