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Figure 3: Concentration-time curve of protein-unbound aspirin and salicylic acid in the blood after aspirin administration at 30 mg/kg. The control group (aspirin administration only): concentration of ASA (●), concentration of SA (○). The acupuncture group (acupuncture stimulation 15 min before aspirin administration): concentration of ASA (■), concentration of SA (□). The electro-acupuncture group (electro-acupuncture stimulation 15 min before aspirin administration): concentration of ASA (▲), concentration of SA (∆). Acetylsalicylic acid (ASA); salicylic acid (SA). Acupuncture (A); electro-acupuncture (EA).