A-S Medication Solutions Issues Voluntary Nationwide Recall of Acetaminophen Extra Strength Tablets Contained in Health Essentials Kits Due to Mislabeling
Libertyville, IL, A-S Medication Solutions, LLM (ASM) is voluntarily recalling 198,350 bottles of Acetaminophen Extra Strength 500 mg Tablets, 100 ct. bottles (NDC# 50090-5350-0) contained in Health Essentials Kits distributed by Humana to its members. See the photo below. This recall is being con (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - April 2, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Comment on "Effects of acetaminophen on risk taking" - Ross JA, Holstege CP.
The article by Keaveney et al. entitled "Effects of acetaminophen on risk taking" was published in July of 2020 and concluded that using acetaminophen increased risk taking behaviors, potentially by reducing perceived risk. We believe there is not enough d... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

What is a Lipschultz Ulcer?
Discussion Acute genital ulcers (AGU) are much less common in sexually-naive women than sexually experienced or active women. The differential diagnosis of AGU is large. For sexually active women Herpes simplex virus is the most common cause. Sexually transmitted infections are also included in this differential. In addition to the pain, AGUs can cause distress for the patient and family as possible sexual abuse must be considered. The differential diagnosis of AGU in non-sexually active women includes: Aphthosis Lipschutz ulcer Idiopathic Autoimmune or inflammatory diseases Behcet disease Bullous pemphigoid Inflammato...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - February 8, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Toxicology Rounds: Should Fomepizole be Used to Treat Severe Acetaminophen Toxicity?
No abstract available (Source: Emergency Medicine News)
Source: Emergency Medicine News - February 1, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Toxicology Rounds Source Type: news

Surgery Patients Just as Satisfied With Opioid-Sparing Pain Treatment Surgery Patients Just as Satisfied With Opioid-Sparing Pain Treatment
Patients who received preoperative counseling along with prescriptions for acetaminophen, ibuprofen and a small number of opioid pills for the week following surgery reported less pain and similar satisfaction to those who received typical opioid prescriptions, a new study finds.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - January 29, 2021 Category: Surgery Tags: General Surgery News Source Type: news

Getting the COVID-19 vaccine? Don ’t take over-the-counter pain relievers beforehand, experts say
Getting the COVID-19 vaccine? Avoid taking ibuprofen or acetaminophen beforehand, say experts who have expressed concerns that these... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Doctor says taking Tylenol or Advil before getting a vaccine will DULL the effectiveness of the shot
Infectious disease specialists say taking acetaminophen or ibuprofen to prevent coronavirus vaccine side effects may prevent the immune system from producing antibodies. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

DARZALEX FASPRO ® (daratumumab and hyaluronidase-fihj) Becomes the First FDA-Approved Treatment for Patients with Newly Diagnosed Light Chain (AL) Amyloidosis
January 15, 2021 (HORSHAM, Pa.) – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval of DARZALEX FASPRO® (daratumumab and hyaluronidase-fihj), a subcutaneous formulation of daratumumab, in combination with bortezomib, cyclophosphamide and dexamethasone (D-VCd) for the treatment of adult patients with newly diagnosed light chain (AL) amyloidosis.[1] DARZALEX FASPRO® is the first and only FDA-approved treatment for patients with this blood cell disorder that is associated with the production of an abnormal protein, which leads to th...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - January 16, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Our Company Source Type: news

Intentional death caused by the overdose of nonprescription drugs: an autopsy case of acetaminophen poisoning - Kim M, Lee SD, Kim MY.
Acetaminophen or paracetamol (N-acetyl-para-aminophenol [APAP]) is a safe and effective antipyretic and analgesic drug and is a representative nonprescription drug. However, APAP is one of the most common nonprescription drugs used for intentional overdose... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 4, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Pregnant Women Should Be Offered COVID-19 Vaccine, Experts Agree Pregnant Women Should Be Offered COVID-19 Vaccine, Experts Agree
' Pregnant women who experience fever following vaccination should be counseled to take acetaminophen,'the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists advises.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines)
Source: Medscape Infectious Diseases Headlines - December 17, 2020 Category: Infectious Diseases Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Senate Report: The Opioid Industry Has Paid Advocacy Groups $65 Million
A bipartisan congressional investigation released Wednesday found that key players in the nation’s opioid industry have spent $65 million since 1997 funding nonprofits that advocate treating pain with medications, a strategy intended to boost the sale of prescription painkillers. The report from Sens. Chuck Grassley of Iowa and Ron Wyden of Oregon found the contributions continued in recent years, even as the industry’s practices and the toll of opioid addiction came under greater scrutiny. The senators, the top Republican and Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee, are considering legislation to expand an ex...
Source: TIME: Health - December 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: GEOFF MULVIHILL / AP Tags: Uncategorized Drugs overnight wire Source Type: news

