National Dental Hygiene Board Exam + Local Anesthesial Dental Hygiene Board Exams Review Online Courses
National Dental Hygiene Board Exam + Local Anesthesial Dental Hygiene Board Exams Review Online Courses
StudentRDH offers Local Anesthesia + National boards review solution. It features everything you need to pass the NBDHE: 23 subjects, 2000 questions, mock exam. Study on your phone, tablet, and computer. "StudentRDH is BETTER than anything else!"
Blog By:
Claire J
Claire J

Which of the following is NOT true about acetaminophen?

Which of the following is NOT true about acetaminophen?

2/11/2016 8:49:13 AM   |   Comments: 0   |   Views: 218

Which of the following is NOT true about acetaminophen?

  1. it is analgesic
  2. It is antipyretic
  3. It is anti-inflammatory
  4. All of the above

Answer: C. It is anti-inflammatory

Acetaminophen (Tylenol) is an antipyretic (fever-reducing) and analgesic (pain-relieving) agent, but is not anti-inflammatory.
One other important fact to know about acetaminophen is that the drug does not affect blood coagulation, therefore is the drug of choice if the patient is on a blood thinner.

NSAIDs such as Aspirin or Ibuprofen are antipyretic, analgesic, and anti-inflammatory.


StudentRDH is a complete Dental Hygiene Board Exam Review Solution. Study for the:

Click here for the FREE Trial or for the FULL subscription.

More Like This

Total Blog Activity

769
Total Bloggers
7,905
Total Blog Posts
2,962
Total Podcasts
1,297
Total Videos

Sponsors

Townie Perks

Townie® Poll

Do you allow parents into the operatory?
  

Site Help

Sally Gross, Member Services
Phone: +1-480-445-9710
Email: sally@farranmedia.com

Follow Dentaltown

Mobile App

WITH DENTALTOWN . . . NO DENTIST WILL EVER HAVE TO PRACTICE SOLO AGAIN®

WWW.DENTALTOWN.COM - WHERE THE DENTAL COMMUNITY LIVES®

9633 S. 48th Street Suite 200 • Phoenix, AZ 85044 · Phone: +1-480-598-0001 · Fax: +1-480-598-3450
©1999-2019 Dentaltown, L.L.C., a division of Farran Media, L.L.C. · All Rights Reserved