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Aspirin and Other Anti-Inflammatory Drugs: Hidden Dangers

Posted on December 11th, 2009 by Alicia  |  Comments Off

Acetylsalicylic acid (aspirin) and the other anti-inflammatory drugs are known by the collective name of NSAIDs (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs) and are probably the most widely used medications in the world. In North America, over the counter (OTC) preparations include aspirin, Advil and Aleve. They relieve many pains such as headaches and muscle aches and are mainstays for the treatment of arthritis. Read the rest of this entry »