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Prescribing paracetamol for osteoarthritis has no benefit, says study

Comment

the only useful conclusion from this study is that Paracetamol should continue to be used (every clinician knows of patients who have benefited from it). It's just that it's sometimes observed pain- relieving qualities are more likely to be due to placebo effect. It is still one of the safest placebos available on prescription.

Posted date

18 Mar 2016

Posted time

12:57pm

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