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  • Leucadia Pharma
  • Sandoz
  • B.Braun

What is Acetaminophen

Acetaminophen is a widely used over-the-counter pain reliever and fever reducer. It helps alleviate minor aches and reduce fever when used as directed. It is essential to follow the dosing instructions on the product label or as recommended by a healthcare provider. Avoid exceeding the maximum daily dose to prevent potential liver damage. If you have questions regarding its usage or encounter unusual symptoms, consult a healthcare professional for guidance. This summary provides a general overview and may not encompass all available information about the product. It does not guarantee the product's safety, effectiveness, or appropriateness for your specific situation. Always seek advice from your healthcare professional for comprehensive information and individualized recommendations.

Common Questions About Acetaminophen

Yes, Acetaminophen is covered by Medicare.

In 2021, the average cost per dose of Acetaminophen was $0.30.

The average dose of Acetaminophen received per year is 27,740 units

82 Medicare beneficiaries received Acetaminophen in 2021

There were 120 claims made by Medicare beneficiaries

The average spending amount per claim in 2021 was $298.97

The average Medicare spending per beneficiary amount for Acetaminophen was $437.52

The most expensive manufacturer of Acetaminophen is Leucadia Pharma

B.Braun is the least expensive manufacturer with an Average Spending Per Dosage Unit of $0.13

Sandoz received $21,433.56

The total amount spent on Acetaminophen by Medicare is $35,876.64

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