The clinical value of routine acetaminophen level screening in pediatric patients presenting to the emergency department - Shklovsky-Kordi A, Gelernter R, Berkovitch M, Dagan Z, Kozer E.
BACKGROUND: Acetaminophen is the most common drug involved in pediatric poisonings, both intentionally and accidentally, and is the leading cause of acute liver failure among all age groups. OBJECTIVES: To define the characteristics of patients admitte... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

What is a laceration?
It's human nature to avoid contact with sharp objects because we know they can cause us an ordeal of pain, bleeding and scars. However, when accidents happen, you may be left caring for a laceration wound. Here's your quick guide to laceration treatment and prevention: Lacerations are open wounds caused by sharp objects. What are lacerations? This type of open wound occurs when a sharp object cuts or tears the skin. According to Healthline, laceration wounds are often the result of accidents with knives, tools or machinery. Extensive bleeding is possible, especially with deep lacerations. How do you treat a lacer...
Source: Advanced Tissue - November 23, 2020 Category: Dermatology Authors: AdvancedTissue Tags: Wound Care Source Type: news

Ibuprofen vs. Acetaminophen for Pain and Fever in Infants
Both drugs appear to be effective for relief of fever and pain in children under 2, though ibuprofen may offer some marginal benefits. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - November 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Nicholas Bakalar Tags: Ibuprofen (Drug) acetaminophen Babies and Infants Fever Tylenol (Drug) Research JAMA Network Open Source Type: news

Janssen Headlines American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting With More Than 35 Presentations Highlighting Deep, Diverse Oncology Pipeline and Portfolio
RARITAN, N.J., November 5, 2020 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today more than 35 company-sponsored studies, including 10 oral presentations, will be featured at the 62nd American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting and Exposition taking place virtually December 5-8, 2020.In multiple myeloma, highlights include Phase 1b/2 results for the B-cell maturation antigen (BCMA)-targeted chimeric antigen receptor T-cell (CAR-T) therapy ciltacabtagene autoleucel (cilta-cel); new and updated data for the anti-CD38 monoclonal antibody DARZALEX® (daratumumab) and the subcutane...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - November 5, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

National poison center calls before vs after availability of high-dose acetaminophen (paracetamol) tablets in Switzerland - Martinez-De la Torre A, Weiler S, Br äm DS, Allemann SS, Kupferschmidt H, Burden AM.
Importance: Acetaminophen (paracetamol) is among the most widely used pain medications worldwide; while safe within the therapeutic range, intake exceeding 4000 mg/d can lead to hepatotoxicity. Prior evidence suggests that limiting the availability of larg... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Tylenol Or Motrin For Children? New Study Suggests One Is Better Than The Other
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Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - November 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Healthwatch Seen On WBZ-TV Syndicated CBSN Boston Syndicated Local Dr. Mallika Marshall Source Type: news

Current state of drug analysis in Japanese emergency departments: a nationwide survey - Otani N, Hifumi T, Kitamoto T, Kobayashi K, Nakaya N, Tomioka J.
AIM: In 1999, the Japanese Society for Clinical Toxicology proposed 15 toxicants that would be useful for analysis: methanol, barbiturates, benzodiazepines, bromovalerylurea, tricyclic acid, acetaminophen, salicylic acid, theophylline, organic phosphorus p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

