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Is it true that acetaminophen has been linked to respiratory disease and lung function capacity reduction?

2 doctors weighed in
Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management

In brief: Yes

Several studies have shown evidence that use of Acetaminophen is associated with an increased risk of asthma and copd, and with decreased lung function.

In brief: Yes

Several studies have shown evidence that use of Acetaminophen is associated with an increased risk of asthma and copd, and with decreased lung function.
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Dr. Clifford Marks
Dentistry

In brief: No

Taken in normal dosage, Acetaminophen is extremely safe.
In fact, it is one of the few analgesics used with pregnant women.

In brief: No

Taken in normal dosage, Acetaminophen is extremely safe.
In fact, it is one of the few analgesics used with pregnant women.
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