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Aspirin vs ibuprofen heart attack

A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Shahzad
Specializes in Internal Medicine
NSAIDS: NSAIDS are associated with such side effects. In your case, you are young and NSAIDs may not cause heart attack or stroke at this stage. People with u... Read More
Dr. Amrit Singh
Cardiology 52 years experience
No: regular high dose and with other diseases are at high risk.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 31 years experience
Should not: As asked, Ibuprofen would not cause you to have a heart attack. Prolonged use of nsaids may lead to kidney damage and/or intestinal inflammation. Go... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. John Rhoades
Family Medicine 49 years experience
No: There is always a chance of infection--with your medical history I would not suggest it.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Dowd
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Depends: That is a good question. I'd recommend you talk with your doctor about your cardiovascular risk (including risk for heart attack) and also at the risk... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
Asa: this question is best directed to your doctor who has the most information about you and your risk factors
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roland El ghazal
A Verified Doctoranswered
15 years experience
Depends: If you already had a heart attack, chronic Aspirin therapy is recommended as the risks of bleeding outweigh the risk of having another heart attack. F... Read More
A 69-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hanriet Minasian
Internal Medicine 19 years experience
Call 911: If you suspect a heart attack, the first thing you should do is call 911.However, in regards to your Coumadin (warfarin) use, you should still also ta... Read More
A 85-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Discuss with your local team that did your blood work.
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 54 years experience
500 mg ASA daily is a large dose. As you identify as a coronary artery disease patient you should also already be under the care of a specialist Cardi... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 45 years experience
At risk: You father has non-obstructive coronary disease. Plaques can rupture and result in heart attack unpredictably. You cannot make this risk go away but y... Read More