1 Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Department of Clinical Research, Det Sundhedsvidenskabelige Fakultet, SDU2 Det Sundhedsvidenskabelige Fakultet, SDU3 Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, Department of Clinical Research, Det Sundhedsvidenskabelige Fakultet, SDU
Paracetamol is usually termed a peripheral analgesic from the common belief that its site of action is near the injury. In this review a possible central action is summarised. Furthermore the analgesic effect of paracetamol is compared to non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and the possible anti-inflammatory effect of paracetamol is discussed.
Ugeskrift for Laeger, 2000, Vol 162, Issue 32, p. 4285-8