anti-inflammatory drug

anti-inflammatory drug

A substance which reduces inflammation. Anti-inflammatory drugs act by intervening in a part of the inflammatory pathway (a chain of reactions that leads to the inflammation being recognised by the central nervous system). There are two main classes of anti-inflammatory drugs; steroidal and non steroidal, which have different mechanisms of action.

Entzündungshemmer m
Antiphlogistikum n
anti-inflammatoire (médicament ≈)
antiflogistico m
antiinfiammatorio m
medicamento antiinflamatorio m
medicament antiinflmatori m
ontstekingsremmer m
antiinflammatorisk medicin
antiinflammatorisk/febernedsättande medicin
protizánětlivé látky p
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