: an agent producing diminished sensation to pain without loss of consciousness : a drug that is used to relieve pain and produce analgesia
Aspirin and acetaminophen are the oral analgesics of first choice in the treatment of mild to moderate pain caused by cancer. William T. McGivney et al.
: relating to, characterized by, or producing analgesia : relieving or lessening pain without loss of consciousness
Ginger, a member of the same plant family as turmeric, contains anti-inflammatory compounds and volatile oils … that show analgesic and sedative effects in animal studies. Anahad O'Connor a topical analgesic cream
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