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How many aspirins a day is it safe to take on a regular daily schedule? I take four 325mg tablets every day.

How many aspirins a day is it safe to take on a regular daily schedule? I take four 325mg tablets every day.

Aspirin Dose: This is a difficult question to answer without knowing why you are taking it. If you are taking Aspirin for its cardioprotectant effect, the dose is considerably lower than what you are taking on the other hand, if you are taking it as an anti-inflammatory agent for osteoarthritis, the dose seems a little low. The doctor who prescribed your Aspirin therapy is the best person to answer this ...Read more

Amoxicillin (Definition)

Amoxicillin is in the penicillin class of antibiotics. All penicillins are distinguished by the presence of a beta-lactam ring, and are known to kill bacteria by inhibiting synthesis (production) ...Read more


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I have recently had two teeth out and I am on amoxicillin antibiotics can I take aspirin for the pain relief?

I have recently had two teeth out and I am on amoxicillin antibiotics can I take aspirin for the pain relief?

Pain relief: Ask the dentist who removed the teeth what they would recommend for pain relief. Depending on when the teeth were removed, you should return for a post-op exam. ...Read more

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I take methotrexate 7.5mg a week. I've heard NOT to take ibuprofen/ aspirin & amoxicillin b/c it rises MTX levels but I've been told to take these?

I take methotrexate 7.5mg a week. I've heard NOT to take ibuprofen/ aspirin & amoxicillin b/c it rises MTX levels but I've been told to take these?

Methotrexate: all of these drugs may increase your methotrexate levels. if you need to take those drugs it is safer at the lower rheumatologic dose vs the higher chemo dosed. It is suggested that when using these drugs with methotrexate follow your CBC. ...Read more

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Can you take aspirin while taking amoxicillin?

Can you take aspirin while taking amoxicillin?

Yes: Don't take Aspirin on empty stomach. Always after something to eat, otherwise causes gastritis ...Read more

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Can aspirin and amoxicillin be taken together?

Can aspirin and amoxicillin be taken together?

Yes: If a person has no problems taking Aspirin and Amoxicillin separately, then he should have no problems taking them together. ...Read more

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What do you advise if I'm using amoxicillin for uvulitis/laryngitis can I take aspirin?

What do you advise if I'm using amoxicillin for uvulitis/laryngitis can I take aspirin?

No Aspirin: Safer not to use ASA during this time. Best since you may bleed if talk alcohol and smoking which you should not, or gastric acid reflux. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take amoxicillin if you have or have had asthma?

Is it safe to take amoxicillin if you have or have had asthma?

Yes: Yes asthmatic patients can take amoxicillin unless they have allergies to penicillins or “beta-lactams”. Typical signs of allergic reactions to medication may include chest tightness and wheezing, which could worsen asthma symptoms if an allergic reaction does occur. ...Read more

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How soon after starting Amoxicillin for strep throat should my throat feel better? I've taken one full day and am still in extreme pain!

How soon after starting Amoxicillin for strep throat should my throat feel better? I've taken one full day and am still in extreme pain!

At least 48 hrs.: Antibiotics are not like aspirin or Tylenol. You cannot expect to get significant relief from symptoms of a bacterial infection (in this case strep pharyngitis) for at least 48 or perhaps even 72 hrs. after beginning the antibiotic. Of course, we are assuming that strep is VERIFIED & not just being given on the basis of a red throat white dots or not which often times turn out a viral infection. ...Read more

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Dr. Philip Miller
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Amoxil (Definition)

Amoxicillin (inn), formerly amoxycillin (ban) in some markets, and abbreviated amox, is a moderate-spectrum, bacteriolytic, β-lactam antibiotic used to treat bacterial infections ...Read more


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Halfprin (Definition)

Halfprin is a platelet inhibitor which is a kind of anti-coagulation drug ...Read more