Definition of acetaminophen in English:
North American term for paracetamol.
- A. While aspirin may aggravate asthma, it is not clear whether acetaminophen poses a problem.
- Rest, hydration, decongestants, such as pseudoephedrine for comfort, acetaminophen for analgesia and fever.
- If your child does have symptoms after getting the flu shot, put a warm compress on the injection site to ease soreness or swelling, and give acetaminophen or ibuprofen for headache or low-grade fever.
1960s: from para-acetylaminophenol.
Definition of acetaminophen in:
- US English dictionary
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