Paracetamol is usually a drug that most people have at home and also one of the most used. However, sometimes it is not known when it is convenient to use it and when it is not and it would be appropriate to use another drug. That is why today we want to tell you what paracetamol is for and when it is convenient to use it.
What is paracetamol for?
It is an analgesic and antipyretic that is ideal to be able to relieve mild pain and also moderate discomfort that can be due to joint pain, headaches, headaches, odontogenic, etc.
It is also ideal to alleviate the symptoms of fever, especially when it is caused by some viruses or as a result of vaccines, which often has a high fever as a symptom.
Paracetamol can also be of great help to alleviate the aches and pains of the menstrual period of women as well as that of the muscles after an intense exercise routine.
It is important to know that although it is considered that paracetamol in adequate doses may be the only safe medicine for pregnant women, it is actually advisable to avoid them if possible.
Dr. Samantha Robson ( CRN: 0510146-5) is a nutritionist and website content reviewer related to her area of expertise. With a postgraduate degree in Nutrition from The University of Arizona, she is a specialist in Sports Nutrition from Oxford University and is also a member of the International Society of Sports Nutrition.