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    Could Taking Acetaminophen Dull Your Happiness?
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    atti_editor posted:
    " Acetaminophen, the painkiller best known to Americans as Tylenol, may do more than simply dull pain -- it may also dull happy or sad emotions, new research finds.

    The new, small study is the first to suggest that acetaminophen ratchets down a patient's emotional response to positive, upbeat stimulation. But the study builds on prior research into negative emotions, explained study lead author Geoffrey Durso."


    Read the article above to see if researchers believe this effect could also come from other medications and what (if anything) this could mean for your health.


    Have you ever felt emotionally dull after taking acetaminophen?
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