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Calpol skin reactions

The summary of product characteristics for Calpol (paracetamol; McNeil) infant oral suspension now states that patients should be informed about the signs of serious skin reactions, and use of the drug should be discontinued at the first appearance of skin rash or any other sign of hypersensitivity. 

Citation: The Pharmaceutical Journal DOI: 10.1211/PJ.2014.20067426

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