We all have been trained to believe that Tylenol is not only safe, but the safest option for our children, and ourselves. But we have been lied to. For decades now, acetaminophen (or Tylenol as most know it) has been under investigation. But yet it remains to be the last remaining member of the class of drugs known as “aniline analgesics” on the market. Acetaminophen only blocks the feelings of pain and reduces fever, it exerts no anti-inflammatory action. In reality, Tylenol can cross the blood-brain barrier and cause inflammation on the brain, all while masking the symptoms.
This is extremely dangerous.
Acetaminophen is found in numerous medications, most offered over-the-counter, so be aware of labels and avoid it all costs. Avoid all medication if possible and use natural methods, letting the body fight a virus the way that it is created to do.
Acetaminophen (known as paracetamol in the UK) is linked to more deaths per year than any other over-the-counter pain reliever. Continue reading