U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

325 mg vs 81 mg aspirin

A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Would encourage you : To take it at a time that will work well for you & a time you will be able to remember. For instance, i take my pills right before breakfast each da... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harinder Gogia
Cardiology 32 years experience
No: It is not necessary to seek emergency help.
Dr. Mark Elliott
Emergency Medicine 36 years experience
Not needed: This is basically double the recommended dose in 4 hours, risk is bleeding and also risk to kidneys. This is not dose needing emergency care, but make... Read More
Dr. Sean Baskin
Dr. Sean Baskinanswered
Emergency Medicine 9 years experience
No: Unless you are allergic to Aspirin or took them with the intent to committ suicide. 325mg is typically the maximum single dose.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hamid Hai
Cardiology 55 years experience
Aspirin Overdose ?: This amount of Aspirin (total of 1300mg over 2 to 3 hours) will not cause any adverse effect in most cases. There is a small possibility that there ma... Read More
Dr. William Forsythe
Emergency Medicine 27 years experience
Depends: That amount for an average size adult is not likely to be a problem unless there is a pre existing allergy, bleeding condition or known ulcers or kidn... Read More
Dr. Christopher Conti
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
ASPIRIN: Not a toxic dose, though you might expect stomach stomach upset.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 57 years experience
Aspirin: May take only a few minutes as it dissolves very quickly in stomach. Can even be absorbed from mouth in seconds if chewed.
A 70-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Arnoult
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Indefinitely: Aspirin 325 mg daily is OK for long-term use unless you have problems with bleeding or you are on a prescription medication that interacts with aspir... Read More
A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine 24 years experience
Usually one: Unless high risk and recommended by your cardiologist, usually one baby Aspirin a day is adequate.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
Complex: It is a prostaglandin inhibitor and platelet inhibitor which interferes with clotting, reduces inflammation, reduces fever, and reduces pain. Those ar... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
No: We have not used Aspirin or Aspirin like products in kids under age 16 for decades after it was tied to a rare cause of liver failure/death. The only ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
No: It contains Ibuprofen ; paracetamol.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Melissa Gowans
Pediatrics 21 years experience
No: Aspirin is not considered safe for children due to its association with Reys syndrome. There are special circumstances where a child will be put on as... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership