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sa·lic·y·late

 (sə-lĭs′ə-lāt′, -lĭt, săl′ə-sĭl′ĭt)
n.
A salt, ester, or anion of salicylic acid.

salicylate

(səˈlɪsɪˌleɪt)
n
(Elements & Compounds) any salt or ester of salicylic acid

sa•lic•y•late

(səˈlɪs əˌleɪt, -lɪt, ˌsæl əˈsɪl eɪt, ˈsæl əˌsɪl-)

n.
a salt or ester of salicylic acid.
[1835–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.salicylate - a salt of salicylic acid (included in several commonly used drugs)
acetylsalicylic acid, aspirin, Bayer, Empirin, St. Joseph - the acetylated derivative of salicylic acid; used as an analgesic anti-inflammatory drug (trade names Bayer, Empirin, and St. Joseph) usually taken in tablet form; used as an antipyretic; slows clotting of the blood by poisoning platelets
nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, NSAID - an anti-inflammatory drug that does not contain steroids; "NSAIDs inhibit the activity of both Cox-1 and Cox-2 enzymes"
birch oil, methyl salicylate, sweet-birch oil - a liquid ester with a strong odor of wintergreen; applied externally for minor muscle and joint pain
phenyl salicylate, salol - a white powder with a pleasant taste and odor; used to absorb light in sun tan lotions or as a preservative or an antiseptic or a coating for pills in which the medicine is intended for enteric release
salt - a compound formed by replacing hydrogen in an acid by a metal (or a radical that acts like a metal)
Translations

sa·lic·y·late

n. salicilato, cualquier sal de ácido salicílico;
___ poisoningenvenenamiento por aspirina.

salicylate

n salicilato
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Two active ingredients (methyl salicylate and levomenthol) are absorbed through the skin to provide analgesic and antiinflammatory relief for up to 12 hours (always read the label and check with a medical professional if taking other medications at the same time).
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You stick them to the site of pain, like a sore shoulder or knee for instance, and the ingredients (they contain methyl salicylate and levomenthol, topical treatments used to soothe muscle and joint strains and sprains) are absorbed into the skin.
Kilham said that the twig tasted like spearmint and reminded him of the compound methyl salicylate, which is used in muscles to relieve pain.
5 Certain foods rich in salicylate can cause nosebleed in persons prone to them.
Now her doctors have diagnosed salicylate tolerance, a rare disorder which rules out cucumber, broccoli, yoghurt, jam, fruit drinks and fizzy drinks, shellfish, canned and smoked meats, pie fillings, vegetable oil, ketchup, herbs, spices, biscuits, sweets, custard and all fruit except bananas.
The single- or combination-ingredient products contain menthol, methyl salicylate, or capsaicin.
A new paper in Science shows that AMPK can be directly activated by salicylate, the active ingredient in Aspirin.
Exactly why salicylate shows such potential as an anti-cancer treatment remains unclear, but a new study in mice offers clues.
Researchers in Canada, Scotland and Australia have discovered that salicylate, the active ingredient in aspirin, directly increases the activity of the protein AMPK (AMP-activated protein kinase), a key player in regulating cell growth and metabolism.