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Definition of Nsaid

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(Medicine) family of medications that reduce pain and inflammation by inhibiting prostaglandin production (includes aspirin, ibuprofen, naproxen, and many others)
Nsaid Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
WordNet 2.0

Noun
1. an anti-inflammatory drug that does not contain steroids; "NSAIDs inhibit the activity of both Cox-1 and Cox-2 enzymes"
(synonym) nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug
(hypernym) anti-inflammatory, anti-inflammatory drug
(hyponym) diclofenac potassium, Cataflam
Nsaid Definition from Medicine Dictionaries & Glossaries
NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug. A drug that decreases fever, swelling, pain, and redness.
A Service of the National Cancer Institute.
Medical Abbreviations and Acronyms
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Muscle Pain
nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug (NSAID): a nonsteroidal drug that inhibits inflammatory processes. (e.g., aspirin)
The Glossary of the American Council on Science and Health
Any of a large group of drugs (e.g., aspirin and ibuprofen) that reduce inflammation by restraining bodily synthesis of prostaglandins.
Hepatitis Central (TM) Liver Disease Medical Glossary
Non Steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs; ibuprofen and naproxen which are used in the treatment of pain
Aids Glossary
a drug (e.g., aspirin, ibuprofen) that relieves pain and reduces inflammation and fever, but which is not a steroid or a narcotic.
Aegis
Glossary of HIV/AIDS-Related Terms
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory (reduces inflammation) drug.
ATIS
Nsaid Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
Wikipedia English - The Free Encyclopedia
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, usually abbreviated to NSAIDs —but also referred to as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents/analgesics (NSAIAs) or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medicines (NSAIMs)—are a class of drugs that provides analgesic and antipyretic (fever-reducing) effects, and, in higher doses, anti-inflammatory effects.

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