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see nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugnonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug,
a drug that suppresses inflammation in a manner similar to steroids, but without the side effects of steroids; commonly referred to by the acronym NSAID .
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Toward an epidemiology of gastropathy associated with nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug use.
Risk of death or reinfarction associated with the use of selective cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors and nonselective nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs after acute myocardial infarction.
Gastrointestinal toxicity of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs.
Glomerular, tubular e interstitial nephritis associated with nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs.
Patients with fibromyalgia often use nutritional supplements as well as over-the-counter analgesics--including ibuprofen and nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), and acetaminophen--and usually only experience modest pain relief.
A Studies of the effects of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) on risk for Alzheimer's disease (AD) are inconclusive.
Hawkey CJ, Cullen DJ, Greenwood DC, Wilson JV, Logan RF 1997 Prescribing of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs in general practice: determinants and consequences Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics 11 293-298
Analytic studies on aspirin or non-aspirin nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and the risk of diabetes" outside of clinical trials are limited, write Dr.
pylori) or over-use of aspirin and or other nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs causes most stomach ulcers.
Short-term low-dose corticosteroids vs placebo and nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs in rheumatoid arthritis.
Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) say people who are at average risk for colon cancer should not take aspirin or other nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) in hopes of preventing the disease.

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