Prenatal Exposure to Paracetamol May Increase Autism Spectrum and Hyperactivity Symptoms in Children

Prenatal Exposure to Paracetamol May Increase Autism Spectrum and Hyperactivity Symptoms in Children

A new study has found that paracetamol (acetaminophen), which is used extensively during pregnancy, has a strong association with autism spectrum symptoms in boys and for both genders in relation to attention-related and hyperactivity symptoms. The findings were published in the International Journal of Epidemiology. This is the first study of its kind to report… Continue reading Prenatal Exposure to Paracetamol May Increase Autism Spectrum and Hyperactivity Symptoms in Children