Paracetamol is usually termed a peripheral analgesic from the common belief that its site of action is near the injury. In this review a possible central action is summarised. Furthermore the analgesic effect of paracetamol is compared to non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and the possible anti-inflammatory effect of paracetamol is discussed.
|Bidragets oversatte titel||[Paracetamol. New knowledge about pharmaceutical action, analgesic relief and anti-inflammatory effects compared with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory effect]|
|Tidsskrift||Ugeskrift for læger|
|Status||Udgivet - 2000|
- Analgesics, Non-Narcotic
- Anti-Inflammatory Agents
- Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal