The Advil website instructs users to take one 200-milligram tablet every four to six hours while symptoms are present. A second tablet can be taken if one does not provide relief from symptoms. Users are advised not to take more than six tablets within a 24-hour period.
The Advil website recommends that people take no more than six 200-milligram tablets within a 24-hour period. Drugs.com notes that 3200 milligrams is the maximum allowable adult dosage of Advil per day.
People age 12 and older can safely take one Advil tablet every four to six hours as long as needed or two tablets every four to six hours if one tablet does not relieve pain or fever, notes Advil. Children under age 12 should only take Advil by doctor’s order.
It is not recommended for a person to take Tylenol and Advil at the same exact time, according to New Health Guide. It is possible to alternate the use of the two drugs.
It is safe for a pregnant women to use Advil, Motrin and ibuprofen up to 32 weeks of pregnancy, according to the Northland Obstetrics and Gynecology Group in Liberty, MO. Tylenol also may be used to help alleviate headaches and back pain.
According to Newhealthguide.org, it is safe to take Tylenol and Advil together. The appropriate course of action for mixing these pain killers is to start by taking two Advil (assuming 200 mg tablets). If there is still pain after 2-3 hours, a person can take two Tyleno...
The maximum dosage of Advil or ibuprofen for adults is 800 milligrams per dose and 3,200 milligrams per day, reports Drugs.com. Adults with moderate pain, fever or dysmenorrhea can take 200 to 400 milligrams of Advil every four to six hours.