Paracetamol use (and/or misuse) in children in Enugu, South-East, Nigeria

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BACKGROUND Paracetamol (also known as acetaminophen) is the commonest available analgesic and anti-pyretic. It is readily accessed from pharmacy, patent medicine and provision shops as over the counter drug making it a potential drug of abuse, especially in children. We sought to find its use and/or misuse in children seen at the paediatric outpatient… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2431-12-103

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