Aspirin (Bayer Aspirin).rtf - Valencia College Generic Name Aspirin Nursing Program Trade Names Bayer Aspirin Routes Doses Frequency\/Times PO 325\u2013

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Valencia College Nursing Program Medication Portfolio Generic Name: Aspirin Trade Names: Bayer Aspirin Pharmacologic Classification: salicylates Therapeutic Classification: antipyretics, nonopioid analgesics Routes Doses Frequency/Times Action/Purpose Major Side Effects Nursing Interventions Labs PO Rectal 325– 1000 mg every 4– 6 hr Action : Produce analgesia and reduce inflammation and fever by inhibiting the production of prostaglandins. Decreases platelet aggregation Purpose : Analgesia. Reduction of inflammation. Reduction of fever. Decreased incidence
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