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aspirin and low platelet count

A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
35 years experience Pediatrics
No: You still have more than enough platelets for the routine clotting you need to do, so taking a baby Aspirin with those platelet counts is not a proble ... Read More
Dr. Georgianne Snowden
33 years experience Interventional Radiology
No: Although your platelet count is low. It is low-normal. I would however, use a baby aspirin. Do not add Aspirin if you are currently taking other blood ... Read More
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Dr. Maureen Nash
23 years experience Geriatric Psychiatry
Ask your doc: Specific decisions like this require someone knowing all about your history and your family history. Risks and benefits of treatment are very specifi ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
25 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Important.: Further investigation is warranted to determine is you have immune thrombocytopenic purpura, gestational thrombocytopenia, preeclampsia, among other p ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Le Wang
Dr. Le Wang answered
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends: Depends on how low of your platelet. nl 150 -450,000. If
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
?ITP: It could be idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpure (ITP},but if you taking any medication it could be secondary side effect of medication , so you should ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Le Wang
Dr. Le Wang answered
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Suggestion: Platelet number has a wide range (150 - 450,000). But I suggest you to follow your PCP for the stability of your platelet. If keep dropping or persist ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
ITP: You should see your doctor for blood test to find the cause.
A 70-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See below: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: It depends how low the platelet count really is. Counts below 50, 000 are the most problematic. Generally, Motrin and other nsaids should not be used ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Anemia: Nutritional component deficiency can be and commonly responsible, can be corrected easily. But this two component problem at her age can be more serio ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Nowicki
23 years experience Gynecologic Oncology
The opposite: Any patient with cancer is at risk for thrombosis, but during the time that the platelets are low the opposite is possible. Depending how low the pla ... Read More
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