paracetamol

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paracetamol

a mild analgesic and antipyretic drug used as an alternative to aspirin
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Fever increases the demand for oxygen--the nurse administered acetominophen (Tylenol) and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and implemented ambient cooling methods.
The most commonly prescribed medications included acetominophen (16 patients), furosemide (12), potassium chloride (8), thyroxine (6), enalapril (6), digoxin (5), aspirin (5), and oral nitrates (5).
And before Ivan could make his escape, Nurse Maturo managed to give him a couple of farewell gifts -- acetominophen and a flu shot.