Aspirin & penicillin questions
1. (a) State what is meant by the term analgesic and explain the difference in the mode of action of mild and strong analgesics.(b) Identify two functional groups attached to the phenyl group in a molecule of aspirin.(c) State one beneficial effect (other than its analgesic action) and one side effect of aspirin.(a) State the equations for both of these syntheses using structural formulas.