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paracetamol

a mild analgesic and antipyretic drug used as an alternative to aspirin
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Jigarjian, 57, of 1 Einhorn Road, Worcester, charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, sentenced to one year in the House of Correction, suspended for one year, ordered to remain drug free and to submit to random drug tests, $50 victim witness fee; possession of hydrocodone with acetominophen with intent to distribute and drug violation near a school or park, dismissed.
Vicodin (a combination of hydrocodone and acetominophen) is sometimes used, though acetominophen can cause liver failure in some dogs, and should not be combined with NSAIDs due to the danger of toxicity from acetominophen.
Acetominophen or ibuprophen for fever, headache, and myalgias, fluids and rest are the mainstay of treatment.
Take a mild analgesic such as acetominophen or ibuprofen before retiring to ease osteoarthritic discomfort, should that be causing the problem.
Drug/Class Percentage Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor 29 Antiepileptic 17 Baclofen 16 Other Psychoactive (bupropion, trazodone) 17 Amantidine 17 Anticholinergic 13 Modafinil, Methylphenidate 8.6 Tricyclic Antidepressant 7.1 Benzodiazepine 8.6 Other than Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory 5.7 or Acetominophen Tizanidine 5.7 Ginkgo 16 Not Central Nervous System Active 16 Table 2.
The nurse received treatment with Allegro (fexofenadine, 60 mg twice per day; Hoechst, Kansas City, MO, USA), chlorpheniramine (4 mg three time per day; Mine Ta Chemistry Pharmacy Co., Ltd., Tai Chung, Taiwan), and Scanol (acetominophen, 500 mg three times per day; Scanpharm, Birkerod, Denmark) for 14 days.
Fever increases the demand for oxygen--the nurse administered acetominophen (Tylenol) and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and implemented ambient cooling methods.
The child was treated with intramuscular cefotaxime, acetominophen, and antifungal medication for presumptive thrush.
Acetominophen, aspirin, ibuprofen, flurbiprofen, and the combination of aspirin and caffeine have all been shown to be effective for sore throat pain in randomized trials.