Health knowledge made personal
WellPage for Acetaminophen Compared To Ibuprofen
+ Bookmark › Share
Search posts:

Acetaminophen Compared To Ibuprofen - Articles

Acetaminophen use and Autism. by Nestor L. Doctor of Philosophy Posted Fri 03 Oct 2008 11:31am A review of: Schultz, S.T., Klonoff-Cohen, H.S., Wingard, D.L., Akshoomoff, N.A., Macera, C.A., Ming Ji, . (2008). Acetaminophen (paracetamol) use, measles-mumps-rubella vaccination, and autistic disorder: The results of a parent survey. Autism, 12 (3), 293-307. DOI: 10.1177/1362361307089518 A study in the latest issue of the journal Autism ex ... Read on »
Alternating Acetaminophen and Ibuprofen in Children: Unsafe? by Poh Tin Tan Posted Wed 30 Mar 2011 11:36pm From Medscape Pharmacists > Ask the Experts Jessica Stovel, RPh Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Western Ontario; Pediatric Clinical Pharmacist, London Health Sciences Center, London, Ontario, Canada Is the alternating of acetaminophen and ibuprofen appropriate ... Read on »
Ibuprofen Bests Acetaminophen/Codeine for Pediatric Arm Fracture Pain by Poh Tin Tan Posted Mon 26 Oct 2009 11:04pm Anthony J. Brown, MD Désirée Lie, MD, MSEd Ann Emerg Med. 2009;54:553-560. Abstract Reuters Health Information 2009. © 2009 Reuters Ltd. Clinical Context Children with simple fractures require adequate pain relief after discharge from the emergency department (ED). Although ibuprofen potentially provides similar pain relief as ... Read on »
Best Evidence Review: Ibuprofen or Acetaminophen With Codeine -- Which Is Better for Acute Pain in Children? by Poh Tin Tan Posted Tue 23 Feb 2010 12:00am From Medscape Family Medicine > Best Evidence Review Charles P. Vega, MD Clinical Pearls Forearm fracture is most common among children between the ages of 10 and 14, and there is evidence that the prevalence of pediatric forearm fracture is increasing. Many children do not receive adequate analgesia in the acute care setting. Adverse ... Read on »
Paracetamol (acetaminophen ... by John R. Posted Sat 14 Aug 2010 12:44am Paracetamol (acetaminophen) taking doubles asthma risk for teenagers, study finds I am pleased to see an admission towards the end of the article that there is no proof that paracetamol CAUSES asthma. The association reported is in fact completely unsurprising. Once again you have to ask WHY people do things. People who take more painki ... Read on »
Preventing Acetaminophen Toxicity In The Elderly by Brian Wolstenholme Doctor of Pharmacy Posted Sat 04 Jul 2009 10:59pm From Geriatrics Pharmacy Intern: Seth Rana, PharmD (c) Palm Beach Atlantic University College of Pharmacy Acetaminophen is a commonly used over-the-counter (OTC) medication popularly known as Tylenol. According to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), acetaminophen has been a primary cause of 56,000 emergency room visits each year for liv ... Read on »
Acetaminophen (paracetamol) use, measles-mumps-rubella vaccination, and autistic disorder by Cheryl Patient Expert Posted Fri 03 Jul 2009 2:07pm The results of a parent survey Stephen T. Schultz University of California San Diego, and San Diego State University, USA,, Hillary S. Klonoff-Cohen University of California San Diego, USA Deborah L. Wingard University of California San Diego, USA Natacha A. Akshoomoff Univers ... Read on »
FDA Drug Safety Communication: FDA warns of rare but serious skin reactions with the pain reliever/fever reducer acetaminophen by FDA Posted Thu 01 Aug 2013 3:04pm View and print full Drug Safety Communication (PDF - 130KB) Safety Announcement [8-1-2013]  The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is informing the public that acetaminophen has been associated with a risk of rare but serious skin reactions.  These skin reactions, known as Stevens-Johnso ... Read on »
Common Painkiller Acetaminophen Linked to Asthma. by Stephen Tvedten Patient Expert Posted Wed 10 Mar 2010 12:00am Common Painkiller Acetaminophen Linked to Asthma The common painkiller acetaminophen may increase the risk of asthma and other allergies in both children and adults, according to a study conducted by researchers from the University of British Columbia-Vancouver and published in the ... Read on »
Acetaminophen use by young teenagers increases asthma, eczema risk by Dr. John Z. Medical Doctor Posted Sat 14 Aug 2010 12:00am New evidence linking the use of acetaminophen (Tylenol is one brand) to development of asthma and eczema suggests that even monthly use of the drug in adolescents may more than double risk of asthma in adolescents compared to those who used non ... Read on »