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Oral, IV N-acetylcysteine therapies show similar efficacy for paracetamol poisoning
 

Oral, IV N-acetylcysteine therapies show similar efficacy for paracetamol poisoning

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There is no significant difference in outcome between oral and intravenous (IV) N-acetylcysteine therapies for paracetamol poisoning, but overall hepatotoxicity becomes worse if treatment is delayed beyond 8 to 10 hours, according to a pooled analysis of studies.
 
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28 Jan 2017 - General