UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (OBSERVATORY) — Scientists at the University of Bristol in the UK have concluded that women who use paracetamol during pregnancy lead to hyperactivity and distracted attention in their children from one year to 11 years old.
In total, 14 thousand children took part in the study, who checked the level of preschool development, temperament, memory, IQ. It is specified that in 43% of them mothers took paracetamol to relieve pain by the seventh month of pregnancy.
It was found that due to taking painkillers in their children in the first years of life, the risk of developing hyperactivity and distracted attention increases, and the boys are more susceptible to the drug.
In girls, the consequences of mother taking paracetamol are not so active and are characteristic only for a certain age, after which they come to naught.
At the University of Bristol, it was noted that external social factors did not affect the result of the scientific work, as well as the reasons why women took the medicine. The study proved that, according to experts, pregnant women should drink any drugs with caution, said the 360 channel .
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