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dipirona, paracetamol

English translation: dipyrone , paracetamol

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Portuguese term or phrase:dipirona, paracetamol
English translation:dipyrone , paracetamol
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20:23 Nov 27, 2004
Portuguese to English translations [Non-PRO]
Medical - Medical: Health Care / medical definitions/translations
Portuguese term or phrase: dipirona, paracetamol
i have a serious allegergic reaction to the above mentioned medical terms stated in Portuguese. Kindly provide me with the eqivalent english terms of the above mentioned medical terms.
R. Lisboa
dipyrone , paracetamol
Explanation:
Some examples:

Dipyrone For Veterinary Use... Dipyrone For Veterinary Use by Barbara Forney, VMD. Overview. ... Basic Information. Dipyrone (metamizole) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug. ...
www.wedgewoodpharmacy.com/monographs/dipyrone.asp


PharmWeb - Paracetamol Information CentreParacetamol (acetaminophen) has been in use as an analgesic for home medication for over 30 years and is accepted as a very effective treatment for the relief ...
www.pharmweb.net/pwmirror/ pwy/paracetamol/pharmwebpic.html

NetDoctor.co.uk - Information about drugs for Patients... Paracetamol. ... How does it work? This medicine contains the active ingredient paracetamol, which is a medicine used to relieve mild to moderate pain. ...
www.netdoctor.co.uk/medicines/ showpreparation.asp?id=2005


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Another reference for dipyrone (metamizol):

DIPYRONESpecial Reports, DIPYRONE (METAMIZOL): RESTORED TO GOOD REPUTE ? ... Question: Dipyrone (NOVALGIN etc.) has been re-licensed without restrictions in Sweden. ...
www.healthyskepticism.org/reports/dipyrone.htm
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dipyrone , paracetamol


Explanation:
Some examples:

Dipyrone For Veterinary Use... Dipyrone For Veterinary Use by Barbara Forney, VMD. Overview. ... Basic Information. Dipyrone (metamizole) is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug. ...
www.wedgewoodpharmacy.com/monographs/dipyrone.asp


PharmWeb - Paracetamol Information CentreParacetamol (acetaminophen) has been in use as an analgesic for home medication for over 30 years and is accepted as a very effective treatment for the relief ...
www.pharmweb.net/pwmirror/ pwy/paracetamol/pharmwebpic.html

NetDoctor.co.uk - Information about drugs for Patients... Paracetamol. ... How does it work? This medicine contains the active ingredient paracetamol, which is a medicine used to relieve mild to moderate pain. ...
www.netdoctor.co.uk/medicines/ showpreparation.asp?id=2005


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Note added at 4 mins (2004-11-27 20:27:54 GMT)
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Another reference for dipyrone (metamizol):

DIPYRONESpecial Reports, DIPYRONE (METAMIZOL): RESTORED TO GOOD REPUTE ? ... Question: Dipyrone (NOVALGIN etc.) has been re-licensed without restrictions in Sweden. ...
www.healthyskepticism.org/reports/dipyrone.htm


rhandler
Local time: 12:23
Native speaker of: Portuguese
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Maria Luisa Duarte
6 mins
  -> Obrigado, MLD

agree  Andrés Martínez: Paracetamol is also known as "acetaminophen" in USA. http://health.allrefer.com/health/acetaminophen-overdose-inf... Opps!, sorry, I didn´t see
20 mins
  -> Obrigado, Urico. A primeira referência de paracetamol, acima, traz o seu outro nome.

agree  xxxSilLiz
1 hr
  -> Thank you, Liz

agree  Henrique Magalhaes
23 hrs
  -> Obrigado, Henrique

agree  xxxElena Sgarbo: Here in the US, the most common brand name for paracetamol is "Tylenol". Saludos, colega Ralph :-)
2 days6 hrs
  -> Thank you, Doctor. Saludos a ti tambien :-)
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