Deadly effects of paracetamol (acetaminophen) overdose and long term use.


Paracetamol is widely used medication in treating mild to moderate pain as well as reducing fever. it doesn't treat inflammation thou.

Para when taken in moderation is good for the human body but as with any other thing taking it frequently and the above recommend dose can lead to severe and long term harm to you.

“Paracetamol can actually be a very dangerous drug,” says Dr John Dickson, who retired from general practice in Northallerton, North Yorkshire, last year. “It can cause :

kidney and liver problems causes as much gastrointestinal bleeding as the NSAIDS.

Others may include; potentially fatal skin condition called steven johnson syndrome; which causes your top skin layer to peel of.

Last but not the least overdosing on Paracetamol (acetaminophen) can also lead to deadly heart disease. 

so please be very careful when administering or taking Paracetamol and make sure to take the correct dosage. 

thanks for reading.