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A 67-year-old male asked:

Can i substitute a teaspoon of apple cider vinegar in a glass of water for 81 mg. of aspirin when i take my blood pressure pill.

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Bryant Cary
Pharmacology 10 years experience
No: Why are you taking aspirin? Daily low-dose Aspirin has antiplatelet effects with well-established benefits in preventing heart attacks ; strokes. It would not be advisable to discontinue this medication without careful consideration with your doctor.
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Dr. Calvin Weisberger
53 years experience
Vinegar: For a 67y/o, an 81mg Aspirin is far superior prophyllaxis than cider vinegar.
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Last updated Feb 26, 2018

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