Home | Clinical Drop in paracetamol deaths Written by: Independent Nurse | Published: 05 March 2013 BMJ (2013) 346:f403 In 1998, UK legislation restricted paracetamol pack sizes available OTC to reduce overdoses. Researchers calculated deaths from paracetamol poisoning and liver unit activity between October 1998 and the end of 2009 compared to predicted rates without the legislation in England and Wales. Over 11.25 years follow up,Please login or register to read the rest of the article and to have access to downloads and comments. What do you think? Leave a comment below or tweet your views to @IndyNurseMag This material is protected by MA Healthcare Ltd copyright. See Terms and Conditions.