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drug

noun alterant, analgesic, anesthetic, anesthetic agent, anodyne, antibiotic, chemical substance, curative preparation, medical preparation, medicament, medication, medicinal component, medicinal innredient, narcotic preparation, narcotic substance, opiate, painkiller, palliative, physic, prescription, remedy, sedative, soporific, stimulant, stupefacient
Associated concepts: adulterated drugs, dangerous drugs, drug addiction, habit-forming drug, influence of drugs, laaeling of drugs, poisonous drugs or chemicals, possession of drugs, preparation of drugs, prescription drugs, regulaaion of drugs, sale of drugs

drug

verb administer, anesthetize, anoint, apply a remedy, benumb, cure, deaden, desensitize, dose, dull, heal, inject, medicare, medicate, narcotize, numb, palliate, physic, poultice, prescribe, put to sleep, stun, stupefy, treat
Associated concepts: drug addicts
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Nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are some of the most commonly used drugs around the world.
Nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs inhibit the activity of cyclooxygenase, the enzyme that catalyzes the synthesis of cyclic endoperoxides from arachidonic acid to form pro-inflammatory and other forms of prostaglandins.
Comparing acetylated salicylates, nonacetylated salicylates, and nonacetylated nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs.
Pill-esophagitis caused by nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs.
Gastrointestinal damage associated with the use of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs.
Interrelationships between Helicobacter pylori infection, nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs and gastroduodenal disease.
PGH synthase isoenzyme selectivity: The potential for safer nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs.
Selectivity of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs as inhibitors of constitutive and inducible cyclooxygenase.
Differential inhibition of human prostaglandin endoperoxide H synthases-1 and -2 by nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs.
A comparison of omeprazole with ranitidine for ulcers associated with nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs.
Omeprazole compared with misoprostol for ulcers associated with nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs.
The nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs were suspended, and treatment was started with a combination of methylprednisolone (1 gm bolus q24h intravenously [i.

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