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Comparison of beneficial actions of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs to flavonoids.

@article{Conti2013ComparisonOB,
  title={Comparison of beneficial actions of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs to flavonoids.},
  author={Pio Conti and G. Varvara and Giovanna Murmura and Stefano Tet{\'e} and Giuseppina Sabatino and Andrea Saggini and M. Rosati and Elena Toniato and Auro Caraffa and Pierluigi Antinolfi and Franco Pandolfi and Gabriele Potalivo and Renato Juan Galzio and T. C. Theoharides},
  journal={Journal of biological regulators and homeostatic agents},
  year={2013},
  volume={27 1},
  pages={
          1-7
        }
}
Inflammation is involved in increasing number of diseases necessitating the development of new, effective and safe treatments. Non steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) have been helpful in many instances, but they only inhibit cyclooxygenase (COX), but not the generation or actions of cytokines. Instead, some natural flavonoids have multiple anti-inflammatory effects, including COX inhibition, and a much safer profile. Increasing evidence indicates that inflammation plays a critical role… Expand
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