anti-inflammatory drug


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anti-inflammatory drug

a drug which reduces the body's natural inflammatory response to tissue damage. Includes steroids and non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) which are the most commonly used in exercise-related injury. They reduce pain and swelling, allowing a quicker, safe return to activity. All were developed from aspirin. See also acetylsalicylic acid.
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Lev-Ari and his colleagues found that Celecoxib, a popular anti-inflammatory drug commonly used to treat arthritis, also inhibits proliferation of colon cancer in laboratory settings.
Morria Biopharmaceuticals Plc, a biopharmaceutical company focused on novel, anti-inflammatory drugs, today announced positive data from its ICH compliant Phase II equivalent multi-center study of MRX-4 (n=105) in patients suffering from allergic rhinitis.
Take a careful history on the use of over-the-counter nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.
To estimate sensitivities to diclofenac and related drugs, researchers combed veterinary records around the globe for unexpected deaths of captive birds treated with nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs).
He has accused doctors of complacency for prescribing the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS) with little thought about the side-effects, such as the development of stomach ulcers.
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The inquest heard she was already taking Warfarin, a blood-thinning drug, at the time she was prescribed the anti-inflammatory drug.
And COX-2 inhibitors fall into a category of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs).
LONDON & NEW YORK -- Morria Biopharmaceuticals Plc, a biopharmaceutical company focusing on novel, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, announced today the initiation of its Phase II clinical trial on its leading topical Multi-Functional Anti Inflammatory Drug (MFAID) MRX6.
30 /PRNewswire/ -- Morria Biopharmaceuticals Plc, a biopharmaceutical company focusing on first-in-class novel, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, announced today that Dr.
An experimental multi-functional anti-inflammatory drug (MFAID), MRX-4 is a non-steroidal potential treatment for AR that was shown to be safe and well tolerated in a Phase I equivalent trial completed in Israel earlier this year.
The study highlighted in the BMJ notes that patients who have had a heart attack are slightly more likely to have recently been prescribed a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID).