If Nearly 500 Americans Die Yearly from an Over-the-Counter Drug, Why is it Still on Store Shelves? Oct 29/13

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Acetaminophen, the active ingredient in Tylenol, is the best known pain-relieving drug available over-the-counter today. However, nearly 500 Americans die yearly from acetaminophen overdoses, with 2,600 hospitalizations and some 56,000 emergency room visits according to a 2004 University of Texas Study. We anticipate similar population-adjusted statistics here in Canada and can’t imagine why this research has been ignored.

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