What Causes Joint Pain?
DiscussionMusculoskeletal problems are common problems in pediatric practice with up to 15% of acute care visits being for this problem. Joint pain is a common concern for families but the differential diagnosis is extensive and needs thoughtful consideration. History is a key to discerning the potential diagnosis but also in guiding the physical examination and laboratory examination. Family history especially for systemic diseases should be considered. On physical examination all joints should be examined include sacroiliac and temporomandibular joints. Is this arthritis or arthralgia? Distinction between inflammatory...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - October 26, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

President Trump ’s COVID-19 Treatment Is Already Unique. Here’s What Doctors May Do Next
Just a few hours after revealing that he tested positive for COVID-19, U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday was helicoptered to Walter Reed Army Hospital, where he will be hospitalized for at least a few days “out of an abundance of caution,” the White House says; the First Lady, Melania Trump, has also tested positive. How the President of the United States is treated for COVID-19 will likely be very different from how the 7 million-plus other Americans who have contracted the disease were taken care of, at least in some ways. To start, before Trump was hospitalized, his physician Sean Conley revealed that th...
Source: TIME: Health - October 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 UnitedWeRise20Disaster Source Type: news

Trump Hospitalized With Coronavirus – Dr. Mallika Marshall Looks Ahead
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Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - October 2, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Covid-19 Boston, MA Health Healthcare Status Seen On WBZ-TV Syndicated Local Coronavirus Dr. Mallika Marshall President Trump Coronavirus Source Type: news

Information by Drug Class
FDA provides consumers and industry with safety, regulatory and availability information for various drugs by drug class. From A to Z. Topics include: acetaminophen, estrogen, insulin, opioids, statins, and weight-loss drugs. (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - September 22, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Strides Pharma Science arm gets USFDA nod for tension headache tablets
Strides Pharma Global Pte Ltd, Singapore, has received approval for Butalbital, Acetaminophen, and Caffeine tablets USP in the strengths of 50 mg/325 mg/40 mg from the United States Food and Drug Administration (USFDA), Strides Pharma Science said in a regulatory filing. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - September 21, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

A Popular Pain Reliever Can Alter Risk Perception
Past research has shown that Tylenol's active ingredient, acetaminophen, can sway emotions, and in some cases, relieve hurt feelings. A new study shows that it might subtly nudge people to take risks. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - September 15, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jackie Rocheleau, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Science /science Source Type: news

Effects of acetaminophen on risk taking - Keaveney A, Peters E, Way B.
Acetaminophen, an analgesic and antipyretic available over-the-counter and used in over 600 medicines, is one of the most consumed drugs in the USA. Recent research has suggested that acetaminophen's effects extend to the blunting of negative as well as po... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 8, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

A pain reliever that alters perceptions of risk
(Ohio State University) While acetaminophen is helping you deal with your headache, it may also be making you more willing to take risks, a new study suggests.People who took acetaminophen rated activities like " bungee jumping off a tall bridge " and " speaking your mind about an unpopular issue in a meeting at work " as less risky than people who took a placebo, researchers found. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - September 8, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

What Is In A Ketogenic Diet?
Discussion Epilepsy is a common problem for the general pediatrician. Its incidence is estimated at 41-87/100,000 children. While many children are controlled with medication, it is also estimated that up to 1/3 will develop drug-resistant epilepsy. Some children may have an identifiable seizure focus that may be amenable to surgery, but many others do not. One option for potential control is a ketogenic diet (KD). Indications for KD usually are for drug-resistant epilepsy including partial and complex seizure patterns as well as some metabolic disorders such as glucose transport 1 deficiency syndrome. It has also found ...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - September 7, 2020 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Acetaminophen Use Linked to False-Positive Test for Chronic Granulomatous Disease Acetaminophen Use Linked to False-Positive Test for Chronic Granulomatous Disease
Recent acetaminophen use can lead to a false positive result on the dihydrorhodamine test, new findings show.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - August 5, 2020 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Allergy & Clinical Immunology News Source Type: news

