Aspirin

is a salicylate drug. It is used as an analgesic to relieve minor aches and pains, as an antipyretic to reduce fever, and as an anti-inflammatory medication.

Top Helpful Cases

 Helped a lot
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I was rear-ended about ten years ago and suffered some acute lower back pain along with the usual neck and should injuries associated with a rear-end collision. I spent several months in physical therapy learning how to strengthen my back and receiving massage therapy and stimulation by the use of a TENS unit. I have been on and off pain ...
 Helped a lot
2 of 2 people found this helpful
In the course of my life, I have participated in a lot of physical exercise. I am an exercise video addict. Unfortunately, one time, I did a forward bend with hands clasped behind my back and heard a loud pop in my shoulder followed by intense pain. After reading up on this, I learned that I had damaged my rotator ...
 Healed
1 person found this helpful
Three months ago i was moving funiture in my home when my shoulder started hurting me a little. I shrugged it off until later when i was in bed i felt a stinging in my shoulder. i tried rubbing it and the pain went away for awhile. But whenever i lift my arm quickly the pain comes back.

Aspirin is Used For These Conditions

Area
Condition Average Result Healed Helped
a Lot
Helped
a Little
No Change Made Worse
All Conditions (average)
2.6
(17)
2 2 1 12
Back Lower (Lumbar)
Back Lower (Lumbar) Osteoarthritis - Degenerative disc disease
4.0
1
Knee
Knee Pain
3.3
1 1 1
Shoulder
Shoulder Pain
2.8
1 3
Shoulder
Shoulder Rotator Cuff Injury
2.4
1 4
Back Lower (Lumbar)
Back Lower (Lumbar) Fracture
2.0
1
Shoulder
Shoulder Arthritis With Impingement
2.0
1
Back General
Back General Osteoarthritis - Degenerative Disc Disease
2.0
1
Knee
Knee Lateral Meniscus Tear
2.0
1
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