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View in Spanish: Medicamento antiinflamatorio no esteroideo

Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NON-steh-ROY-dul AN-tee-in-FLA-muh-TOR-ee )
A drug that decreases fever, swelling, pain, and redness. Also called NSAID.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.