nonsteroidal


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Synonyms for nonsteroidal

an organic compound that does no contain a steroid

not steroidal or not having the effects of steroid hormones

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Current status of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) use in the United States: risk factors and frequency of complications.
In clinical trials, the new COX-2 inhibitors were about as effective for arthritis as the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, including aspirin.
Also, the regular use of aspirin and other related drugs used to treat arthritis such as the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs has been shown to be an important factor in stomach ulcer development.
We studied this years ago and found that calcium channel blockers helped alleviate any blood pressure-associated change with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs," Dr.
Among poultice preparations containing nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), it is the first poultice for usage once per day to be granted approval for manufacture.
While nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) may offer short-term relief from the pain and inflammation associated with many sports-related injuries, their long-term use appears to be an inadequate treatment for knee osteoarthritis (OA) pain, and is not always safe.
Second, pediatricians were comfortable using ibuprofen, a related nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug.
Clinical trials for Actonel included patients with a history of active GI disease -- including ulcers, esophagitis, and heartburn -- and those taking nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), which often cause GI complaints.
In the 30 days before hospital admission she had not received medications other than nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs for 5 days.
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) may aid in preventing or delaying the onset of Alzheimer's by protecting nerve cells in the brain from inflammation that may contribute to nerve cell damage.
Elderly advised to avoid ibuprofen: Stomach bleeding and other side effects of ibuprofen and other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, or NSAIDs, are much more likely to occur in older people than in younger adults, according to guidelines announced by the American Geriatrics Society.
Although the nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) have brought relief to many arthritis sufferers, the cost is often high-not just the $50 to $60 a month that NSAIDs may cost, but for the undesirable side effects that many experience.
0x20 PENNSAID 2% is a topical nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) containing 2% diclofenac sodium compared to 1.
The final model guidelines also eliminate the distinction between nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors and between selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and serotonin/norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors.