Monthly Archives: January 2018

Paracetamol, Acetaminophen and Ibuprofen

Which Drug to Use for Fever? TheĀ first lineĀ drug for fever and pain in children is Paracetamol in the United Kingdom and Australasia or Acetaminophen for those in North America. These two drugs are similar in every way other than the name. There has been a study that has shown that combining paracetamol (or acetaminophen as it is known in North America) and ibuprofen in combination is more effective at treating… Read Article →