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Who should take magnesium salicylate tetrahydrate?

Magnesium salicylate tetrahydrate should be taken by those who have pain or swelling caused by rheumatoid arthritis or osteoarthritis. It may also be used by those suffering from mild to moderate pain. This drug may be prescribed to you by your doctor. However, it is also available in some forms and various strengths as an over-the-counter medication.

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