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AcetaminophenThis document provides an overview on the uses, safety, and side effects of acetaminophen, an over-the-counter pain reliever.
... Details >National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of HealthAspirin for Reducing Your Risk of Heart Attack and Stroke: KNOW THE FACTS Aspirin has been shown to be helpful when used daily to lower the risk of heart attack, clot-related strokes and other blood flow problems. However, no medicine is completely safe. Talk to your docto... Details >Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, U.S. Food and Drug AdministrationConsumer Education Materials on OTC Medicines This site contains information for consumers on safe and responsible self-medication with over-the-counter (OTC) medicines. Hard copies of these online pamphlets are also made available in single or b... Details >Consumer Healthcare Products AssociationConsumer Information: Safe Use of Over-the-Counter Drug ProductsOver-the-counter (OTC) drugs products are those drugs that are available to consumers without a prescription. There are more than 80 therapeutic categories of OTC drugs, ranging from acne drug product... Details >Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, U.S. Food and Drug AdministrationFDA Informs Public of Nationwide Recall of 500mg Strength Store-Brand Acetaminophen CapletsU.S. Food and Drug Administration has announced that a major manufacturer of generic nonprescription drugs sold to top retailers is recalling 11 million bottles of 500-milligram acetaminophen caplets ... Details >U.S. Food and Drug AdministrationSafeMedication.com (Consumer Website) SafeMedication.com features complete, easy-to-read information on more than 800 drugs. It is based on ASHP's premier, unbiased drug information resources, which are developed independently by pharmaci... Details >American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
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