Acetaminophen

Nonopioid Analgesic Combination and Opioid Combinations Provide Similar Analgesic Effects for Acute Extremity Pain

Nonopioid Analgesic Combination and Opioid Combinations Provide Similar Analgesic Effects for Acute Extremity Pain

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Nonopioid analgesic combinations may be noninferior to opioid/acetaminophen combinations for reducing acute extremity pain.

Acetaminophen-Diclofenac Combination Similar to Acetaminophen Monotherapy for Musculoskeletal Pain Relief

Acetaminophen-Diclofenac Combination Similar to Acetaminophen Monotherapy for Musculoskeletal Pain Relief

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Acetaminophen plus diclofenac and diclofenac monotherapy are comparable to acetaminophen alone for pain relief in patients with acute blunt minor musculoskeletal extremity trauma.

Preemptive Analgesia With Acetaminophen Reduces Headaches Associated With Electroconvulsive Therapy

Preemptive Analgesia With Acetaminophen Reduces Headaches Associated With Electroconvulsive Therapy

A significant reduction in the incidence and severity of headaches associated with electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) was observed in patients receiving preemptive analgesia with acetaminophen.

Acetaminophen, Ibuprofen Often Under-Dosed in Children in the ED

Acetaminophen, Ibuprofen Often Under-Dosed in Children in the ED

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Acetaminophen and ibuprofen are frequently under-dosed in children in the emergency department.

Novel Treatment Options for Managing Pain in the Emergency Department

Novel Treatment Options for Managing Pain in the Emergency Department

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Physicians who want to prescribe alternatives for pain management should familiarize themselves with current research.

Acetaminophen During Pregnancy May Increase Risk of ADHD

Acetaminophen During Pregnancy May Increase Risk of ADHD

Children exposed to acetaminophen prenatally are at increased risk of multiple behavioral difficulties.

Extended-Release Oxycodone/Acetaminophen: Overview of a Novel Opioid

Extended-Release Oxycodone/Acetaminophen: Overview of a Novel Opioid

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CPA reports on a new analgesic formulation designed to provide both immediate and prolonged analgesia for up to 12 hours in patients with acute pain.

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