PledPharma, in collaboration with the University of Edinburgh, has announced the initiation of a clinical trial to evaluate the safety and tolerability of a new treatment for reducing liver damage from paracetamol (acetaminophen) poisoning, Aladote Read more


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In 2014 the UK spent £234.3 million on over-the counter cold and flu decongestants. As we gear ourselves up for this year’s outbreak of winter illness, EPM carried out a survey to find out which remedies the public turn to Read more


A £4m trial will establish whether routinely treating stoke patients with paracetamol and antibiotics could save up to 25,000 lives each year. Read more


Researchers at the Medical Research Council (MRC) Centre at the University of Edinburgh are saying that prolonged use of paracetamol during pregnancy may reduce testosterone production in unborn boys. Read more