US FDA warns of rare risk from Paracetamol

Today ( August 1, 2013) , the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a  consumer up date on the use of Acetaminophen.

Acetominophen (Paracetamol) is a very popular, widely used pain and fever relieving

medicines. The US FDA warns that it can cause a rare but serious skin reactions.

The consumer up date  may be accessed at:



About ksparthasarathy

I am a former Secretary of the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board. I am a former Raja Ramanna Fellow in the Department of Atomic Energy. Free lance journalism is my hobby
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