naproxen sodium

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Noun1.naproxen sodium - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trademarks Aleve and Anaprox and Aflaxen) that fights pain and inflammationnaproxen sodium - a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trademarks Aleve and Anaprox and Aflaxen) that fights pain and inflammation
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"
propanoic acid, propionic acid - a liquid fatty acid found in milk and sweat and in fuel distillates
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The synonyms of nateglinide are given as Fastic, N-[(trans-4-isopropylcyclohexyl)carbonyl]-D-phenylalanine, Starlix, and Starsis in [8].
These include sulfonylureas, such as glipizide and glimepiride, and glinides, such as repaglinide (Prandin) and nateglinide (Starlix).
Nateglinide (Starlix) and repaglinide (Prandin) are the agents in this subclass.
For instance, hypoglycemia may occur within an hour of taking diabetes medications, such as sulfonylureas (Diabeta, Glucotrol, Amaryl) and glinides (Starlix, Prandin).
The drugs in this class are repaglinide (Prandin) and nateglinide (Starlix).
Ozgecmisi: Kronik bobrek yetmezligi, kronik kalp yetmezligi, HT, DM, alt ekstremitede dolasim bozuklugu, bacaklarda kronik lenfodemi olan olgu Pantpas, Micardis, Starlix, Glucobay, Cardura, Dilatrent, Coumadin kullanmaktadir.
Similar to the sulfonylureas, the meglitinides nateglinide (Starlix) and repaglinide (Prandin) are oral insulin secretagogues that are used either alone or with metformin for type 2 diabetes.
Additionally, the blood sugar lowering drug nateglinide (Starlix) proved ineffective at halting progression to diabetes, and had no significant impact on reducing cardiovascular events.
Eslami says medications that are safe and effective in treating type 2 diabetes include alpha-glucosidase inhibitors such as acarbose (Precose) or miglitol (Glyset), or meglitinides such as repaglinide (Prandin) and nateglinide (Starlix).