Acetaminophen Use in Pregnancy Linked to Autism, ADHD in Offspring

Acetaminophen Use in Pregnancy Linked to Autism, ADHD in Offspring

Acetaminophen is one of the very few painkillers considered generally safe to use during pregnancy. A new study, however, suggests it may not be so safe after all, after identifying a link between prenatal exposure to the drug and symptoms of autism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Researchers suggest pregnant women who use acetaminophen are… Continue reading Acetaminophen Use in Pregnancy Linked to Autism, ADHD in Offspring