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Ibuprofen (Definition)

Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (nsaid). It works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body. Ibuprofen is used to reduce fever and treat pain or inflammation caused by many conditions such as headache, toothache, back pain, arthritis, menstrual ...Read more


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Should i take low dose aspirin before or after taking naproxen?

before, perhaps: Ibuprofen definitely interferes with Aspirin effect and the two should never be combined. Naproxen has been controversial - with unclear evidence of a problem with Aspirin or if it can replace aspirin. Probably take Aspirin first, if taking both. ...Read more

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Is it ok to take Diamox (acetazolamide) and low dose aspirin? Also, if I stop taking Diamox (acetazolamide) how long before it 'leaves my system' so I can take aspirin or the like?

Is it ok to take Diamox (acetazolamide) and low dose aspirin? Also, if I stop taking Diamox (acetazolamide) how long before it 'leaves my system' so I can take aspirin or the like?

Acetazolamide & ASA: Serious complications have been reported with concomitant use of Acetazolamide & high dose aspirin. An alternative to Acetazolamide may be an option if aspirin is a necessity. Low dose aspirin may be used while under regular observation by a physician. Acetazolamide clears the body within 1 to 2 days and aspirin can be stated within a day as instructed by your doctor. ...Read more

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Best time to take a daily low dose aspirin?

Best time to take a daily low dose aspirin?

SAME TIME DAILY: It does not matter what time you take it but take it same time daily. ...Read more

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Best time to take low dose aspirin-am or pm?

Best time to take low dose aspirin-am or pm?

Best time PM: Best time is pm as most heart attacks take plave in the morning. ...Read more

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Is it dangerous to take low dose aspirin and caditone?

Is it dangerous to take low dose aspirin and caditone?

Generally no: Aspirin, which is often used to prevent the blood from clotting (and reduce the risk of heart attack) is often used in conjunction with beta blockers, of which caditone is one. However, drug regimens are very individualized as people can suffer side effects and idiosyncratic reactions even at low doses. If there is any concern, you need to work closely with your prescribing physician. ...Read more

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Is it possible for you to safely take low dose aspirin while on ativan (lorazepam)?

Is it possible for you to safely take low dose aspirin while on ativan (lorazepam)?

Should be okay: The combination of Aspirin and Lorazepam does not seem alarming to any extent although i would caution that the propensity to fall while taking Lorazepam for some individuals would make the risk of serious bleed increased. This would be significant in the context of severe head trauma potentially leading to intracranial bleeding. This could be catastrophic although very rare. Stay safe! ...Read more

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I have occasional acid reflux can I take Bayer low dose aspirin 81?

I have occasional acid reflux can I take Bayer low dose aspirin 81?

Aspirin use : I would speak with your doctor about he risk vs. benefits for you in taking, or not taking this medication. ...Read more

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If you take low dose aspirin which is safer Cialis or viagra (sildenafil)?

If you take low dose aspirin which is safer Cialis or viagra (sildenafil)?

Both are fine: Low dose Aspirin is fine w/any oral pde-5 inhibitor such as cialis, levitra, (vardenafil) staxyn, stendra & viagra. Low dose Aspirin can also be used w/alprostadil although you'd want to be more careful if you inject into your penis. ...Read more

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Can I take green tea while taking low dose aspirin to treat high cholesterol?

Can I take green tea while taking low dose aspirin to treat high cholesterol?

Yes & see doctor: The two are not likely to have adverse interaction. However, depending on how high your cholesterol is and what other risk factors may be there, you may need more than green tea. Please consult your doctor, . ...Read more

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I have intermittent AFIB and want to know if I should take more than low dose aspirin before flying.

Atrial fibrillation: the reason for the a-fib should be investigated, a-fib can lead clot formation with the atrium and clot embolism leading to a stroke, aspirin alone may not be sufficient, see a doctor for further evaluation ...Read more

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What is the typical sedative given during an angiogram? Will i be awake? Remember afterwards? Also should I take my low dose aspirin that day?

What is the typical sedative given during an angiogram?  Will i be awake? Remember afterwards?  Also should I take my low dose aspirin that day?

Fentanyl and versed: Are commonly used. Fentanyl or mophine is used for pain while versed is a sedative. You are sleepy but arousable to comply with instructions given by your doctor. ...Read more

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Headache (Definition)

The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more


Dr. Randall Stafford
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Low Dose Aspirin (Definition)

Aspirin is a pain reliever and mild blood thinning agent. If started in early pregnancy has shown a slight reduction in ...Read more