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Aspirin (Bayer Aspirin) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations

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Aspirin (Bayer Aspirin) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations

What is the Generic Name for Bayer Aspirin?

aspirin

What is the Trade Name for aspirin?

Bayer Aspirin

What are the Indications of Aspirin (Bayer Aspirin) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations?

rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, ischemic stroke and MI prophylaxis

What are the Actions of Aspirin (Bayer Aspirin) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations?

inhibits the production of prostaglandins which leads to a reduction of fever and inflammation,
decreases platelet aggregation leading to a decrease in ischemic diseases

What is the Therapeutic Class of Aspirin (Bayer Aspirin) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations?

antipyretics, non-opioid analgesics

What is the Pharmacologic Class of Aspirin (Bayer Aspirin) Nursing Pharmacology Considerations?

salicylates

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Date Published - Sep 1, 2017
Date Modified - Apr 9, 2019

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