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The pain-reliever acetaminophen (also known as paracetomol) is one of the best-selling over-the-counter medications, used by more than 200 million Americans a year. It is sold under many brand names, including Tylenol, and is an ingredient in nearly 200 medications, both over-the-counter (such as Excedrin, Midol, NyQuil, and Sudafed) and prescription (such as Vicodin).
Tandem Diabetes Care introduces t:slim X2 Insulin Pump with Basal-IQ Technology in the US

Tandem Diabetes Care introduces t:slim X2 Insulin Pump with Basal-IQ Technology in the US

FDA approves first targeted RNA-based treatment for rare, fatal genetic disease

FDA approves first targeted RNA-based treatment for rare, fatal genetic disease

Study shows spillover effect of evidence-based opioid prescribing for major procedures

Study shows spillover effect of evidence-based opioid prescribing for major procedures

A simple pill for meth addicts on the cards

A simple pill for meth addicts on the cards

GSA's new publication provides support for safe use of OTC analgesics by older adults

GSA's new publication provides support for safe use of OTC analgesics by older adults

Simple tips to treat minor cuts

Simple tips to treat minor cuts

Doling out pain pills post-surgery: An ingrown toenail not the same as a bypass

Doling out pain pills post-surgery: An ingrown toenail not the same as a bypass

Study finds IV acetaminophen to be no more effective than oral counterpart for colectomy patients

Study finds IV acetaminophen to be no more effective than oral counterpart for colectomy patients

Chronic use of opioids related to increased risk of fracture nonunion

Chronic use of opioids related to increased risk of fracture nonunion

Special issue focuses on how endocrine-disrupting chemicals influence behavior

Special issue focuses on how endocrine-disrupting chemicals influence behavior

Study finds molecular handle that chikungunya virus uses to enter into cells and cause arthritis

Study finds molecular handle that chikungunya virus uses to enter into cells and cause arthritis

Acetaminophen use helps reduce acute kidney injury risk in pediatric heart surgery patients

Acetaminophen use helps reduce acute kidney injury risk in pediatric heart surgery patients

LogicBio team to present data on preclinical effectiveness of GeneRide platform

LogicBio team to present data on preclinical effectiveness of GeneRide platform

Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug ranked to be most effective in treating knee OA

Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug ranked to be most effective in treating knee OA

Probiotics can improve liver health, shows study

Probiotics can improve liver health, shows study

New studies related to causes of liver degradation and possible treatments

New studies related to causes of liver degradation and possible treatments

NSAIDs alone or with acetaminophen better than opioids at easing dental pain

NSAIDs alone or with acetaminophen better than opioids at easing dental pain

Painkiller use during pregnancy could affect unborn child's fertility in later life

Painkiller use during pregnancy could affect unborn child's fertility in later life

Analysis does not reveal consistent link between NSAIDs use and exacerbation of inflammatory bowel disease

Analysis does not reveal consistent link between NSAIDs use and exacerbation of inflammatory bowel disease

FDA permits marketing of Dexcom G6 integrated continuous glucose monitoring system

FDA permits marketing of Dexcom G6 integrated continuous glucose monitoring system