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Dangers of Crocin, Paracetamol and Calpol (Acetaminophen)


Drugs such as Crocin, Paracetamol and Calpol are commonly used in India as a go-to medicine for fever and headache, or any type of body ache for that matter. They can be found in the office desks of workers and in the medicine cabinets at homes. For any slight symptom of headache, body ache or fever, many people just pop these pills without a second thought. How does the drug magically relieve the symptoms? The answer is Acetaminophen, the active ingredient in these drugs. Have we considered what effects Acetaminophen could have on our  body?