Skip to Content

Salicylates

What are Salicylates

A salicylate is a salt or ester of salicylic acid. Salicylates are found naturally in some plants (such as white willow bark and wintergreen leaves) and are thought to protect the plant against insect damage and disease. Aspirin is a derivative of salicylic acid - and is also known as acetylsalicylic acid.

Salicylates are used as food preservatives and antiseptics and have bacteriostatic, fungicidal and keratolytic (skin peeling) properties. Salicylic acid and acetylsalicylic acid have analgesic (pain relieving), anti-inflammatory, and antipyretic (temperature-lowering) effects. The main risk of acetylsalicylic acid at therapeutic dosages is gastrointestinal irritation; however, it can be toxic if ingested in large quantities.

Most people have no problem with salicylate-containing foods or medicines; however, some people are extremely sensitive to them. In addition to aspirin, other common salicylate-containing medicines include bismuth subsalicylate, choline salicylate, diflunisal, magnesium salicylate, and salsalate.

List of Salicylates:

Filter by:
Drug Name DownUp( View by: Brand | Generic ) Reviews Ratings DownUp
Arthritis Pain (More...)
generic name: aspirin
2 reviews
   
10
Bayer Aspirin Regimen (More...)
generic name: aspirin
0 reviews
   
10
Bayer Children's Aspirin (More...)
generic name: aspirin
1 review
   
10
Bufferin Low Dose (More...)
generic name: aspirin
0 reviews
   
10
DeWitt's Pain Reliever (More...)
generic name: magnesium salicylate
2 reviews
   
10
Doan's Pills (More...)
generic name: magnesium salicylate
0 reviews
   
10
Disalcid (Pro, More...)
generic name: salsalate
2 reviews
   
9.0
Aspergum (More...)
generic name: aspirin
0 reviews
   
8.0
Aspir-Low (More...)
generic name: aspirin
0 reviews
   
8.0
Medi-Seltzer (More...)
generic name: aspirin
0 reviews
   
7.0
Trilisate (More...)
generic name: choline salicylate/magnesium salicylate
1 review
   
7.0
Ecotrin (More...)
generic name: aspirin
0 reviews
   
6.0
Dolobid (Pro, More...)
generic name: diflunisal
4 reviews
   
5.2
Bayer Aspirin (More...)
generic name: aspirin
4 reviews
   
4.6
Halfprin (More...)
generic name: aspirin
0 reviews
   
1.0
Alka-Seltzer Original (More...)
generic name: aspirin/citric acid/sodium bicarbonate
0 reviews
   
0.0
Amigesic (More...)
generic name: salsalate
0 reviews
   
0.0
Ascriptin (More...)
generic name: aspirin
0 reviews
   
0.0
Aspir 81 (More...)
generic name: aspirin
0 reviews
   
0.0
Aspiritab (More...)
generic name: aspirin
0 reviews
   
0.0
Aspirtab (More...)
generic name: aspirin
0 reviews
   
0.0
Buffasal (More...)
generic name: aspirin
0 reviews
   
0.0
Choline Magnesium Trisalicylate (Pro, More...)
generic name: choline salicylate/magnesium salicylate
0 reviews
   
0.0
Easprin (More...)
generic name: aspirin
0 reviews
   
0.0
Ecpirin (More...)
generic name: aspirin
0 reviews
   
0.0
Entercote (More...)
generic name: aspirin
0 reviews
   
0.0
Fasprin (More...)
generic name: aspirin
0 reviews
   
0.0
Genacote (More...)
generic name: aspirin
0 reviews
   
0.0
Miniprin (More...)
generic name: aspirin
0 reviews
   
0.0
MST (More...)
generic name: magnesium salicylate
0 reviews
   
0.0
Norwich Aspirin (More...)
generic name: aspirin
0 reviews
   
0.0
Nuprin Backache Caplet (More...)
generic name: magnesium salicylate
0 reviews
   
0.0
Salflex (More...)
generic name: salsalate
0 reviews
   
0.0
Salsitab (More...)
generic name: salsalate
0 reviews
   
0.0
St. Joseph Aspirin (More...)
generic name: aspirin
0 reviews
   
0.0
Tricosal (More...)
generic name: choline salicylate/magnesium salicylate
0 reviews
   
0.0
ZORprin (More...)
generic name: aspirin
0 reviews
   
0.0
Hide