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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.

ATC Classification

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N02BE01
Paracetamol
N Nervous system → N02 Analgesics → N02B Other analgesics and antipyretics → N02BE Anilides

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Product Monographs

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ANADIN Tablet
MPI, EU: SmPC
UK
PANADOL ORIGINAL Tablet
MPI, EU: SmPC
UK