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A 38-year-old member asked:

Fish oil and aspirin taken together in pregnancy?

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Dr. Michael Hajdu
29 years experience
Why?: You are 38 and pregnant. It is unlikely that you have heart disease. There is no data for Aspirin for primary prevention (before you have heart disease) only for secondary prevention (after your first heart attack or stent). There is less data for fish oil. I would avoid taking anything shaped like a pill during pregnancy beyond a prenatal vitamin without a compelling reason.
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Last updated Jun 24, 2014
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