Acetaminophen

Last Update May 24, 2016
Acetaminophen is a pain relief medication.
Uses: Acetaminophen is approved for Pain and Headaches and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. Read More
Acetaminophen, known also as paracetamol, is the active ingredient in Tylenol and many other brands of painkillers. It is mainly used for pain and fever. Acetaminophen is a very ol...
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Acetaminophen for treating Fever

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Acetaminophen is approved for Fever.

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Fever medications
Acetaminophen
356,379 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Fever, Pain Relief, Migraines, Flu, Cramping, Back Pain, Discomfort, Sore Throat, Teething, Menstrual Cramps
Other names: Tylenol, Calpol, Panadol, Excedrin, Fever Reducer
Method of use: Injection, Oral Drops, Oral Gel, Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.2
Satisfaction
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486,280 discussions
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Other names: Advil, Motrin, Nurofen, Ibu, Midol
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Prescribing mode: OTC
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Tylenol
699,556 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Fever, Teething, Migraines
Other names: Acetaminophen, Excedrin, Tylenol With Codeine, Infant's Tylenol, Tylenol Cold
Method of use: Oral Drops, Pill, Rectal Ointment
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Aspirin
476,764 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Clotting Disorder, Miscarriage*, Blood Clots
Other names: Baby Aspirin, Aspirin Lo Dose, Coated Aspirin, Enteric Coated Aspirin, Bayer Aspirin
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
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Calpol
120,858 discussions
Taken for: Teething, Pain, Fever, Pain Relief, Headaches
Other names: Acetaminophen, Tylenol, Panadol, Fever Reducer, Infant's Tylenol
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.8
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Nurofen
60,284 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Teething, Fever, Headaches, Cough
Other names: Ibuprofen, Advil, Brufen, Motrin, Cuprofen
Prescribing mode: Rx
4.1
Satisfaction
5.0
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Naproxen
57,790 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Swelling, Headaches, RA, Cramping
Other names: Aleve, Naprosyn, Naproxen Sodium, Anaprox, Midol
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.4
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Panadol
103,791 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Teething, Fever, Pain Relief
Other names: Acetaminophen, Tylenol, Calpol, Childrens Panadol, Feverall
Prescribing mode: OTC
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Advil
235,095 discussions
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Other names: Ibuprofen, Motrin, Midol, Nuprin, Advil Cold & Sinus
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
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Lemsip
15,418 discussions
Taken for: Flu, Pain, Headaches, Fever
Other names: Acetaminophen, Panadol, Calpol, Tylenol, Cepacol
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Satisfaction
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Fever medications
Acetaminophen
356,379 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Fever, Pain Relief, Migraines, Flu, Cramping, Back Pain, Discomfort, Sore Throat, Teething, Menstrual Cramps
Other names: Tylenol, Calpol, Panadol, Excedrin, Fever Reducer
Method of use: Injection, Oral Drops, Oral Gel, Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.2
Satisfaction
3.9
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Ibuprofen
486,280 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Swelling, Cramping, Fever
Other names: Advil, Motrin, Nurofen, Ibu, Midol
Method of use: Injection, Oral Gel, Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.9
Satisfaction
3.5
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Tylenol
699,556 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Fever, Teething, Migraines
Other names: Acetaminophen, Excedrin, Tylenol With Codeine, Infant's Tylenol, Tylenol Cold
Method of use: Oral Drops, Pill, Rectal Ointment
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.0
Satisfaction
2.4
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Aspirin
476,764 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Clotting Disorder, Miscarriage*, Blood Clots
Other names: Baby Aspirin, Aspirin Lo Dose, Coated Aspirin, Enteric Coated Aspirin, Bayer Aspirin
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
*Off Label
3.5
Satisfaction
3.9
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Calpol
120,858 discussions
Taken for: Teething, Pain, Fever, Pain Relief, Headaches
Other names: Acetaminophen, Tylenol, Panadol, Fever Reducer, Infant's Tylenol
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.8
Satisfaction
1.8
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Nurofen
60,284 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Teething, Fever, Headaches, Cough
Other names: Ibuprofen, Advil, Brufen, Motrin, Cuprofen
Prescribing mode: Rx
4.1
Satisfaction
5.0
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Naproxen
57,790 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Swelling, Headaches, RA, Cramping
Other names: Aleve, Naprosyn, Naproxen Sodium, Anaprox, Midol
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.4
Satisfaction
1.0
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Panadol
103,791 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Teething, Fever, Pain Relief
Other names: Acetaminophen, Tylenol, Calpol, Childrens Panadol, Feverall
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.2
Satisfaction
2.3
Helpfulness
Advil
235,095 discussions
Taken for: Pain, Headaches, Cramping, Swelling, Fever
Other names: Ibuprofen, Motrin, Midol, Nuprin, Advil Cold & Sinus
Method of use: Pill
Prescribing mode: OTC
3.7
Satisfaction
2.7
Helpfulness
Lemsip
15,418 discussions
Taken for: Flu, Pain, Headaches, Fever
Other names: Acetaminophen, Panadol, Calpol, Tylenol, Cepacol
3.7
Satisfaction
1.0
Helpfulness
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