nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug


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Noun1.nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug - 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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07% is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) indicated for the treatment of postoperative inflammation and reduction of ocular pain in patients who have undergone cataract surgery.
Iroko Pharmaceuticals LLC announced that Tivorbex (indomethacin) capsules, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID), is now available by prescription at pharmacies across the United States.
Taking a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) after a heart attack can increase the risk of death, recurrent heart attack, stroke and bleeding in patients taking antithrombotic therapy.
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug use and increased risk for peptic ulcer disease in elderly persons.
The drug, marketed in the UK under the name Celebrex, is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug.
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.
Research: The objective of the study was to test the hypotheses that carnitines or carnitines plus a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug could improve sperm patterns and natural pregnancy achievement in couples that were infertile due to male factors.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) first approved Vioxx, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) with an inhibitory action against cyelooxygenase-2 (COX-2) for osteoarthritic-related pain and inflammation, and subsequently to treat rheumatoid arthritis.
Roland: Would a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) be as good as or better than a steroid in combination with an antibiotic?
The nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) class has become large enough to form 3 subgroups: aspirin, the traditional NSAIDs, and the cylooxygenase-2 (COX-2)--inhibiting NSAIDs.
Dose-related inhibition of colon carcinogenesis by dietary piroxicam, a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, during different stages of rat colon tumor development.