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1 hr ago | BrothersJudd Blog

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A study published this week in a medical journal called The Lancet split 1,643 people with acute low-back pain into three groups, each given two boxes.

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9 hrs ago | Time

A History of TMZ and Other Fascinating News on the Web

I know. You don't read TMZ and you don't care about some cheap celebrity gossip rag.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

InteliHealth

Tylenol May Not Relieve New Back Pain

Though it's used widely for many kinds of pain, acetaminophen may not help new back pain, a study suggests.

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Related Topix: Health, Pain, Inflammation, Advil, Motrin, Nuprin, Ibuprofen (generic)

Examiner.com

Pain Relief

A recent study has found that acetaminophen, the generic name for products such as Tylenol, is not the best choice for back pain .

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Mother Jones

Doctors Aren't Really Very Smart About Buying Generics

Sarah Kliff takes a look today at our use of generic drugs. Long story short, it's surprising how few of us save money by buying generic pain medicine instead of name brands .

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International Business Times

Paracetamol Has No Effect on Back Pain Study Says: Most Popular Remedy Gets a Blow

Paracetamol comes across as the first-line treatment for GPs dealing with acute attacks of the most common form of back pain.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Time

Tylenol and Panadol Prove No Better Than Placebo at Helping Back Pain

Paracetamol tablets sit on a table on July 24, 2014 in Melbourne, Australia. In a new study published in the prestigious medical journal, 'The Lancet' the most common pain reliever for back pain, paracetamol, does not work any better than a placebo.

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MacLeans

Stories we're watching: Tylenol doesn't work for back pain

Back pain? Take a placebo. Acetaminophen, the active ingredient in Tylenol , is no better at relieving lower back pain than a placebo, according to a new Australian study published in the Lancet .

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Medical Daily

Tylenol Does Nothing To Relieve Lower Back Pain, So What Other Options Do We Have?

Tylenol and back pain often go hand in hand, but a new study from Australia has presented some pretty concrete evidence that the medicine's main ingredient, acetaminophen, does absolutely nothing to help with back pain.

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NewsOne

Should You Stop Taking Tylenol?

According to a new study , the painkiller acetaminophen - best known as Tylenol - does not help treat a particular type of pain.

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Boing Boing

Back pain: Acetaminophen no better than placebos

A large-scale, rigorous study published in the Lancet found that the go-to, front-line treatment for back pain was no better than a placebo.

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KYTX-TV News

Health Alert: Acetaminophen does not lessen lower back pain

German researchers say monitoring pulse is a simple and effective first step in detecting an irregular heartbeat which is a major cause of having a second stroke.

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PennLive.com

Acetaminophen won't relieve my back pain?; Apple denies security backdoors; jealous dogs: What they're saying

Acetaminophen is found to be pretty useless for lower-back pain, according to a new study; Apple is denying building surveillance backdoors into its iOS operating system; and, hey... guess what... dogs get jealous.

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The Sand Trap

Lower Back Fitness

Recent news discounts positive effect of drug, Paracetmatol, aka Acetominophen as found in Tylenol and other OTC meds for relief of lower back pain.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Mother Jones

For Lower Back Pain, You Can Skip the Tylenol

About two-thirds of adults have lower back pain at some point in their lives, and most are told to take acetaminophen, sold under brand names like Tylenol, Anacin and Panadol.

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Live Science

Acetaminophen Doesn't Reduce Lower-Back Pain, Study Suggests

Acetaminophen, the drug found in Tylenol, works no better than a dummy pill at reducing lower-back pain in some people, nor does it help these patients get better any faster, a new study finds.

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Sunherald.com

Bad back? Acetaminophen may not work, try exercise

Acetaminophen, sold as Tylenol and Paracetamol, among other names, is recommended in numerous guidelines for back pain, mainly because it has few side effects; past studies have shown it works for other types of pain.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Laughing Squid

Scientists Try to Understand Why Tylenol is So Effective for Treating Pain

Scientists, like many other, people know that acetaminophen is a very effective pain-killer, but they don't understand why.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

WILX-TV Lansing

What's Going Around

Usually, sinuses are filled with air. When they get blocked and filled with fluid, which can even happen when diving into the swimming pool, germs can grow and cause an infection.

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WIZM-AM La Crosse

Hand, Foot And Mouth Season

Reports of hand, foot and mouth disease have surfaced in La Crosse County children.

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