Paracetamol

Also known as: Acetaminophen

Description

Paracetamol is a medication used to treat pain and fever. It does appear to selectively inhibit COX activities in the brain, which may contribute to its ability to treat fever and pain.

Medicine classification

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Paracetamol
N Nervous system → N02 Analgesics → N02B Other analgesics and antipyretics → N02BE Anilides

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Other medications with this active ingredient in combination: ABACAT ABERCROM ACETAZONE FORTE ACETAZONE FORTE C8 ACTIFED RHUME ACTIVELIN ACTRON ADALGUR ADOBIL ADOLOMED AIDEX AIDRINEX AIRACOLIN ALCONASE ALERJUVENTUS EXPECTORANTE JARABE ALGIDOL ALGOFEN ALKA-SELTZER XS ALLZITAL AMANOLIN ANADIN EXTRA ANALGILASA ANALGIPLUS ANAREX ANSPANED ANTICATARRAL ANTIDOLNAIT ANTINO APADAZ APOGRIP APOTEL PLUS ARAFRIOL ARCOMIN ARFEN PLUS ARIKAN ARIZEN ARKINAS ASKOFENAS L ASTONI BACTERMIN BALMEDIL BEAFLU PLUS BEECHAMS ALL-IN-ONE BEECHAMS COLD & FLU BEECHAMS COLD AND FLU HOT BEECHAMS FLU-PLUS BEECHAMS FLU-PLUS HOT BEECHAMS HOT LEMON BENADRYL ALLERGY, SINUS & PAIN TOTAL BENITAPP BERITON BETACAPINE BETHOLIN BISOLGRIP BISOMINIL BOBOMED BODI COUGH & FLU BONCOL FORTE BONOMED BRENDOLIN BRIANOLIN BROMETONE BROMOCAP BRONCHOGRIP BUPAP BUSCOPAN PLUS BUTAPAP CAD-FORTE CALMAGRIP FORTE CAMGESIC CAMILOLIN CANNEX CAPTOR CARBOMED CARBROSO CARECTAL CARHILL CARILOX CARINAS CARLYSO CARPARSO CEDINEX CEFALINE HAUTH CELLTIC 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2D Molecule Structure

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Unique Ingredient Identifier (UNII)

362O9ITL9D - ACETAMINOPHEN

CAS Registry Number

103-90-2 - Paracetamol

SNOMED-CT

387517004 - Paracetamol (substance)