ANALGESICS


Acetylsalicylic acid

 

N – NERVOUS SYSTEM

N02 – ANALGESICS

N02B – OTHER ANALGESICS AND ANTIPYRETICS

N02BA – Salicylic acid and derivatives

 

Acetylsalicylic acid is an analgesic and belongs to Anatomic group N ” Nervous System”.

Therapeutic indication

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

ATC Code N02BA01.


Paracetamol

N02

 

N – NERVOUS SYSTEM

N02 – ANALGESICS

N02B – OTHER ANALGESICS AND ANTIPYRETICS

N02BE – Anilides

Paracetamol is an analgesic and belongs to Anatomical group N “Nervous System”.

Paracetamol is a widely used as analgesic (pain reliever) and antipyretic (fever reducer). Paracetamol is classified as a mild analgesic.

Therapeutic indication

It is commonly used for the relief of headaches and other minor pains and is a major ingredient in numerous flu medicines.

ATC Code N02BE01.