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Arch Dis Child. 2006 May;91(5):414-6. Epub 2006 Feb 7.

Randomised controlled trial of combined paracetamol and ibuprofen for fever.

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Clinical Sciences at South Bristol, Faculty of Medicine, University of Bristol, UK. Mich.Lajeunesse@bristol.ac.uk

Abstract

A randomised open label study of the combined use of paracetamol and ibuprofen to rapidly reduce fever is reported. The advantage of using both medications is less than half a degree centigrade in the first hour, and insufficient to warrant routine use.

PMID:
16464962
PMCID:
PMC2082718
DOI:
10.1136/adc.2005.087874
[Indexed for MEDLINE]
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