Advancing our Understanding of the Safe Use of Acetaminophen

Advancing our Understanding of the Safe Use of Acetaminophen

Wed., March 18, 2015 to Thu., March 19, 2015

NCPIE, in collaboration with McNeil Consumer Healthcare, convened 27 organizations for a stakeholders' forum, “Advancing our Understanding of the Safe Use of Acetaminophen,” The 3rd Seeking Solutions Stakeholders’ Forum at the W Hotel Washington, Washington, DC. The meeting, which included research presentations and interactive breakouts, focused on the following objectives:

  • To review the latest research -- trend data, adverse event surveillance data, and behavioral surveillance research.
  • To leverage this new research to inform new solutions for increasing the safe use of acetaminophen.
  • To explore| prioritize data gaps, where additional research is needed.
  • To discuss | prioritize additional interventions and collaboration opportunities to further reduce acetaminophen overdose and liver injury.

To learn more please see: Advancing our Understanding of the Safe use of Acetaminophen The 3rd Seeking Solutions Stakeholders’ Forum Executive Summary 2015.