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Doctor insights on: Side Effects Of Taking Too Much Aspirin

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Can aspirin overdose or to much aspirin use lead to organ damage or damage to certain parts of the body?

Can aspirin overdose or to much aspirin use lead to organ damage or damage to certain parts of the body?

Many: Overdose of Aspirin can cause bleeding from ulcers or platelet dysfunction and bleeding in many places, can cause kidney dysfunction and an initial rapid breath to get rid of acid and the failure of that mechanism leads to metabolic acidosis, renal and respiratory failure. It can cause ringing in the ears. That is why even the commercial advocating use of Aspirin as a regular pain med scares me. ...Read more

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Side effects from aspirin?

Side effects from aspirin?

Several: Aspirin offers benefits and dangerous side effects. For a thorough discussion of the topic see http://mdprevent. Blogspot. Com/2013/02/dr-oz-and-asprin-is-he-being. Html. Aspirin isn't for everyone and high cholesterol alone may not be an indication to take it. Other factors such as family history of heart attacks and strokes, high blood pressure, obesity, etc. Must weigh in so speak with your doctor. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of aspirin?

What are the side effects of aspirin?

Several: Ulcers, bleeding, easy bruising, macular degeneration are all associated with Aspirin use. For a detailed discussion, please see my blog at http://mdprevent. Blogspot. Com/2013/02/dr-oz-and-asprin-is-he-being. Html. It discusses the pros and cons of aspirin. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of using aspirin?

Stomach ulcer: Irritation of stomach lining can cause bleeding hence this medicine should be taken full stomach ti minimize the side effects. ...Read more

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Need to know are there any side effects that can happen from aspirin?

Need to know are there any side effects that can happen from aspirin?

Several: Aspirin offers benefits and dangerous side effects. For a thorough discussion of the topic see http://mdprevent. Blogspot. Com/2013/02/dr-oz-and-asprin-is-he-being. Html. Aspirin isn't for everyone and high cholesterol alone may not be an indication to take it. Other factors such as family history of heart attacks and strokes, high blood pressure, obesity, etc. Must weigh in so speak with your doctor. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of an expired aspirin and how long they will last?

What are the side effects of an expired aspirin and how long they will last?

Same as fresh: The side effects of expired aspirin should be the same as fresh aspirin, but probably a little less so. Most medications lose potency (strength) when they expire, but some become toxic. It's always best to discard any expired medication and replace it with a new supply. ...Read more

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Where can you purchase COX-2? The antiinflmatory that works like aspirin with less side effects?

Need a prescription: COX-2 inhibitor medication, like Celebrex, is not available without prescription from a doctor. The closest over-the-counter alternatives are ibuprofen (e.g Advil) and naproxen (e.g. Aleve). If you need a pain or anti-inflammatory medication for more than very short courses (2-3 days), you should discuss your condition with a healthcare provider. ...Read more

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What are the side effects of aspirin for people undergoing chemotherapy?

Many potential compl: Aspirin can cause bleeding. Since chemotherapy lowers platelet counts, you do not want to compromise the remaining ones that you as aspirin makes them non functional. It can also cover up fever which is a sign of infection, so it is dangerous to take it...there are safer medicines that can be taken instead, like Tylenol (acetaminophen) provided your oncologist is made aware of it. ...Read more

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Can daily ingestion of 600-1200 mg of aspirin cause any side effects? 62 yr old woman uses 125ct 325mg aspirin every month

The: The maximum recommended dose of Aspirin per day is 4 grams (4000mg). However daily ingestion of 600-1200mg is quite a bit and may result in GI effects (ulcers, abdominal pain, pancreatitis, etc); headaches, low blood pressure, potassium abnormalites etc. Etc the list goes on and on. The person in question should visit her primary care provider and go over other safer options to manage her pain. ...Read more

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What are irbesartan/ aspirin side effects?

Side effects: There are so many side effects. Difficult to enumerate here. What exactly you are feeling? So that I can say whether it is a side effect or not. ...Read more

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Is one shot of toradol dangerous for someone taking aspirin and lisionpril? For how long could side effects occur?

See below.: A single shot of toradol is probably ok depending upon kidney function. Would not want to continue toradol, Lisinopril and then become dehydrated or begin a diuretic without monitoring. Kidney side effects would begin relatively quickly if they were going to occur. This would be noted only by drawing blood. Would lst for several days then resolve. There would be no symptoms. ...Read more

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What are common irbesartan/aspirin side effects?

What are common irbesartan/aspirin side effects?

Most common: More common adverse reactions with irbesartan include high potassium, fatigue, dizziness, low blood pressure. More common adverse reactions with aspirin include GI upset, rash, bruising/bleeding. ...Read more

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Shouls I take a baby aspirin daily for the rest of my life. Can this have any longterm side effects or anything?

Shouls I take a baby aspirin daily for the rest of my life. Can this have any longterm side effects or anything?

Likely not.: However, unless you have problems contributing to heart disease or stroke, ie. High bp, bad cholesterol, diabetes, or a strong family hx, you will probably receive less cardioprotection. However, low dose asa may decrease the risk for colon ca! ...Read more

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Once daily, I am taking aldactone 75mg, concor 2.5mg, tritace (ramipril) 10mg and aspirin 100mg. I have been diagnosed with primary hypertension and conn's syndrome. I wish to replace aldactone with eplerenone due some side effects I don't particularly

Once daily, I am taking aldactone 75mg, concor 2.5mg, tritace (ramipril) 10mg and aspirin 100mg. I have been diagnosed with primary hypertension and conn's syndrome. I wish to replace aldactone with eplerenone due some side effects I don't particularly

Conn's and spiro: In general I recommend Conn's do the DASH diet 14 day trial (Chap 9 in Book) before anything else or before switching to Eplerenone as low Na K diet minimizes need 4 other BP meds including spiro. Check with team. Recommend you join my Yahoo group where we have 1, 000 +like you so you can work with your team to get back to good heath. DASH book ISBN: 0-7434-1007-6
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What side effects are commonly associated with Bayer (aspirin) migraine formula?

