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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: aspirin (0.01995 detik)
Found 4 items, similar to aspirin.
English → Indonesian (quick) Definition: aspirin aspirin
Indonesian → English (quick) Definition: aspirin aspirin
English → English (WordNet) Definition: aspirin aspirin n : the acetylated derivative of salicylic acid; used as an analgesic anti-inflammatory drug (trade names Bayer and Empirin) usually taken in tablet form; used as an antipyretic; slows clotting of the blood by poisoning platelets [syn: acetylsalicylic acid, Bayer, Empirin]
English → English (gcide) Definition: Aspirin Aspirin \As"pi*rin\, n. (Pharm.) A white crystalline compound, acetyl salicylic acid (CH3.CO.O.C6H4.CO.OH) widely used as a drug for relief of pain and alleviation of fever. It has analgesic, antipyretic, and antiinflammatory properties, and is one of a class of agents called non-steroidal antiinflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). The name was originally a trade name, but has become the preferred name for the substance. It is actually a prodrug, liberating salicylic acid, the ultimate pharmacologically active agent, in the intestines. It is more effective when taken orally than is salicylic acid, because it dissolves more readily. Syn: 2-(acetyloxy)benzoic acid [Webster 1913 Suppl. +PJC]


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