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Paracetamol Overuse During Cold and Flu Season

Paracetamol Overuse During Cold and Flu Season

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During the cold and flu season, the use and over-dosing of paracetamol is common, and may partially be driven by higher use of over-the-counter combination medications for the treatment of upper respiratory cold/flu symptoms.

Pain Treatment in Nursing Home Residents May Improve Sleep

Pain Treatment in Nursing Home Residents May Improve Sleep

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A stepwise pain treatment may improve sleep in nursing home patients with dementia and depression.

Paracetamol Superior to Placebo for Osteoarthritis Knee Pain

Paracetamol Superior to Placebo for Osteoarthritis Knee Pain

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Extended-release paracetamol may have a greater analgesic effect than placebo in patients with osteoarthritic knee pain.

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.

Scheduled Oral Analgesia for Superior Pain Control in Postcesarean Women

Scheduled Oral Analgesia for Superior Pain Control in Postcesarean Women

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Prescheduled pain management strategies after cesarean delivery are superior to receiving medications on-demand.

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