Aspirin — synonyms, definition

1. aspirin (Noun)

4 synonyms
Bayer Empirin St. Joseph acetylsalicylic acid
1 definition

aspirin (Noun) — The acetylated derivative of salicylic acid; used as an analgesic anti-inflammatory drug (trade names Bayer, Empirin, and St. Joseph) usually taken in tablet form; used as an antipyretic; slows clotting of the blood by poisoning platelets.

5 types of
analgesic anodyne pain pill painkiller salicylate
5 types
Bufferin aspirin powder buffered aspirin enteric-coated aspirin headache powder
2 parts
2-hydroxybenzoic acid salicylic acid