salsalate

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salsalate

n salsalato
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Chen recommends non-acetylated salicylates such as salsalate (Disalcid) or diflunisal (Dolobid) before jumping to prescription NSAIDs.
Because such extremely high doses of aspirin tend to cause ulcers, the team is now investigating the effects of an aspirinlike drug called disalcid, which is used to treat rheumatoid arthritis.
Non-acetyl salicylates such as Trilisate, Arthralgan, Arthropan, Mobidin/Magan, Disalcid and Dolobid are safer, in terms of GI toxicity, than other NSAIDs, but are clearly more expensive.