OBO ID: CHEBI:15365
Term Name: acetylsalicylic acid Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 2-(acetyloxy)benzoic acid
  • 2-Acetoxybenzenecarboxylic acid
  • 2-acetoxybenzoic acid
  • Acetylsalicylate
  • Acetylsalicylic acid
  • Acetylsalicylsaeure
  • acide 2-(acetyloxy)benzoique
  • acide acetylsalicylique
  • acido acetilsalicilico
  • acidum acetylsalicylicum
  • ASA
  • Aspirin
  • Azetylsalizylsaeure
  • Easprin
  • o-acetoxybenzoic acid
  • O-acetylsalicylic acid
  • o-carboxyphenyl acetate
  • salicylic acid acetate
Definition: A member of the class of benzoic acids that is salicylic acid in which the hydrogen that is attached to the phenolic hydroxy group has been replaced by an acetoxy group. A non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug with cyclooxygenase inhibitor activity.
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Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available