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Why Is Medication So Expensive In Australia?

Why Is Medication So Expensive In Australia?

Anastrozole, a medication for breast cancer treatment, costs $19.20 for a box of 30 1mg tablets in Australia. In Britain, it costs $2.45. On average, prescription medication costs four times more in Australia than the rest of the world, and it means six per cent of patients are either delaying,…

Paracetamol Might Affect Pain Receptors The Same Way Marijuana Does

Paracetamol Might Affect Pain Receptors The Same Way Marijuana Does

Video: Paracetamol (also known as acetaminophen) is one of the most popular pain relievers in the world, but no one seems to know why it actually works. There are some theories though; some researchers say Acetaminophen affects some pain receptors the same way marijuana does.