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What does 'non steroidal' mean in nsaid?

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Dr. Daniel Konold
Family Medicine
4 doctors agree

In brief: Not prednisone.

The best anti inflammatory is the steroid cortisone or prednisone.
An NSAID is a non steroidal anti inflammatory drug.

In brief: Not prednisone.

The best anti inflammatory is the steroid cortisone or prednisone.
An NSAID is a non steroidal anti inflammatory drug.
Dr. Daniel Konold
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Dr. Michael Gofeld
Pain Management
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In brief: Different action

Both steroids and nsaids have anti-inflammatory effect.
However the mechanisms are different.

In brief: Different action

Both steroids and nsaids have anti-inflammatory effect.
However the mechanisms are different.
Dr. Michael Gofeld
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