Current etiological comprehension and therapeutic targets of acetaminophen-induced hepatotoxicity - Chowdhury A, Jahan N, Adelusi Temitope I, Wang S.
Acetaminophen (APAP) is the most popular mild analgesic and antipyretic drug used worldwide. APAP overdose leads to drug-induced hepatotoxicity and can cause hepatic failure if treatment delayed. It is adequately comprehended that the metabolism of high-do... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Another Voice: The Proposition 65 headache
No one likes headaches. They are painful and uncomfortable, and even though we do everything we can to stop one with water, food or relaxation, sometimes these just don ’t solve it. Like many others, I sometimes take acetaminophen, better known as Tylenol, to help. For decades, it has been a trustworthy staple in everyone’s medicine cabinet, and I recommend it regularly to many of my patients in the emergency department. Right now though, acetaminophen is o n the track to be misleadingly classified… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - July 31, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Dr. Adam Dougherty Source Type: news

Increase Found in Suicide - Related Exposure Rates to OTC Analgesics
Acetaminophen, acetylsalicylic acid accounted for 48.0, 18.5 percent of cases; 64.5, 32.6 percent of deaths (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - July 28, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Late diagnosis of paracetamol poisoning is always lethal in young adult - Naz S, Fatima S, Aamir M.
Acetaminophen has a remarkable safety profile when prescribed in proper therapeutic doses, but hepatotoxicity can occur when misused or after an overdose. The principal toxic metabolite of acetaminophen is N-acetyl-p-benzoquinone imine (NAPQI). Toxicity sh... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

Liver injury induced by paracetamol and challenges associated with intentional and unintentional use - Rotundo L, Pyrsopoulos N.
Drug induced liver injury (DILI) is a common cause of acute liver injury. Paracetamol, also known as acetaminophen, is a widely used anti-pyretic that has long been established to cause liver toxicity once above therapeutic levels. Hepatotoxicity from para... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Zydus Cadila gets final approval from USFDA to market generic tension headache tablets
The company has received final approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) to market Butalbital, Acetaminophen and Caffeine tablets in strengths of 50mg/325mg/40 mg, Zydus Cadila said in a statement. The drug will be manufactured at Nesher Pharma's manufacturing facility at St. Louis in the US, it added. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - July 17, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Acetaminophen Beats Fentanyl in STEMI Acetaminophen Beats Fentanyl in STEMI
Acetaminophen during and after PCI in the ON-TIME 3 trial relieved pain as well as fentanyl but didn't depress ticagrelor blood levels.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Cardiology Headlines - July 15, 2020 Category: Cardiology Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Subcutaneous Daratumumab Combination Resulted in Deep and Rapid Hematologic Responses and Improved Clinical Outcomes in the Treatment of Patients with Newly Diagnosed Light Chain (AL) Amyloidosis
RARITAN, NJ, June 13, 2020 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced today results from the first randomized Phase 3 study investigating subcutaneous daratumumab[i] in the treatment of patients with newly diagnosed light chain (AL) amyloidosis, a rare and potentially fatal disease.[1],[2] The data demonstrated subcutaneous daratumumab in combination with cyclophosphamide, bortezomib, and dexamethasone (D-CyBorD) resulted in a higher hematologic complete response rate (CR), (53 percent vs. 18 percent [P
Source: Johnson and Johnson - June 15, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Season Interrupted: Norco's Taylor Shorter has improved by leaps and bounds
Former gymnast Taylor Shorter turned to hurdles at Norco and admits she had no idea what she was doing when she first started. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - June 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Eric Sondheimer Source Type: news

Stocks of paracetamol products stored in urban New Zealand households: a cross-sectional study - Kumpula EK, Norris P, Pomerleau AC.
BACKGROUND: Intentional self-harm is a common cause of hospital presentations in New Zealand and across the world, and self-poisoning is the most common method of self-harm. Paracetamol (acetaminophen) is frequently used in impulsive intentional overdoses,... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

First California prison officer dies after contracting coronavirus
Danny Mendoza, the first California prison officer to die after contracting coronavirus, worked at the California Rehabilitation Center in Norco. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - June 1, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Luke Money Source Type: news

How Remdesivir Moved From Back Shelf to Best Hope for Treating COVID-19
This study showed that a five-day regimen is as effective as 10 days–that’s important, doctors say, since it could mean shorter stays in the hospital, which could alleviate some of the burden on the health care system. “Of course we will have to wait for the final review of all the data, but it would be very nice to have an anti-viral that’s efficacious in this terrible illness,” says Dr. Aruna Subramanian, a clinical professor of medicine at Stanford and an investigator on the study. “At least we know that we can help patients with this, and that’s really the bottom line.” T...
Source: TIME: Health - May 21, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 feature Magazine Source Type: news

