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- n. an anti-inflammatory drug that does not contain steroids
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Blue-green algae available at most health-food stores contains omega fatty acids and the antioxidant phycocyanin and works similarly to a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug like ibuprofen.
Because her symptoms were intensifying, her rheumatologist started her on a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medicine, Relafen, used often in treating arthritis.