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Paracetamol is a drug that reduces pain and fever (but not inflammation). It belongs to the family of drugs called analgesics.
Continued Paracetamol exposure during pregnancy linked to ADHD in offspring

Continued Paracetamol exposure during pregnancy linked to ADHD in offspring

Experts advise new measures to combat antimicrobial resistance

Experts advise new measures to combat antimicrobial resistance

Children with respiratory tract infections have increased risk for asthma, worse lung function in later life

Children with respiratory tract infections have increased risk for asthma, worse lung function in later life

Long-term use of anti-inflammatory drugs can slow muscle growth in young people

Long-term use of anti-inflammatory drugs can slow muscle growth in young people

Prenatal exposure to pain-relieving drug can impair development of male behavior

Prenatal exposure to pain-relieving drug can impair development of male behavior

Could artificial intelligence create virtual GPs?

Could artificial intelligence create virtual GPs?

Researchers design first light-activated drug for treatment of pain

Researchers design first light-activated drug for treatment of pain

Older people with back pain have 13% increased risk of dying from any cause, study finds

Older people with back pain have 13% increased risk of dying from any cause, study finds

Common drugs for treating back pain provide little benefit, research reveals

Common drugs for treating back pain provide little benefit, research reveals

Scientists shed new light on how common painkiller causes liver damage

Scientists shed new light on how common painkiller causes liver damage

Leaf-shaped prototype reactor could act as 'mini-factory' for drugs

Leaf-shaped prototype reactor could act as 'mini-factory' for drugs

Researchers find differences in use of prescription analgesics between people with and without Alzheimer’s disease

Researchers find differences in use of prescription analgesics between people with and without Alzheimer’s disease

Finding reliable health information online: an interview with Dr Andrew Boyden

Finding reliable health information online: an interview with Dr Andrew Boyden

Paracetamol use during pregnancy linked to hyperactivity, autism spectrum symptoms in children

Paracetamol use during pregnancy linked to hyperactivity, autism spectrum symptoms in children

NMR-based metabolomics: an interview with Prof. Claudio Luchinat

NMR-based metabolomics: an interview with Prof. Claudio Luchinat

New research explores women’s perspective about medication use during pregnancy

New research explores women’s perspective about medication use during pregnancy

Patients undergoing breast cancer surgery with non-opiate anaesthesia may need less painkillers

Patients undergoing breast cancer surgery with non-opiate anaesthesia may need less painkillers

NMS 2016: Researchers highlight knowledge gaps related to children's paracetamol products

NMS 2016: Researchers highlight knowledge gaps related to children's paracetamol products

New research looks at conversations that take place among selected parenting groups on Facebook

New research looks at conversations that take place among selected parenting groups on Facebook

Simple tips to reduce pain from sunburn

Simple tips to reduce pain from sunburn