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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).
KemPharm commences KP201 Phase 1 trial for pain

KemPharm commences KP201 Phase 1 trial for pain

Efficacy of zinc in common cold - Review of clinical trials

Efficacy of zinc in common cold - Review of clinical trials

State court jury rules in favor of Merck in FOSAMAX trial

State court jury rules in favor of Merck in FOSAMAX trial

Zogenix completes enrollment in ZX002 Phase 3 study in opioid-experienced adults with moderate to severe pain

Zogenix completes enrollment in ZX002 Phase 3 study in opioid-experienced adults with moderate to severe pain

FDA, Optivia collaborate to examine effect of dietary supplements in drug-induced liver injury

FDA, Optivia collaborate to examine effect of dietary supplements in drug-induced liver injury

Covidien first-quarter net sales increase 5% to $2.77 billion

Covidien first-quarter net sales increase 5% to $2.77 billion

Frequency of analgesic drug errors in hospitals is nearly 3 per 1000 prescriptions: Study

Frequency of analgesic drug errors in hospitals is nearly 3 per 1000 prescriptions: Study

Phase III study affirms safety and efficacy of Cumberland's Caldolor for post-operative pain

Phase III study affirms safety and efficacy of Cumberland's Caldolor for post-operative pain

Health Canada approves Labopharm's OLEPTRO for treatment of Major Depressive Disorder

Health Canada approves Labopharm's OLEPTRO for treatment of Major Depressive Disorder

Pisgah to scale-up patent-pending form of hydrocodone

Pisgah to scale-up patent-pending form of hydrocodone

Cadence launches OFIRMEV pain medication in the U.S.

Cadence launches OFIRMEV pain medication in the U.S.

Covidien announces support for FDA on safe use of acetaminophen

Covidien announces support for FDA on safe use of acetaminophen

FDA asks manufacturers to eliminate higher-dose prescription combination acetaminophen products

FDA asks manufacturers to eliminate higher-dose prescription combination acetaminophen products

FDA approves Cumberland's Acetadote Injection

FDA approves Cumberland's Acetadote Injection

FDA calls for cuts in Acetaminophen in painkillers

FDA calls for cuts in Acetaminophen in painkillers

Tips for surviving a bout with 'stomach flu'

Tips for surviving a bout with 'stomach flu'

Choosing between EGFR therapeutic options in metastatic colorectal cancer

Choosing between EGFR therapeutic options in metastatic colorectal cancer

Labopharm monetizes future royalty payment stream for RYZOLT through subsidiary

Labopharm monetizes future royalty payment stream for RYZOLT through subsidiary

New guideline provides evidence-based recommendation for children undergoing tonsillectomy

New guideline provides evidence-based recommendation for children undergoing tonsillectomy

Tips to prevent a hangover

Tips to prevent a hangover