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can i take baby aspirin in morning or night?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Either, whatever : You can remember and will work with your schedule. Try to take it the same time each day. Take care.

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A 32-year-old member asked:

Can baby aspirin make periods lighter or heavier?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
Heavier: Aspirin, even 81 mg, interferes with platelet function thus promoting bleeding.
A 45-year-old member asked:

Is it ok to swallow baby aspirin instead of chewing it?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
Yes: Yes. It works faster when chewed but, if you're not in a hurry, swallowing is fine. (if you're taking it everyday, you have an Aspirin effect already so there's no hurry, but when people are having chest pain and not on Aspirin or their status isn't known, chewing gets it into their system faster).
A 42-year-old member asked:

What is the difference between baby aspirin and normal aspirin?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Dose: Babies should not be given aspirin the so called "baby aspirin" is a 65 mg tablet. Regular Aspirin is anywhere from 325 to 1000 mg.
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A 28-year-old male asked:

Should everyone over 50 take a baby aspirin?

2 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Family Medicine 31 years experience
No: Aspirin taken daily can be very beneficial in preventing heart attacks and strokes. However, not everyone should be on Aspirin therapy as there are medical conditions (ulcers, drug allergies, bleeding disorders, etc.) that could worsen with daily Aspirin use. In addition, there could be interactions with other medications. Discuss with your doctor before starting any Aspirin therapy.
A 29-year-old member asked:

Can a baby use aspirin?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
No: We have not used Aspirin or Aspirin like products in kids under age 16 for decades after it was tied to a rare cause of liver failure/death. The only exceptions are treating kids with arthritis, kawasaki disease or rheumatic fever. The "baby aspirin" as a low dose has resurfaced & is used with adults to help prevent heart attacks.

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