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30 min ago | Mother Jones

For Lower Back Pain, You Can Skip the Tylenol

About two-thirds of adults have lower back pain at some point in their lives, and most are told to take acetaminophen, sold under brand names like Tylenol, Anacin and Panadol.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain, Back Pain, Johnson & Johnson, Biotech, Johnson and Johnson, Johnson and Johnson Merck Consumer Pharmaceuticals, Healthcare Industry

4 hrs ago | Live Science

Acetaminophen Doesn't Reduce Lower-Back Pain, Study Suggests

Acetaminophen, the drug found in Tylenol, works no better than a dummy pill at reducing lower-back pain in some people, nor does it help these patients get better any faster, a new study finds.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain, Back Pain

5 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

Bad back? Acetaminophen may not work, try exercise

Acetaminophen, sold as Tylenol and Paracetamol, among other names, is recommended in numerous guidelines for back pain, mainly because it has few side effects; past studies have shown it works for other types of pain.


Related Topix: Health, Pain, Back Pain

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Laughing Squid

Scientists Try to Understand Why Tylenol is So Effective for Treating Pain

Scientists, like many other, people know that acetaminophen is a very effective pain-killer, but they don't understand why.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain

Mon Jul 21, 2014

WILX-TV Lansing

What's Going Around

Usually, sinuses are filled with air. When they get blocked and filled with fluid, which can even happen when diving into the swimming pool, germs can grow and cause an infection.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain

WIZM-AM La Crosse

Hand, Foot And Mouth Season

Reports of hand, foot and mouth disease have surfaced in La Crosse County children.


Related Topix: La Crosse County, WI, Medicine, Advil, Motrin, Nuprin, Ibuprofen (generic), Health, Pain

The WSU Signpost

Reasons behind medicinal overdoses

No parent wants to spend sleepless nights in a hospital watching their child lie in bed, suffering or unresponsive - so why would some parents intentionally over-drug their kids? Many kids are overdosed on acetaminophen painkillers, more commonly known as Tylenol.


Related Topix: Family, Kids

Sat Jul 19, 2014


Non steroidal anti inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs),risks?

There are presently two common OTC, non narcotic forms of pain medications, acetaminophen-based which includes drugs like Tylenol, and NSAIDs , ibuprofen-based, which includes drugs like Advil, Motrin, and Aspirin.


Related Topix: Medicine, Advil, Motrin, Nuprin, Ibuprofen (generic), Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer, Indomethacin (generic), Indocin

El Observador

Managing Pain: Are You Reading Your Medicine Labels?

You may not be able to spell or even pronounce the word "acetaminophen," but almost 50 million Americans use it each week to manage pain and fever.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain

Fri Jul 18, 2014

The York Daily Record

Legal but dangerous: Locals work to curb prescription drug abuse

Phil Bauer poses for a portrait on June 27 at his West Manchester Township home in front of photos of his son, Mark Bauer, who died in 2004 from a prescription drug overdose.


Related Topix: Drugs, Medicine, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic), Morphine (generic), MS Contin, Kadian

Thu Jul 17, 2014


Zogenix Announces David Brushwood, J.D., R.Ph., Joins External Safe Use Board

Zogenix, Inc. , a pharmaceutical company developing and commercializing products for the treatment of pain-related conditions and central nervous system disorders, today announced that David Brushwood, J.D., R.Ph., recently-retired Professor Emeritus of Pharmaceutical Outcomes and Policy at the University of Florida, College of Pharmacy, has joined ... (more)


Related Topix: Zogenix, University of Florida, Florida College, Medicine, University of Kansas

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Nurse has a heart for helping the homeless at Hope Center's clinic

Nurse practitioner Heather Norfleet examined Hubert Brooks at the Hope Center health clinic Tuesday.


Related Topix: Medicine, Neosporin, Polymyxin/Bacitracin/Neomycin (generic), Advil, Motrin, Nuprin, Ibuprofen (generic), Transylvania University, Kentucky, Nursing

Marshall Independent

Not exactly open-and-shut

One of the frustrations that I do not believe I am alone in having is opening some medicine bottles .


Related Topix: Medicine, Naproxen (generic), Aleve, Naprosyn, Arthritis, Health, Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer, Advil, Motrin, Nuprin, Ibuprofen (generic)

Washington Policy Center

Greater Use of Over-the-Counter Drugs for Consumer-Driven Health Care

One issue that is often overlooked in the discussion of patient-driven health care is access to therapeutic drugs.


Related Topix: Medicine, Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer, Health, Pain, Food and Drug Administration

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Graham Leader

Managing pain: Are you reading your medicine labels?

You may not be able to spell or even pronounce the word "acetaminophen," but almost 50 million Americans use it each week to manage pain and fever.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain

Mon Jul 14, 2014

US Consumer Product Safety Commission

GSK Recalls Panadol Advance Bottles Due to Failure to Meet...

The 100 caplet container is not child-resistant as required by the Poison Prevention Packaging Act.


Related Topix: Medicine, Product Recalls, Biotech, GlaxoSmithKline, Health, Pain

The Motley Fool

Johnson & Johnson Earnings: Can Pharma Keep Stoking Growth?

Despite Johnson & Johnson having a wide array of health-care-related businesses spanning medical devices and consumer over-the-counter products, the company has emphasized the growth potential of its pharmaceutical unit.


Related Topix: Medicine, Food, J and J Snack Foods, Diabetes

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Kevin, M.D.

MKSAP: 64-year-old man with knee osteoarthritis

A 64-year-old man is evaluated for a 2-year history of knee osteoarthritis. He has bilateral knee pain that worsens with walking.


Related Topix: Medicine, Osteoarthritis, Health, Arthritis, Pain, Pravachol, Pravastatin (generic), Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer

Fri Jul 11, 2014


First case of local Dengue Fever in Miami

According to the Florida Health Department a Miami woman who developed Dengue Fever represents the first confirmed case of locally acquired disease.


Related Topix: Medicine


Prescription pill bottle containing oxycodone and acetaminophen are shown in this June 20, 2012 photo.


Related Topix: Medicine, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic), Morphine (generic), MS Contin, Kadian, Dentistry, Opinion