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Is excedrin a blood thinner

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Beede
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
No: Most Excedrin formulations contain 250 mg aspirin, with Acetaminophen and caffeine. Aspirin for prevention of cardiovascular events, is usually dosed... Read More
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 45 years experience
Yes : Excedrin contains aspirin. You need 75 mg of Aspirin to thin the blood. Read the label and be sure that your type of excedrin contains 75 mg. There a... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
Excedrin: Excedrin contains Aspirin which can potentiate anticoagulants by inhibiting platelet function. Taking Aspirin with anticoagulants is possible but shou... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
Pain Management 18 years experience
Well: Everyone is different. So far you are doing OK. At some point in life the results will not be the same. There is no crystal ball as to how long you... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Yelena Kipervas
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Explanation: No, it not the medications with influence on blood sugar. But if you take it for migraine , you maybe drinking more sweet/ sugary fluids at the same t... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
52 years experience
excedrin: Has caffeine which can cause BP to increase.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Ajluni
Cardiology 36 years experience
Yes: Pain and nxiety raise BP and increases the heart rate. They are tressors produing a catecholamine response. Feeling relief may produce the opposite e... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Developing : Developing a headache can occur after donating blood. It is recommended that you hydrate well for 24 to 48 hours after donating blood and avoid stren... Read More
A 69-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Baker
Holistic Medicine 41 years experience
Try healing herbs: Excessive/prolonged acetaminophen can cause serious liver damage but our livers also have a great capacity to heal. I advise a good multivitamin like ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
Need to be seen : For evaluation and management, mean while, saline nasal washes and salt water gargles would help, wish you well
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christian Schultheis
Hematology and Oncology 25 years experience
Bleeding: If you are referring to warfarin, it can cause severe bleeding. If aspirin, bleeding and kidney problems. Be very careful with all blood thinners. ... Read More