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Asa Overdose Medication
My double vision is reduced with medication, but at certain point its constant. Can my eyewill be asa healthier as it was?
In regard to my mvp and that my physician has prescribed propranolol and asa, whether these medications could treat my mvp forever or not?
MVP: Mitral valve prolapse is a valular heart disease characterized by the displacement of abnormally thickened mitral valve leaflet into the left atrium during systole.It is diagnosed by 2d echo. The medication given "propanalol" may prevent some of the symptoms of disautonomia which include palpitations and chest pain. Aspirin has anti platelet activity which may be beneficial. ...Read more
Feel better on estrogen. Doctor prescribed low dose. Is that ok if in my 90s? (pacemaker, on thyroid, ntg, cholesterol lowering, asa, other drugs)
How does sulfasalazine measure up to other 5-asa drugs such as asacol (mesalamine) and colazal for ulcerative colitis?
Corticosteroids: But they are not minor league meds. ...Read more
Could endarterectomies include a graft and what happens if the person stops the coumidin and goes to daily asa?
Yes and no: An endarterectomy is when the surgeon opens the artery and scoops out the plaque. A gratt is used as a conduit for a bypass. The graft can be the persons vein or an artificial or prosthetic tube. They can be combined in certain situations if the patient needs both this is up to the surgeon. ...Read more
similar drugs: The active ingredient in pepto, bismuth subsalicylate, is chemically very similar to Aspirin (acetylsalicylic acid). Taking the two together could increase your risk for side effects like bleeding in your stomach. This is especially true if you have clotting problems like von willibrand factor deficiency. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
26 y/o F. Gpa had MI and quadruple bipass at 70 and uncle just had massive MI causing death at 67. Other gpa died of MI at 56. Should take daily ASA?
May b not: While ASA is a good medication for someone who has had a heart attack or stroke or irregularly irregularly heart rhythm, after consultation with a doctor, if you do not have allergy to it. It is not recommend as daily medication for otherwise healthy person just based on family history. Consulting your Provider for details is a better option. ...Read more