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Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Yes: Ecotrin is a coated form of aspirin.
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Ecotrin (aspirin): This is enteric coated aspirin. If you crush it you loose this protective effect.
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathryn Ko
33 years experience Neurosurgery
Same time daily: no time issue unless it bothers stomach, then take with food.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Marx
47 years experience Pain Management
It's a NSAID: Ecotrin (aspirin) is enteric-coated Aspirin (which means it just doesn't disolve in your stomach). It might be causing increased bleeding around the t ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Not very: Studies have shown some value, but the most useful dose is a full aspirin taken four times daily, which almost always causes gastritis. Once daily as ... Read More
A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Doe
19 years experience Interventional Radiology
Yes: However coeq has not been conclusively shown to be effective for cardiovascular disease.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Singer
50 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Not effective: Aspirin is an anti inflammatory which might help with pain and muscle aches but it is not an antiviral medication
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Ecotrin (aspirin): Is enteric coated aspirin. Aspirin is a platelet inhibitor. The enteric coating is to protect the stomach from irritation by the aspirin.
A male asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
It is trust issue: first ecotrin is a coated aspirin so it can prevent any stomach reaction to Aspirin In general older population has too issues one is they are slave ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Grenzer
54 years experience Cardiology
See doctor: I recognize ecotrin (aspirin) but do not know what those other medicines are. You have three risk factors at least and are short of breath. You need a ... Read More

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