Aspirin is an acetylation product of ______

Aspirin is an acetylation product of o-hydroxybenzoic acid.

Aspirin uses and benefits

Aspirin is a common drug for relieving minor aches, pains, and fevers. People also use it as an anti-inflammatory or a blood thinner. It is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). The generic term for aspirin is acetylsalicylic acid. It works by blocking a certain natural substance in your body to reduce pain and swelling.

  • Aspirin can relieve mild to moderate pain, swelling
  • The daily use of low-dose aspirin can lower the risk of cardiovascular events
  • Rheumatic conditions, including rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, and other inflammatory joint conditions can be reduced

 

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