Translation of acetaminophen in Spanish:

acetaminophen

paracetamol, n.

Pronunciation /əˌsidəˈmɪnəfən/ /əˌsiːtəˈmɪnəfɛn/ /əˌsɛtəˈmɪnəfɛn/

noun

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    paracetamol masculine
    • 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.
    • If you have tension headaches, your doctor may tell you to use more than just a pain reliever like aspirin, acetaminophen, ibuprofen, naproxen, or ketoprofen.
    • Pain and fever may be treated with acetaminophen or ibuprofen.
    • Specific options for care include the use of acetaminophen, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, and spinal manipulation.
    • Other research has shown that steady use of arthritis-strength acetaminophen or aspirin increases the risk of kidney damage.
    • Give acetaminophen to reduce fever and make the child more comfortable.
    • Regular use of drugs like acetaminophen, ibuprofen or naproxen may also pose hazards.
    • These drugs contain a combination of caffeine, aspirin and acetaminophen and are especially known for causing rebound headaches.
    • A common side effect is headache, which usually responds to aspirin or acetaminophen and tends to improve with continued use.
    • Aspirin and acetaminophen relieve cold and flu aches and reduce fever in flu.
    • Other common treatments include plenty of liquids and aspirin or acetaminophen.
    • If your child seems uncomfortable from the fever, ask the doctor if you can give him or her infant's or children's acetaminophen or ibuprofen (Motrin or Advil) to help reduce it.
    • If necessary, acetaminophen (such as Tylenol) or ibuprofen (such as Advil or Motrin) can be used to relieve fever and headache.
    • They're known as inceds, like ibuprofen, naproxen, sold as Aleve, and as well as acetaminophen, or Tylenol.
    • If you have a sore throat, you can treat the pain with acetaminophen, ibuprofen, or naproxen.
    • Standard analgesic therapy with acetaminophen or ibuprofen, careful monitoring of hydration status and aggressive early rehydration therapy are usually sufficient to avoid inpatient admission in most children.
    • Continuous long-term use of acetaminophen and aspirin, ibuprofen, and other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs appears to increase the body's need for folic acid.
    • Call your doctor if your child has a fever for more than 24 hours that doesn't get better with acetaminophen (such as Tylenol, Tempra, or Panedol) or ibuprofen.