Tylenol is an antiinflammatory that never works for pain, and since Percocet has Tylenol in it then Percocet doesn't work for pain either. In the rare event a patient asks for Tylenol and is satisfied taking that and only that for pain, that patient deserves a rousing standing ovation.
How to Dose Tylenol According to Dr. Perry Cox
"It's regular-strength Tylenol, here's what you do: Get her to open her mouth, take a handful, and throw it at her; whatever sticks, that's the correct dosage."
- Commentary: Percocet Doesn’t Work for Me Because It Has Tylenol, and Tylenol Doesn’t Help My Pain
- Rare Patient Asks Only for Tylenol for Pain, Receives Standing Ovation
- Scrubs, Season 1 Episode 1: My First Day