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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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I was wondering does the medication topamax (topiramate) contain aspirin?

I was wondering does the medication topamax (topiramate) contain aspirin?

No: Topamax (topiramate) is a newer anticonvulsant medication that blocks voltage-gated sodium ion channels. It is also used in migraine prevention treatment. Ask your doctor for more information. ...Read more

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What is the recommendation on children under 19 and products that contain aspirin that are used topically not orally? Can they even be around them?

What is the recommendation on children under 19 and products that contain aspirin that are used topically not orally? Can they even be around them?

Confusing wording: We recommend no oral salycalates (aspirin or other salicylate products) in kids under 16 due to an association with Reye syndrome.If given during viral illnesses, specifically flu or chickenpox, liver failure might occur. The condition is almost unheard of today.There is no reason to fear their use in older kids/adults or having them around kids.We still use aspirin in a few kid diseases. ...Read more

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Does motrin contains aspirin?

Does motrin contains aspirin?

No: Motrin does not contain aspirin, but it is related to Aspirin (both are known as nsaids). You should not take full doses of Aspirin if you are taking Motrin also. You can still take Aspirin for heart prevention. If you do so, make sure and take it at least 1 hour before taking motrin. ...Read more

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Does aspirin contain caffeine?

No: Aspirin alone does not contain caffeine. But medicines like bc powders, and goody powders have Aspirin and caffeine. ...Read more

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What quantity of aspirin is contained in over-the-counter aspirin products?

What quantity of aspirin is contained in over-the-counter aspirin products?

Variable: http://www.reyessyndrome.org/pdfs/medicationscontainingaspirin.pdf. Can check products individually for ASA content. ...Read more

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