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Would an aspirin regimine for a woman with heart disease and high blood pressure a good idea?

4 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Ronald Krauser answered

Specializes in Rheumatology

Yes: However, check with your doctor before starting low dose asa.

Answered 12/30/2014


Dr. Rodney Del Valle answered

Specializes in

Yes: Aspirin reduces the risk of stroke and heart attacks in patients that already have coronary artery in a daily dose of 81mg/day if no contraindications for it. As a primary prevention the data is controversial and equivocal.

Answered 5/26/2021



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