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Does taking paracetamol affect blood sugar? I am diabetic.

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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Pediatrics - Endocrinology
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In brief: It shouldn't

Acetomenophen (tylenol) does not significantly impact blood sugar in patients with diabetes.

In brief: It shouldn't

Acetomenophen (tylenol) does not significantly impact blood sugar in patients with diabetes.
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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In brief: No

Paracetamol (acetaminophen) is a pain reliever and a fever reducer. The exact mechanism of action of is not known.
Paracetamol is used to treat many conditions such as headache, muscle aches, arthritis, backache, toothaches, colds, and fevers. It relieves pain in mild arthritis but has no effect on the underlying inflammation and swelling of the joint.

In brief: No

Paracetamol (acetaminophen) is a pain reliever and a fever reducer. The exact mechanism of action of is not known.
Paracetamol is used to treat many conditions such as headache, muscle aches, arthritis, backache, toothaches, colds, and fevers. It relieves pain in mild arthritis but has no effect on the underlying inflammation and swelling of the joint.
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