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Paracetamol is also called as acetaminophen which is prescribed to reduce the increased body temperature or fever, headache, toothache, osteoarthritis, low back pain, patent ductus arteriosus, and postoperative pain.
Paracetamol is popularly available as Tylenol, Panadol, Calpol, Crocin, Ultragin, Fevastin, Pyrexon, Dolo, and Pyrigesic.
Paracetamol is highly safe in recommended doses to use in infants, children, adolescents, elderly, and pregnant women.
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