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Disalcid

Salsalate
Salsalate is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) in a group of drugs called salicylates (sa-LIS-il-ates). Salsalate is used to reduce pain, swelling, and joint stiffness caused by rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, or rheumatic disorder. Salsalate may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
Salsalate
DRUG TYPE
Pain/Inflammation

Frequently Asked Questions

You should not use this medicine if you have severe kidney disease, or if you have ever had a severe allergic reaction after taking aspirin, an NSAID (nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug), or other salicylates.

Salsalate can increase your risk of fatal heart attack or stroke. Do not use this medicine just before or after heart bypass surgery (coronary artery bypass graft, or CABG). Salsalate may also cause stomach or intestinal bleeding, which can be fatal.

Similar Drugs

Brand Name Examples Supplied As Strength
Disalcid Tablet 500 Mg750 Mg
Generic Examples Supplied As Strength
Salsalate Tablet 500 Mg750 Mg

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