Temperature, Moisture, Light, and Oxygen Sensitive
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N-Acetyl-4-benzoquinone Imine (NAPQI) is a toxic metabolite of Acetaminophen (A161220), an analgesic and antipyretic agent used as a pain reliever to treat headache, muscle aches, and arthritis (1,2,3). N-Acetyl-4-benzoquinone Imine can react with cysteine residues of hepatic proteins to yield Acetaminophen-cysteine (A161255) (4).