salsalate

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salsalate

 [sal´sah-lāt]
an ester formed from two molecules of salicylic acid, used in treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis.
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sal·sa·late

(sal'să-lāt),
A combination of two molecules of salicylic acid in ester linkage. The compound is hydrolyzed during and after absorption to salicylic acid that, like other salicylates, exerts analgesic and antiinflammatory effects.
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sal·sa·late

(sal'să-lāt)
A combination of two molecules of salicylic acid in ester linkage.
Synonym(s): salicylsalicylic acid.
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