Acute Poisoning Due to Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs

@article{Vale1986AcutePD,
  title={Acute Poisoning Due to Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs},
  author={J Allister Vale and Ted Jordan Meredith},
  journal={Medical Toxicology},
  year={1986},
  volume={1},
  pages={12-31}
}
SummaryDespite the widespread use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), the current number of reported cases of poisoning is small However, with the introduction of ‘over-the-counter’ preparations of NSAIDs in some countries (e.g. ibuprofen in the UK and USA) an increased incidence of acute poisoning from this group of drugs can be expected. Conventionally, NSAIDs are divided into the following groups based on their chemical structure: arylpropionic acids, indole and indene acetic… 
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