The county said yes. The state said no. A pancake house opens anyway
The Original Pancake House in Norco has seen a surge in business since reopening its dining room last week. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - May 20, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Garrett Snyder Source Type: news

The county said yes. The state said no. A pancake house opens up anyway
The Original Pancake House in Norco has seen a surge in business since reopening its dining room last week. (Source: L.A. Times - Health)
Source: L.A. Times - Health - May 20, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Garrett Snyder Source Type: news

Acetaminophen poisoning: reclaiming the definition of recovery - DiSalvo PC, Chiang WK, Wang JJ.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The Role of Circulating Cell-Free Hemoglobin in Sepsis-Associated Acute Kidney Injury
Summary: Sepsis is a heterogeneous clinical syndrome that is complicated commonly by acute kidney injury (sepsis-AKI). Currently, no approved pharmacologic therapies exist to either prevent sepsis-AKI or to treat sepsis-AKI once it occurs. A growing body of evidence supports a connection between red blood cell biology and sepsis-AKI. Increased levels of circulating cell-free hemoglobin (CFH) released from red blood cells during hemolysis are common during sepsis and can contribute to sepsis-AKI through several mechanisms including tubular obstruction, nitric oxide depletion, oxidative injury, and proinflammatory signaling....
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - May 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

I Thought I Could Handle Anything. Then My Husband Got Sick
When my husband began to show symptoms of COVID-19, about a week after we found out one of his coworkers on a building site in New York City had a positive test, I wasn’t particularly worried. He’s a middle-aged, athletic, healthy guy. Our kids live elsewhere. We would just hunker down for a few days and get through it together. After all, the pandemic has forced many people to do work that they have traditionally outsourced. Families are homeschooling, cleaning their own homes, cooking more meals, doing their own home repairs. Even if nobody in their home has fallen ill, people have had to behave more like hea...
Source: TIME: Health - April 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Belinda Luscombe Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

9 Things That Helped Me Get Through My Mild COVID-19 Infection
It was 3 a.m. and I was lying in bed listening to ambulance sirens. Nighttime is usually quiet in my Brooklyn neighborhood, but not in recent weeks. Wrapped like a burrito in my heavy comforter with another blanket draped over me, I was still cold. The thermometer hadn’t strayed from 101.2° Fahrenheit since 11 p.m., which was when I arranged myself in bed in this position, staying very still. My head was throbbing as if I were suspended upside down in the air, and my chest was heavy. It felt like something could explode internally if I breathed in too deeply. Also, I was alone. That’s usually not a prob...
Source: TIME: Health - April 23, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jessica Firger Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 Source Type: news

Penn. rad convicted in opioid scheme may get early release
A Pennsylvania radiologist who is serving prison time for writing illegal opioid...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Pittsburgh rad gets 2-year prison sentence in opioid case 2nd Pittsburgh rad pleads guilty in Vicodin case Pittsburgh radiologist pleads guilty in opioid case Pittsburgh radiologist charged in opioid case (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - April 20, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Recommended Warning for Over-the-Counter Acetaminophen-Containing Drug Products and Labeling Statements Regarding Serious Skin Reactions
Compliance; Over-the-Counter (Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New)
Source: FDA Center for Drug Evaluation and Research - What's New - April 15, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: FDA Source Type: news

Granules India gets USFDA approval for Butalbital, Acetaminophen, Caffeine capsules
​Butalbital, Acetaminophen and Caffeine Capsules are used to treat tension headaches. ​Butalbital, Acetaminophen and Caffeine Capsules USP, 50 mg/300 mg/40 mg had US sales of approximately 42 million dollar MAT for the most recent twelve months ending in February, 2020 according to IQVIA Health. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - April 8, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Pandemic-linked Tylenol shortages popping up in some places
Its main ingredient, acetaminophen, has come to be seen as safer than medications containing ibuprofen to treat fever, a frequent symptom of the new coronavirus. (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - April 7, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news