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Is bioflu same as flugard paracetamol?

Is bioflu same as flugard paracetamol?

BIO FLU -- FLUGARD: No. Bioflu is phenylephrine, chlorphenamine, & paracetamol; Flugard paracetamol, as far as I can tell, is pure paracetamol. In the USA paracetamol is known as acetaminophen. The name Flugard is the name of a person & a company. ...Read more

Dr. Alvin Stein
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What is paracetamol?

What is paracetamol?

They are the same.: From wikipedia: the words Acetaminophen (used in the United States, canada, japan, south korea, hong kong, and iran) and paracetamol (used elsewhere) both come from a chemical name for the compound: para-acetylaminophenol and para-acetylaminophenol. In some contexts, it is simply abbreviated as apap, for acetyl-para-aminophenol. ...Read more

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What is Paracetamol?

What is Paracetamol?

Acetaminophen: Brand name Tylenol

http://www. Webmd. Com/drugs/2/drug-362/acetaminophen-oral/details

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What is paracetamol?

Acetaminophen: What you may know as tylenol, or non Aspirin pain killer; the chemical apap, acetyl-para-aminophenol.
In the United States, canada, hong kong, iran, japan, & south korea it is called acetaminophen, but everywhere else in the world it is known as paracetamol. ...Read more

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Puedo tomar paracetamol?

Puedo tomar paracetamol?

Please resubmit: And use the translation feature. Thanks.

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Is dolfenal a paracetamol?

Is dolfenal a paracetamol?

No, it is not.: Dofenol is not paracetamol, dofenol is non-steroid anti-inflamatory agent. ...Read more

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Information about paracetamol?

Medication question: Paracetamol is another name for acetaminophen. It is a drug used to control fever and in many takes away pain. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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Is 7gm of paracetamol too much?

Is 7gm of paracetamol too much?

Yes, max is 4g/ day: Maxium daily dose for paracetamol is 4gm/day - more than 4gm /day- can cause liver damage. ...Read more

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How much paracetamol is too much?

How much paracetamol is too much?

Paracetamol dose: Healthy adult weighing more than 50 kg can take 1 gram of paracetamol every 6 hourly per day, maximum recommended dosage in a day is 4 grams. Anything more than this would be too much. If someone has health issues maximum recommended dosage might be different for them. ...Read more

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What are neurofen and paracetamol?

Similar: There are 11 variants of nurofen, all of which contain the analgesic Ibuprofen as the active ingredient.
Paracetamol is acetaminophen.
Both are fine for pain, but nurofen will have better anti-inflammatory properties. ...Read more

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How do you treat a paracetamol overdose?

How do you treat a paracetamol overdose?

Let me explain: It is important to remember that, when used at therapeutic levels, paracetamol is usually safe and effective. However taking 4 g per day (or slightly more) for a few days, has been known to result in hepatotoxicity.
The treatment of this condition should be done doctor supervision and may need intensive care admission. ...Read more

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Is ten paracetamol in 24hours dangerous?

Short term no: On a one time or very short term basis this should not cause any problems it is recommended that one not use more than 3000mg Acetaminophen in any given day certainly not a
on a routine basis this could lead to liver or kidney damage. ...Read more

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What to do if I took too many paracetamol?

What to do if I took too many paracetamol?

Poison control/911: Paracetamol = acetaminophen =Tylenol: Exceeding the dosage can be harmful. It depends on quantity and intent. If the intent was too hurt yourself, call 911, This needs emergency treatment. If that is not your intent & you have taken the normal dose more often than suggested call your state's poison control hotline (To find your state's poison control center see http://www. Aapcc. Org/ ...Read more

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Can I combine Paracetamol with Clarithromycinum?

Can I combine Paracetamol with Clarithromycinum?

See your doctor: Be sure to see your doctor as soon as possible to rule out strep throat - don’t self medicate with antibiotics as this can interfere with test and both type of antibiotics, if any, jand duration depends on underlying problem ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of a paracetamol overdose?

Acetominophen OD: Overdose symptoms can include: nausea, vomiting, sweating, coma, metabolic acidosis, right upper abdominal pain, liver failure, kidney failure, difficulty coagulating blood, multiple organ failure & death. ...Read more

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What are the disadvantages of taking paracetamol?

Avoid in bad liver: Avoid in alcoholics, liver diseases & hepatitis.
Paracetamol is superior to nsaids- like ibuprofen, naprosyn, celebrex, (celecoxib) Indocin etc. Which can cause stomach ulcers & bleeding.
Very detrimental to high BP & diabetics.
Paracetamol is tylenol or acetaminophen. ...Read more

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Taking 4000mg paracetamol every 24hrs. Is this bad?

You are maxed out: This is the highest daily recommended dosage, assuming you are in good health and has a good liver. Make sure you eat a well balanced diet, minimize/avoid alcohol and other substances which can affect the liver. Consider consulting doc about your use of this med long term, as there maybe alternatives for you. Good luck. ...Read more

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What long term damage does a paracetamol overdoes do?

Liver damage!: Paracetamol (acetominophen in north america) overdose can cause acute liver failure, and may not be noticed for the first 24 hours. Failure to treat appropriately can lead to liver damage and even death in some untreated cases. If in doubt, see a doctor immediately. ...Read more

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How many paracetamol does it take for someone to die?

How many paracetamol does it take for someone to die?

Liver damage: This is not a good way to attempt suicide. It is more likely to cause liver damage and a problem in one's life possibly worse than they had before. Try to find a solution to the problems already there instead of adding another set. Therapists can be helpful to get through difficult times. It can get better. Give it a try. I hope you succeed at living. ...Read more

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Can you take paracetamol and ibropufen at the same time?

Can you take paracetamol and ibropufen at the same time?

Yes: Paracetamol is known as Acetaminophen here in the states. The main concern is that excess use can damage the liver. Ibuprofen is an NSAID which means you have to worry about your stomach & kidneys (& thus blood pressure). But both can be used together safely. Check out http://www. Drugs. Com/drug_interactions. Php & online. Epocrates. Com to check for other drug-drug interactions. ...Read more

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I am taking 4 to 5 paracetamol daily from 30 days is this harmful?

I am taking 4 to 5 paracetamol daily from 30 days is this harmful?

It might be.: It depends on the dose and what other medications you are taking. Also the amount of alcohol you are drinking.
The total should never be more than 4000 mg or 4 g a day ...Read more