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What is symptoms of paracetamol addiction?

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Dr. Andrew Ho
Psychiatry 31 years experience
Death: Acetaminophen / paracetamol excessive use will cause liver damage, liver failure, and death. Therefore, liver / hepatitis related symptoms are possible, but by then, it may be too late to save the liver. This is the most dangerous over the counter drug.
Last updated May 3, 2018


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