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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.
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
Anaphylaxis is a severe, whole-body allergic reaction to a chemical that has become an allergen. After being exposed to a substance such as bee sting venom, the person's immune system becomes sensitized to it. When the person is exposed to that allergen again, an allergic reaction may occur. Anaphylaxis happens quickly after the exposure, is severe, and ...Read more
18 years ago, I had an anaphylactic reaction after taking Bayer aspirin. Dr said never take aspirin again! I haven't. Do you agree?
Yes: Anaphylaxis is a life threatening reaction. If you have had that reaction to Aspirin in the past, a rechallenge with the same medication is unwise. If there were no alternative, then it may be reasonable to attempt a desensitization process., but that is not the case here. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If someone has an allergy to asprin (anaphylaxis) but they need to take it for whatever reason, can they be desensitized to it?
Yes: Yes, it can be done. But after the procedure, you need to take it everyday or you have to repeat the procedure again. Your local allergist could help you with this. ...Read more
Aspirin allergy: Aspirin can cause hives or anaphylaxis and it can cause unusual reactions including asthma wheezing and rhinitis and conjunctivitis similar to hay fever in people who are sensitive. People with asthma and nasal polyps are prone to this reaction which can be severe. Some also react to a similar group of drugs called nsaids which includes ibuprofen. Desensitization by an allergist is possible. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Several types: Unpredictable reactions to Aspirin including: 1) acute asthma in persons with nasal polyps and persistent asthma; 2) anaphylactic reactions; 3) hives and/or angioedema; 4) flare of hives in 25% of persons with chronic hives. Skin or blood tests are of no help with diagnosis. Usually not believed to be ige mediated, but instead related to lipoxygenase products such as leukotrienes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sensitive to aspirin &motrin, in the form of mild hives. no other sym's. can i still take aspirin in event of emergency such as possible heart attack?
Is it okay for me to take nsaid's like naproxen or aspirin? I take acetaminophen (tylenol) and I am allergic to ibuprofen. My father claims he is alle
If true allergy NO: No it is not ok to take any non steroidal including asprin if you have true allergy to ibuprofen true allergy is when you break out with a rash, facial swelling, asthma, shock with vacant fixed gaze and difficulty breathing.People who are allergic to ibuprophen can also have allergy yo Aspirin and other non steroidal meds like naprosyn. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Aspirin: 2 adult aspirins every 6 hours would be the limit, but you shouldn't take this dose for more than a day or two because of potential irritation of the stomach and duodenal lining and gi bleeding. It is unnecessary to take this theurapeutic dose of aspirin nowadays because of the availability of medication like Tylenol,ibuprofen,Aleve,etc and these also have their own precautions. ...Read more
How many aspirins can I take at one time in order to stop my toothache? I have already taken two and it is not helping
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