Humans Make Aspirin’s Active Principle — Salicylic Acid

 

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Scientists in the United Kingdom are reporting new evidence that humans can make their own salicylic acid (SA) — the material formed when aspirin breaks down in the body. SA, which is responsible for aspirin’s renowned effects in relieving pain and inflammation, may be the first in a new class of bioregulators, according to a new study. Continue reading… “Humans Make Aspirin’s Active Principle — Salicylic Acid”

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