Simple pain reliever and fever medicines

Simple analgesics and antipyretics

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The Simple pain reliever and fever medicines subcategory of medicines is also known as simple analgesics and antipyretics.

Consumers: If you have any questions about medicines, you can speak to one of our pharmacists at NPS Medicines Line by calling 1300 633 424. You can ring Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm, Australian Eastern Standard Time (excluding NSW public holidays). For non-medicine products, further information may also be available from the manufacturer.

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03 Jun 2015 Chronic pain can be treated with non-opioid pain relievers, such as paracetamol and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Find out more.
For health professionals (Medicine)
28 May 2015 Learn about the limited role of medicines for chronic pain. Non-opioid analgesics such as paracetamol should be considered before opioids.
(Media release)
17 Oct 2014 Many Australians have exceeded the maximum daily dose of over-the-counter painkillers, a recent poll suggests, potentially posing significant risks to their health
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