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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).
Caldolor launched ahead of schedule in U.S. by Cumberland Pharmaceuticals

Caldolor launched ahead of schedule in U.S. by Cumberland Pharmaceuticals

Cumberland Pharmaceuticals to discuss its recently approved FDA product at the UBS Conference

Cumberland Pharmaceuticals to discuss its recently approved FDA product at the UBS Conference

Nutra Pharma’s Cobroxin pain reliever is "Best New Product" at the ECRM Conference

Nutra Pharma’s Cobroxin pain reliever is "Best New Product" at the ECRM Conference

Cumberland Pharmaceuticals posts $9.8 million revenues for the three months ended June 30, 2009

Cumberland Pharmaceuticals posts $9.8 million revenues for the three months ended June 30, 2009

QRxPharma completes its pilot evaluation study investigating the efficacy of MoxDuo capsules

QRxPharma completes its pilot evaluation study investigating the efficacy of MoxDuo capsules

Study reveals effectiveness of BioElectronics' ActiPatch therapy device for treating heel and foot pain

Study reveals effectiveness of BioElectronics' ActiPatch therapy device for treating heel and foot pain

FDA advisory panel recommends ban of pain medications Vicodin and Percocet

FDA advisory panel recommends ban of pain medications Vicodin and Percocet

Bioelectronics to sponsor clinical study comparing the effects of ActiPatch to Tylenol for the treatment of muscle pain and soreness

Bioelectronics to sponsor clinical study comparing the effects of ActiPatch to Tylenol for the treatment of muscle pain and soreness

Nutra Pharma launches Cobroxin for chronic pain relief

Nutra Pharma launches Cobroxin for chronic pain relief

Wraser purchases Trezix oral capsule product from e5 Pharma

Wraser purchases Trezix oral capsule product from e5 Pharma

Medication safety program on safe prescribing procedures for narcotic drugs launched

Medication safety program on safe prescribing procedures for narcotic drugs launched

Accidental childhood poisonings mostly due to medicines

Accidental childhood poisonings mostly due to medicines

Scientists report new process for producing potentially safer form of acetaminophen

Scientists report new process for producing potentially safer form of acetaminophen

Discovery of genetic marker linked to the risk of acetaminophen-induced liver injury

Discovery of genetic marker linked to the risk of acetaminophen-induced liver injury

New, more effective and less costly method for testing drugs for potential toxicity

New, more effective and less costly method for testing drugs for potential toxicity

Early treatment for hepatitis C offers a good chance of a cure

Early treatment for hepatitis C offers a good chance of a cure

Oxycodone effective against shingles pain

Oxycodone effective against shingles pain

Gleevec reduces risk of cancer returning in patients with life-threatening gastrointestinal stromal tumors

Gleevec reduces risk of cancer returning in patients with life-threatening gastrointestinal stromal tumors

Cherries show promise in osteoarthritis pain relief

Cherries show promise in osteoarthritis pain relief

Clinical practice guidelines for osteoarthritis of the knee

Clinical practice guidelines for osteoarthritis of the knee