Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Paracetamol -Uses-How to Take -Side Effects-Storage

Paracetamol (acetaminophen) is used to temporarily relieve fever and a variety of mild aches and pains such as muscle ache, headache, toothache, arthritis and backache.

Paracetamol may also marketed as:

  • Generic paracetamol 
  • Aceteminophen 
  • Tylenol 
  • Aspirin


Paracetamol is commonly used to temporaily reliever fever, relief of pain and colds and flu symptoms. it is also used for :-
  • Muscle aches
  • Toothache
  • Backache
  • Arthritis(including osteoarthritis
  • Cold and flu
  •  Headaches
  • Muscle Pain

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How to Take 

For Adults- 1 gram (1000 mg) each dose and do not exceed more than 4 grams (4000 mg) daily.
For Children-  Use for children always consult with family doctor otherwise take a advise from trusted healthcare professional.

What happens if you drink alcohol after taking Paracetamol

Can i take paracetamol when i am pregnant

  • Always read the ingredients before taking this or any medication.
  • Before taking Paracetamol or any other painkiller medicine  consult your doctor if you pregnant, or breastfeeding or nearly plan on becoming pregnant or if you have a history of any medical condition.

Side Effects

Always read the Label Warning before taking this or if you experience any of following side-effect like allergic reaction,hives,shortness of breath swelling on the lips tongue, throat, face and eyes 
loss of appetite, stomach pain,low blood pressure, fastest heart beat, Stop taking paracetamol and seek immediate medical attention or consult with authorized doctor without any delay.


Read intructions on label for storage or keep in a cool ,dry place, away from heat and moisture.

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