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398. The Biology of Ibuprofen

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This Biology Factsheet:

  • Gives an overview of the inflammatory response.
  • Describes the role of different medications.
  • Outlines the history of ibuprofen development.
  • Explains the role of prostaglandins in pain, fever and inflammation.
  • Outlines the chemistry of ibuprofen.
  • Explains how ibuprofen reduces inflammation and pain.
  • Describes the side effects and toxicity of ibuprofen.

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April 2021

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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