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Liver failure cases fall after US clampdown on paracetamol

Close-up of packages of Acetaminophen displayed on a shelf in a pharmacy .

A federal mandate cutting the dosage of the drug paracetamol (acetaminophen) in some painkillers has been linked with falling rates of liver problems. Credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty

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Nature 615, 377 (2023)



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