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Aspirin (Bayer Aspirin )

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Aspirin (Bayer Aspirin )

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 )?

  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Ischemic stroke and MI prophylaxis

What are the Actions of Aspirin (Bayer Aspirin )?

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 )?

Antipyretics, non-opioid analgesics

What is the Pharmacologic Class of Aspirin (Bayer Aspirin )?

Salicylates

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Date Published - Jan 26, 2016
Date Modified - Jun 24, 2016

Jon Haws RN

Written by Jon Haws RN

Jon Haws RN began his nursing career at a Level I Trauma ICU in DFW working as a code team nurse, charge nurse, and preceptor. Frustrated with the nursing education process, Jon started NRSNG in 2014 with a desire to provide tools and confidence to nursing students around the globe. When he's not busting out content for NRSNG, Jon enjoys spending time with his two kids and wife.

2 Comments

  1. Gracevin

    Hi Sir,

    Can you please tell me more about aspirin ? Because I’m gonna have this presentation about aspirin. I watched the video about aspirin already, could you please answer this question for me.

    1. DRUG CLASSIFICATION OF ASPIRIN ?
    2. INDICATION AND CONTRAINDICATION
    3. DISEASE STATE
    4. DOSAGE FORM
    5. STRENGTHS
    6. DISPENSING GUIDELINES
    7. DOSE- HOW IT IS ADMINISTERED?
    8. MECHANISM OF ACTION
    9. SIDE EFFECTS
    10. WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS.

    I did research also but I just want to have you r opinion or answer also. Your prompt response would be most appreciated. Thank you!

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    • Sandra Haws, MS RDN CNSC

      Sandra Haws, MS RDN CNSC

      Thank you for your suggestions! I will pass that along for sure!

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