Aspirin, also known as acetylsalicylic acid, is a medication used to treat pain, fever, or inflammation. For pain or fever, effects typically begin within 30 minutes. Aspirin is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) and works similar to other NSAIDs but also suppresses the normal functioning of platelets.
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adverse reaction - Any unintended or unwanted response to the treatment under investigation in a clinical trial.