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How can aspirin work?

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Dr. Bennett Werner answered

Specializes in Cardiology

Complex: It is a prostaglandin inhibitor and platelet inhibitor which interferes with clotting, reduces inflammation, reduces fever, and reduces pain. Those are its major effects and there are other minor actions as well.

Answered 3/31/2014

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Dr. David Rosenfeld answered

Specializes in Pain Management

See below: It is a prostaglandin inhibitor and platelet inhibitor which interferes with clotting, reduces inflammation, reduces fever, and reduces pain.

Answered 7/19/2018

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