The manufacturer of Tylenol, Johnson & Johnson, will change the recommendations on its Extra-Strength Tylenol to prevent the potential for overdose, liver damage and other complications commonly associated with dangerous drugs. Misuse of over-the-counter medications have been associated with serious injuries and recalls. J & J is changing the recommendations in terms of maximum daily usage of its Extra Strength pain reliever from 8 pills to 6 pills. The maximum dosage per day will be reduced from 4000 mg to 3000mg on its Extra-Strength Tylenol. This recommendation will appear starting in the fall of 2011 however the recommendation should be followed now to limit the potential of liver damage.