What side effects are commonly associated with Bayer (aspirin) migraine formula?

Side effects: Bayer Migraine Formula contains three active ingredients: aspirin, acetaminophen, and caffeine; and therefore can cause any of the common side effects of each of these ingredients. Common side effects include: stomach upset, prolonged bleeding time, hives, severe allergic reactions, nervousness, irritability, insomnia, and increased heart rate. ...Read more

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What side effects are commonly associated with Bayer (aspirin) migraine formula?

What side effects are commonly associated with Bayer (aspirin) migraine formula?

Typical formula: Contains caffeine, tylenol, (acetaminophen) and aspirin, but depending on age of prep, has been modified over the years. Anticipate maybe some stomach distress, and maybe anxiety from caffeine, but otherwise, in low dosage should be quite benign. Interestingly, a similar prep, excedrin migraine seems of benefit in mild migraine headaches. ...Read more

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How do they know 40mg of aspirin daily instead of 81 isn't just as effective for protection of stable CAD patients w/ a lower risk of side effects?

How do they know 40mg of aspirin daily instead of 81 isn't just as effective for protection of stable CAD patients w/ a lower risk of side effects?

Stable Angina Tx: 44 year old gentleman with a question about aspirin dose in CAD. The American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association guidelines for the management of patients with chronic stable angina give a dosing range of 75-162mg of aspirin per day unless contraindicated to decrease fatal MI, stroke, vascular deaths. A later meta analysis showed similar benefit at 50mg. Trust your MD to set dose. ...Read more

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Dr what is the use of juspirin aspirin 81 mg?? I had a miscarriage at 5 weeks 6 months before. Doc told me to have everyday noon, any side effects?

Miscarriage risk: Low dose aspirin may reduce the risk of a repeat miscarriage. You need to discus this with your OB. You will need to stop it about a month before your delivery. ...Read more

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Severe migraine for several days, no med, no remedy works, should I take Excedrin (acetaminophen, aspirin), any side effects, age 28, 140 lbs, female?

Severe migraine for several days, no med, no remedy works, should I take Excedrin (acetaminophen, aspirin), any side effects, age 28, 140 lbs, female?

That is safe: It may help you to take 1 excedrin 3 times per day for 3-4 days. For long-lasting migraine headaches, sometimes other remedies are helpful, such as the medicines amitriptyline or propranolol.

Are you certain it is a migraine? ...Read more

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Can I take a baby aspirin everyday? 18 years old and have high blood pressure. Benefits and side effects?

Can I take a baby aspirin everyday? 18 years old and have high blood pressure. Benefits and side effects?

Y would U want to?: Baby Aspirin helps prevent clots (thus heart attacks and ischemic (clot-related) type strokes. Unfortunately, by the same token, it increases with risk of bleeding including hemorrhagic (bleeding-type) strokes. No study I'm familiar with has shown benefit for Aspirin for anyone under the age of 50. Even 40 year old men showed no benefit for primary prevention. (people without disease). ...Read more

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My 9 month old son is on warfarin, aspirin and propranolol becouse of his giant coronary aneurysm, what's the side effects of this medications?

Several: Warfarin - biggest side effect is bleeding, need to carefully monitor inr. Aspirin will increase this risk. Propranalol can drop blood pressure and cause lethargy. ...Read more

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Took my first tamoxifen pill yesterday. I am having headaches today could I take aspirin, Advil or tylenol (acetaminophen)? Are headaches one of the side effects?

Took my first tamoxifen pill yesterday. I am having headaches today could I take aspirin, Advil or tylenol (acetaminophen)? Are headaches one of the side effects?

Can be: Treat symptoms as you normally would. However, if they continue contact your doctor. Tamoxifen increases risk of blood clot and stroke. Benefit greatly outweighs this risk. ...Read more

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Is it proven that an aspirin everyday has more side effects to the body than benefits towards prevention of heart attack and stroke?

Controversy: If you have had one TIA or MI then there is no controversy and Aspirin is indicated. The controvecy is for someone who never had any MI OR STROKE. ...Read more

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Which are the side effects of flu vaccine in 11 month old baby, he is on warfarin, aspirin and propranolol becouse of aneurysms in coronary arteries?

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Minor discomforts: Fever and local pain over the injection site are the common side effects. Since your infant is on chronic Aspirin therapy, annual influenza vaccination is essential. Reye syndrome has been known to occur to children who take Aspirin while they are having flu (influenza). ...Read more

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I have 30mg codeine with 300mg asprin in it. If I take 2 will the asprin have negative side effects/ is it safe? Thanks

I have 30mg codeine with 300mg asprin in it. If I take 2 will the asprin have negative side effects/ is it safe? Thanks

Take as directed: Take your medication as the doctor prescribed. However if you take 2 tablets of the Codeine 30mg with Aspirin 300mg you will be fine, this does not exceed the maximum dose of Codeine or Aspirin. ...Read more

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