Synonyms for cyclooxygenase |

Synonyms and antonyms for cyclooxygenase

1. cyclooxygenase (n.)

either of two related enzymes that control the production of prostaglandins and are blocked by aspirin


2. cyclooxygenase-2 (n.)

an enzyme that makes prostaglandins that cause inflammation and pain and fever


3. cyclooxygenase-1 (n.)

an enzyme that regulates prostaglandins that are important for the health of the stomach lining and kidneys