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acetaminophen
Definition
Analgesic antipyretic derivative of acetanilide. It has weak anti-inflammatory properties and is used as a common analgesic, but may cause liver, blood cell, and kidney damage.
Definition Source
Medical Subject Headings 2012
Used For
acetamidophenol
APAP (N-acetyl-p-aminophenol)
hydroxyacetanilide
N-(4-hydroxyphenyl)acetanilide
N-acetyl-p-aminophenol
p-acetamidophenol
p-hydroxyacetanilide
paracetamol
Spanish
acetaminofeno