Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug (NSAID) Classes 

Updated: May 18, 2020
Author: Abimbola Farinde, PharmD, PhD;

NSAID Classes

Acetic acids

  • Diclofenac

  • Etodolac

  • Indomethacin

  • Ketorolac

  • Nabumetone

  • Sulindac

  • Tolmetin

COX-2 inhibitors

  • Celecoxib

  • Rofecoxib (recalled)

Fenamates

  • Meclofenamate

  • Mefenamic acid

Oxicam derivatives

  • Meloxicam

  • Piroxicam

Propionic acids

  • Fenoprofen

  • Flurbiprofen

  • Ibuprofen

  • Ketoprofen

  • Naproxen

  • Oxaprozin

Salicylates

  • Aspirin

  • Diflunisal

  • Magnesium salicylate

  • Salsalate

 

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