According to, paracetamol is a name for the generic drug acetaminophen, and is the common name for this drug used in the United Kingdom. Acetaminophen is the active ingredient in the branded medication Tylenol. More »

Aspirin is the generic name for acetylsalicylic acid. Aspirin is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) sold under many brand names in sizes ranging from 81 to 500 milligrams, according to MedicineNet. More »

The generic name for Lonest is eszopiclone, and it is a medication used to treat insomnia. Lunesta is a medication belonging to the class sedative-hypnotics, and helps to provide a calming effect on the patient's brain, ... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

Paracetamol, also known as acetaminophen, does not contain aspirin. According to WebMD, paracetamol and aspirin both relieve pain and reduce fever, though by different means. Aspirin is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory d... More »

According to WebMD, aspirin is an nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, which means it is anti-inflammatory and acts as a blood thinner, while paracetamol, known as acetominophen or Tylenol in the United States, is not. B... More »

The primary over-the-counter non-NSAID, or non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, pain medication is acetaminophen, according to WebMD. Narcotic pain relievers are not NSAIDs, but prescription drug formulas commonly combi... More » Health Medications & Vitamins

The most widely prescribed drug that is on the Humana drug list is hydrocodone combined with acetaminophen, with 131.2 million prescriptions written yearly, according to WebMD. The Humana drug list varies based on the ye... More » Health Medications & Vitamins