Category: Over the Counter Drugs
Generic Name: Acetaminophen (Paracetamol)
Acetaminophen (also known as paracetamol) is one of the most commonly used analgesics (pain relievers) in Western medicine. Widely available either by itself or in cold and flu remedies, it is used to relieve aches and pains on an as-needed basis.
|Purpose||Patients||Patients with evaluations||Perceived Effectiveness|
- Can't tell
|2,600 mg daily||1|
|Did not seem to work||1|
|2 years or more||0|