Acetylsalicylic Acid (ASA)

by Pravin Shukle, MD

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    The lecture Acetylsalicylic Acid (ASA) by Pravin Shukle, MD is from the course Inflammation Pharmacology.

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    1. Aspirin irreversibly inhibits COX-2 while other NSAIDs reversibly inhibit COX-2.
    2. Aspirin inhibits platelet activation while other NSAIDs inhibit platelets and the coagulation cascade.
    3. Other NSAIDs inhibit the formation of cytokines while Aspirin does not.
    4. In general, patients have a higher tolerance for aspirin compared to other NSAIDs.
    5. Children can receive aspirin safely and should NOT receive other NSAIDs.
    1. Inhibits phagocyte activity in neutrophils.
    2. Inhibits platelet activation.
    3. Inhibits prostacyclin in the CNS.
    4. Analgesic effects.
    5. Anti-inflammatory effects.
    1. Aspirin
    2. Acetaminophen
    3. Vitamin C
    4. Zinc
    5. acupuncture

    Author of lecture Acetylsalicylic Acid (ASA)

     Pravin Shukle, MD

    Pravin Shukle, MD

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    This presentation is very interesting and very good structured
    By Roxy M. on 01. December 2016 for Acetylsalicylic Acid (ASA)

    This presentation is very interesting and very good structured. Congrats.