Acetaminophen safety is an important topic to add to your organization’s or campus’ health education agenda because knowing how to use acetaminophen safely can save lives. It’s as simple as that. While people may be aware that taking more acetaminophen than directed can cause liver damage, they may NOT be aware that so many medications contain acetaminophen. It’s this lack of knowledge that can cause unfortunate surprises.
This Communications Lab supplies the tools to integrate acetaminophen safety messaging into your programs and activities. These materials are ideal for Resident Advisors, club leaders, professors, and student health center staff members as they develop and implement health education campaigns. Here’s what you’ll find:
BeMedWise Program at NeedyMeds, formerly the National Council on Patient Information and Education (NCPIE), encourages healthcare professionals and community groups to foster patient–professional communication about medicines. However, BeMedWise does not supervise or endorse the activities of any group or professional. Discussion and action concerning medicines are solely the responsibility of the patient and their healthcare professionals, and not BeMedWise.
Please consult a licensed health care professional with questions or concerns about your medication and/or condition.