paracetamol

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par·a·cet·a·mol

 (păr′ə-sē′tə-môl′, -môl′)

paracetamol

(ˌpærəˈsiːtəˌmɒl; -ˈsɛtə-)
n
(Pharmacology) a mild analgesic and antipyretic drug used as an alternative to aspirin. US name: acetaminophen
[C20: from para-acetamidophenol]
Translations

paracetamol

[pærəˈsiːtəmɒl] Nparacetamol m

paracetamol

[ˌpærəˈsiːtəmɒl] n (British)paracétamol m

paracetamol

paracetamol

n paracetamol m, acetaminofén m, acetaminofeno
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drug overdose such as acetominophen, or poisoning with hallucinogenic mushrooms such as amanita), or acute fatty liver during pregnancy.
With its superior drug safety profile at lower doses, acetominophen is often recommended as a first-line agent for back and osteoarthritis pain.
Jigarjian, 57, of 1 Einhorn Road, Worcester, charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, sentenced to one year in the House of Correction, suspended for one year, ordered to remain drug free and to submit to random drug tests, $50 victim witness fee; possession of hydrocodone with acetominophen with intent to distribute and drug violation near a school or park, dismissed.
Take a mild analgesic such as acetominophen or ibuprofen before retiring to ease osteoarthritic discomfort, should that be causing the problem.