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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

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Difference between aspirin and panadol (acetaminophen)?

Difference between aspirin and panadol (acetaminophen)?

Aspirin: Panadol is tylenol or acetaminophen. It is used for pain and fever only. Aspirin can be used for pain but it has anti-inflmmatory qualities that could help with swelling, pain, and fever. ...Read more

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What is the difference between aspirin, tylenol, (acetaminophen) and ibuprofen?

What is the difference between aspirin, tylenol, (acetaminophen) and ibuprofen?

Effect on baby: Aspirin and Ibuprofen are related anti-inflammatory pain medicines. They should be avoided in pregnancy, especially in the 2nd and 3rd trimesters because they can close an important valve in the baby's heart. This valve normally closes at the time of birth which is why they can be taken post-partum. Tylenol (acetaminophen) is a pain reliever that does not have this effect on the baby and is safe in pregnancy. ...Read more

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I'm allergic to aspirin can I take acetaminophen?

I'm allergic to aspirin can I take acetaminophen?

Yes: There is no chemical relationship or cross allergenicity between Aspirin and acetaminophen/tylenol. With an Aspirin allergy you should avoid taking non steroidal antiinflammatory meds like Ibuprofen as these can cause allergic problems in those allergic to aspirin. ...Read more

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Which is better for sunburn - aspirin or tylenol (acetaminophen)?

Which is better for sunburn - aspirin or tylenol (acetaminophen)?

Ibuprofen: Ibuprofen and other "nsaids" (i.e. Naproxen) have strong anti-inflammatory properties and therefore are likely more effective at treating the pain related to a sunburn. ...Read more

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Aspirin (Definition)

Aspirin is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory which is a ...Read more