Acetylsalicylic acid

Active ingredient description

Acetylsalicylic acid combines significant advantages such as strong anti-pyretic, analgesic and anti-inflammatory action, that is the measure of comparison with all the newer NSAIDs.

Medicine classification

This medicinal substance has been classified in the anatomical therapeutic chemical (ATC) classification according to its main therapeutic use as follows:

ATC code
Group title
Classification
Acetylsalicylic acid
A Alimentary tract and metabolism → A01 Stomatological preparations → A01A Stomatological preparations → A01AD Other agents for local oral treatment
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Acetylsalicylic acid
B Blood and blood forming organs → B01 Antithrombotic agents → B01A Antithrombotic agents → B01AC Platelet aggregation inhibitors excl. heparin
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Acetylsalicylic acid
N Nervous system → N02 Analgesics → N02B Other analgesics and antipyretics → N02BA Salicylic acid and derivatives
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Medicines

Acetylsalicylic acid is the active ingredient of these drugs:

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Cyprus Ireland United Kingdom

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France

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Lithuania

France

Canada

Brazil

Brazil

Cyprus

Brazil

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Austria Lithuania

Austria

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Tunisia

Poland

Acetylsalicylic acid is also found within below combination drugs:

ACOTIN , ACTRON , ACYFLOX , AGGRENOX , ALICURA , ALKA-SELTZER , ALKA-SELTZER XS , ANACIN , ANADIN , ANADIN EXTRA , ANTYGRYPIN , ASASANTIN , ASCALCIN , ASCALCIN PLUS , ASCODAN , ASCOMP WITH CODEINE , ASCORBISAL , ASKOFENAS L , ASPALGIN , ASPIMAG , ASPIMOL , ASPIRIN C , ASPIRIN COMPLEX , ASPIRIN EXTRA , ASPRAMOL CO , ASPRO CAFEINE , ASPRO FORTE C , ASPRO GRIPPAL , BEECHAMS POWDERS , BIBLOC ASA , BISORATIO ASA , CAFENOL , CAFIASPIRINA , CALMADOR , CALMANTE VITAMINADO , CAPCOD FORTE , CEPHYL , CITRAMON , CITRAMONAS , CLOPIN DUO , CLOPIWIN PLUS , CODIS , COFFEPIRINE , COMPRAL EXTRA STRENGTH , COMPRAL PAIN , COPLAVIX , CORISTINA D , CORTAL , CURILEN , DAMPIRYNA , DESENFRIOL C , DIASP , DOLMEN , DOLOMO , DOLVIRAN , DORIL , DORIL ENXAQUECA , DUOCOVER , DUOPLAVIN , DUOPLIDOGREL , ENGOV , ENTECOD , ETHICOD FORTE , ETOMAR , ETOPIRYNA EXTRA , ETOPIRYNA KONTROL , EXCEDRIN , EXCEDRINIL , FINREXIN , FIORINAL , FIORINAL WITH CODEINE , FIORINAL-C , FLUCONTROL SYMPTOM , GLYPRIN , INFLUASS , KOFERINA , KOPIRYNA , METHOXISAL EXTRA STRENGTH , MIGPRIV , MIGRAFIN , MIGRAINEX , MIGRAMAX , MOLITA , NEOASKOFENAS , NEOCITRAMONAS , NEURALGIN , NEUROSAN , NITROFLU COLD AND FLU , NORGESIC FORTE , ORISANTIN , ORPHENGESIC FORTE , PIAX PLUS ASPIRIN , PLUSCARD , POLOPIRYNA C , POLOPIRYNA C PLUS , POLOPIRYNA COMPLEX , PYRAMIDON , RHINOGRIPPAL , ROBAXISAL , ROBAXISAL C , ROSUASS , SOMALGIN CARDIO , THOMAPYRIN , TREO , TRIANAL , TRINOMIA , ULTRAPIRYNA FAST C , ULTRAPIRYNA PLUS , UPSARIN C , VIGASPIR , YOSPRALA

Product monographs

Medicine agencies around the world have authorized marketing of this active ingredient according to these medication package inserts (MPIs):

Title
Type
Country
Summary of Product Characteristics (SPC)
UK
Summary of Product Characteristics (SPC)
UK

Structural formula

Graphic representation of the active ingredient's molecular structure

3D molecular structure

3D representation of the active ingredient's molecular structure

Unique ingredient identifier (UNII)

R16CO5Y76E - ASPIRIN

CAS registry number

34220-70-7 - Acetyl salicylate lysine

50-78-2 - Aspirin

SNOMED-CT

387253001 - Salicylic acid (substance)