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Table 3 Negative MAP changes, in patients with decrease in MAP, after intravenous paracetamol administration

From: Hemodynamic effects of intravenous paracetamol in critically ill children with septic shock on inotropic support

Negative changesTime after paracetamol administration
30 min60 min90 min120 min
No. of events with ≥ 15% drop in MAP8 (7.6%)18 (17.1%)16 (15.2%)17 (16.2%)
Mean drop (mmHg)− 19 ± 4− 20 ± 7− 20 ± 5− 19 ± 5
No. of events with MAP below normal2 (1.9%)13 (12.4%)10 (9.5%)9 (8.6%)
Mean MAP below normal (mmHg)− 6 ± 0− 13 ± 4− 13 ± 7− 11 ± 4
  1. MAP mean arterial pressure