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Dr. Marvin Den
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Empirin (Overview)

Empirin is a platelet inhibitor which is a kind of anti-coagulation drug (blood and coagulation drug).


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Does empirin (aspirin) contain codeine?

Does empirin (aspirin) contain codeine?

Aspirin: Empirin is brand name aspirin, although versions with Codeine do exist. ...Read more

Dr. Marvin Den
367 doctors shared insights

Empirin (Overview)

Empirin is a platelet inhibitor which is a kind of anti-coagulation drug (blood and coagulation drug).


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About factor 5 leiden: some hematos prescribe baby aspirin as prevention of clots, others say not effective.Shld it not be a clear yes/no answer?

About factor 5 leiden: some hematos prescribe baby aspirin as prevention of clots, others say not effective.Shld it not be a clear yes/no answer?

Asa: If you have other medical problems that warrant you to get Aspirin - like heart problem, diabetes, cholesterol problem, heart disease etc? If the answer is yes- then you should take baby Aspirin for that reason. Aspirin will not really help protect you from venous thrombosis. If you have no blood clots you really do not need to check your factor v leiden mutation status. ...Read more

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The doc prescribed me one or two aspirin but would anything happen if I took three?

The doc prescribed me one or two aspirin but would anything happen if I took three?

Aspirin: That depends on the dosage & what your doctor prescribed it for. Best to talk to the doctor first. ...Read more

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Is aspirin cortal safe and effective in abortion ? If yes , how many dosage to take?

Is aspirin cortal safe and effective in abortion ? If yes , how many dosage to take?

NO!!!: If you are pregnant and don't want to be, please see your own physician or planned parenthood. http://www.plannedparenthood.org/ taking this "cortal" Aspirin is not safe or reliable for abortion. ...Read more

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Would aspirin work the same if i dissolved it in water?

Would aspirin work the same if i dissolved it in water?

I would be concerned: That it would become powder and stick to the sides of the glass - so that dosing would not accurate. ...Read more

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How long does it it take for the effects of aspirin to kick in?

How long does it it take for the effects of  aspirin to kick in?

5-12 minutes: A study published in a cardiology (heart) journal found that Aspirin started working (preventing platelets from clumping) after 5 minutes for chewable tablets, and after 12 minutes for tablets swallowed whole. If an adult takes Aspirin for pain or fever, probably more time needs to pass before he notices less pain or lower fever, perhaps 30 minutes. ...Read more

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Is it safe for me to give empirin (aspirin) if I just had an insulin injection?

Is it safe for me to give empirin (aspirin) if I just had an insulin injection?

Absolutely yes!: Hi. Yes, totally safe to take Empirin (aspirin) with insulin. The two drugs have completely unrelated side effects, which are uninfluenced by one another. ...Read more

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Can you tell me for which of the following conditions would it potentially be dangerous to give someone a tablet of aspirin?

Aspirin do/don'ts: Obviously anyone allergic to aspirin. Do not give to children with fevers. Do not give to people taking blood thinners unless ok'd by their healthcare provider. Do not give to people with history of stomach ulcers or stomach/intestinal bleeding. Do not give to people with a history of acid reflux disease (heart burn). Do not give to people with history of bleeding problems. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Aspirin (Definition)

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