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Police Hour is warning parents of the new social media craze #paracetamolchallenge.  

Within the challenge Children are risking their lives in the challenge. 

The challenge invloves youngsters being dared to take excessive amiunts of the painkiller and record it for Facebook and Instragram. 

One teenager has already been admitted to hospital after taking part in the challenge. 

The effects of taking too much paracetamol can cause serious liver damage, haemorrhaging and brain damage.

Please keep your children away from such tablets. 

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