nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory


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Noun1.nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory - an anti-inflammatory drug that does not contain steroids; "NSAIDs inhibit the activity of both Cox-1 and Cox-2 enzymes"
anti-inflammatory, anti-inflammatory drug - a medicine intended to reduce inflammation
Cataflam, diclofenac potassium - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Cataflam)
diclofenac sodium, Voltaren - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Voltaren) that is administered only orally
diflunisal, Dolobid - nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory (trade name Dolobid) used to treat arthritis and other inflammatory conditions
etodolac, Lodine - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Lodine)
fenoprofen, fenoprofen calcium, Nalfon - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Nalfon) used in the treatment of arthritis and other painful inflammatory disorders
Ansaid, flurbiprofen - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Ansaid) that is administered only orally
Advil, ibuprofen, isobutylphenyl propionic acid, Motrin, Nuprin - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory and analgesic medicine (trade names Advil and Motrin and Nuprin) used to relieve the pain of arthritis and as an antipyretic; "daily use of ibuprofen can irritate the stomach"
Indocin, indomethacin - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Indocin)
ketoprofen, Orudis, Orudis KT, Oruvail - nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade names Orudis or Orudis KT or Oruvail)
ketorolac, Torodal - nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory (trade name Torodal) that is given only orally
Acular, ketorolac tromethamine, Toradol - nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade names Acular and Toradol) that is administered only intramuscularly
meclofenamate, meclofenamate sodium, Meclomen - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory (trade name Meclomen) used to treat arthritis
mefenamic acid, Ponstel - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory and analgesic drug (trade name Ponstel) used to treat mild pain (especially menstrual cramps)
nabumetone, Relafen - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Relafen)
Naprosyn, naproxen - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Naprosyn) used in the treatment of arthritis and musculoskeletal inflammation and moderate pain
Aflaxen, Aleve, Anaprox, naproxen sodium - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trademarks Aleve and Anaprox and Aflaxen) that fights pain and inflammation
Daypro, oxaprozin - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Daypro)
Feldene, piroxicam - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Feldene) used to treat arthritis and other inflammatory conditions
Clinoril, sulindac - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Clinoril)
Tolectin, tolmetin sodium - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Tolectin)
salicylate - a salt of salicylic acid (included in several commonly used drugs)
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21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alliance for Rational Use of NSAIDs, a public health coalition dedicated to the safe and appropriate use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), has declared NSAID Awareness Week for August 24 -- 28.
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), as well as antibiotics, are commonly prescribed for fever and discomfort that accompany respiratory illnesses.
The nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (SAIDs), on the other hand, inhibit cyclooxygenases, leading to gastric ulceration and perforation when used chronically.
It consists of at least one complexed trace mineral consisting of copper organically bound to pyrrolidone carboxyl-ate forming a copper-amino acid chelate; dipotassium glycyrrhizinate; at least one herbal extract; methyl salicylate; a component selected from the group consisting of methylsulfonylmethane, at least one non-steroidal anti-inflammatory alone or in combination, lysine-aspartate, at least one steroidal anti-inflammatory alone or in combination, and at least one nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory and at least one non-steroidal anti-inflammatory and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier composition.
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs such as aspirin are used for pain relief and chemoprevention against cancer, but frequently cause gastric mucosal injury.
Treatment Analgesic drugs (painkillers), nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), injections of corticosteroid drugs help relieve pain and inflammation.
Conventional therapy includes nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, which inhibit prostaglandin synthesis.
ORLANDO -- Chronic use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents promotes sodium-retention weight gain and can cause blood pressure to rise by an average of 5 mm Hg, Dr.
Others took either ibuprofen or naproxen, both of which are traditional nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs).
Acetaminophen doesn't reduce inflammation as do aspirin, ibuprofen, and naproxen, which are called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.
If you ever tear ligaments in your knee, your doctor will likely give you some type of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAIDs) to help with your pain.
Tokyo, Japan, July 24, 2006 - (JCN) - Tanabe Seiyaku launched Methotrexate tablets 2mg TANABE (generic name: methotrexate), an anti-rheumatic drug for the indication of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) only if there is no indication of improvement when conventional treatment therapies such as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents and other anti-rheumatic agents are used, on July 21.