Acetaminophen

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Drug Name Acetaminophen
Brand Name Tylenol®, Tylenol Arthritis®, Tylenol® Muscle Aches and Body Pain, etc. (Tylenol Arthritis® is a form of acetaminophen designed to release the medication over a longer period of time so that it does not have to be taken as often)
Drug Type Non-prescription medication
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