Acetylsalicylic acid; Acuprin; Alka-Seltzer; ASA; Ascriptin A/D; Bayer; Bufferin; Easprin; Ecotrin; Empirin; Zorprin
inflammation of the pericardium-sac enclosing the heart
A drug that reduces pain, fever, inflammation, and blood clotting. Aspirin belongs to the family of drugs called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents. It is also being studied in cancer prevention.
Pericarditis as related to Aspirin
- Pericarditis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Pericarditis is an inflammation of the pericardium (the fibrous sac surrounding the heart). A characteristic chest pain is often present. The causes of pericarditis ...
- Treatment of acute and recurrent idiopathic pericarditis.
Commentary by Sabina Berezovskaya MD, PGY-3. Faculty Peer Reviewed. Up to 32% of patients with acute pericarditis will have a recurrent episode.
- Acute pericarditis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Acute pericarditis is a type of pericarditis (an inflammation of the sac surrounding the heart, the pericardium) usually lasting < 6 weeks. It is by far the most ...
- Acute Pericarditis - University of Pittsburgh
What is pericarditis: symptoms and causes? Pericarditis is an inflammation (redness and swelling) of the thin, protective membrane that surrounds the heart, and ...
- Pericarditis Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatments and Causes ...
Pericarditis information including symptoms, diagnosis, misdiagnosis, treatment, causes, patient stories, videos, forums, prevention, and prognosis.
- Indicators of Poor Prognosis of Acute Pericarditis
Pericarditis is an inflammation of the two layers of the thin, sac-like membrane that surrounds the heart. This membrane is called the pericardium; thus the term ...