A randomized, placebo-controlled trial of acetaminophen extended release for treatment of post-marathon muscle soreness.

@article{Prior2012ARP,
  title={A randomized, placebo-controlled trial of acetaminophen extended release for treatment of post-marathon muscle soreness.},
  author={Mary Prior and Bernard J. Lavins and Kimberly L. Cooper},
  journal={The Clinical journal of pain},
  year={2012},
  volume={28 3},
  pages={204-10}
}
OBJECTIVE To compare the efficacy of acetaminophen extended release (ER) caplets to placebo in treating muscle soreness after a marathon. METHODS This was a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study of participants ≥ 18 years old, who completed a marathon and experienced muscle soreness rated at least 4 on a 0-to-10 numerical rating scale. The intent-to-treat efficacy analysis included 610 participants. Participants were screened for eligibility before the marathon, and reported to… CONTINUE READING
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