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What time of the day is best to take a baby aspirin for heart health purposes?

What time of the day is best to take a baby aspirin for heart health purposes?

Glad you asked!: Aspirin irreversibly binds platelets for the life of the platelet (which is 10 days). Every day, our bodies make new platelets replacing the 10% that is lost. When you take one single aspirin, you have an antiplatelet ("blood thinning") effect that lasts at least 5 days (50% of your circulating platelets). Bottom line: it doesn't matter what time you take the aspirin. The effect lasts a long time. ...Read more

Dr. William Shaffer
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Baby Aspirin (Definition)

Baby aspirin is low-dose aspirin thought to prevent complications such as miscarriage, preterm delivery, or pre-eclampsia in ...Read more


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What is the best time of the day to take a baby aspirin for heart therapy purposes?

What is the best time of the day to take a baby aspirin for heart therapy purposes?

Any time.: Aspirin's antiplatelet effect lasts for approximately 8 days; therefore, it does not matter what time of day one takes a daily dose. ...Read more

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When is the best time to take aspirin for your heart?

When is the best time to take aspirin for your heart?

Aspirin: Can be taken any time of day, its platelet effects are long lasting. ...Read more

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What is the best time of day to take omeprazole?

What is the best time of day to take omeprazole?

Morning: Usually in the morning on an empty stomach, and do not eat for 1/2 hour after. However if yoyur symptoms are at night, then doctors may prescribe it to be taken in the evening or bedtime. Check with the doctor who prescribed it. ...Read more

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What is the best time to take a baby aspirin?

What is the best time to take a baby aspirin?

No real issue: Absorbed fine. If it bothers your stomach it is perfectly good to take it with food. ...Read more

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What is the best time of day to take your prenatal vitamin?

What is the best time of day to take your prenatal vitamin?

Depends: The timing is not as important as you taking it regularly. Compliance is criticsl take it with food since it can make you nauseated. ...Read more

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When is the best time to take aspirin for preventative heart issues?

Any time: It absolutely doesn't matter at all. The antiplatelet effect of Aspirin lasts for the life of the platelet (10 days) and is irreversible. By taking an Aspirin each day, you assure that all platelets are affected. The timing doesn't matter since 90% of your platelets are affected on any given day. ...Read more

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When is the best time of the day to take a daily aspirin?

Whatever time of: Day works best for you. Select a time that you can work into your routine and remember. Try to take it the same time each day. Take care. ...Read more

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What's the best time of day to take lisinipril?

What's the best time of day to take lisinipril?

Probably am: Lisinopril has its maximum effects over the next 2-10 hours or so and then the effects tend to wear off somewhat. If you take this medication in the morning, you would receive most of the benefits while you are up and about during the day. Then while you are sleeping at night the blood pressure is naturally lower and you do not need the medication to be working as strongly at that point. ...Read more

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Hi.. when is the best time of the day to take folic acid? And how many mg?

Hi.. when is the best time of the day to take folic acid? And how many mg?

Anytime: There is no best time of day to take folic acid. These days, most foods are fortified with folic acid to prevent folate defeciency. However, if you want to take a supplement, I would recommend 1 mg daily with a meal. Most multivitamins have this in them. Your best bet is taking one multivitamin daily. ...Read more

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What is the best time of day to take acidophilus? Is bed time the best?

Doesn't matter: There is no best time to time to take it. Just make sure you take it daily. ...Read more

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When is the best time to take a baby aspirin?

ASA: If medically indicated, then take it with food. ...Read more

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What is the best time of day to check my BP at home?

Random: Any time you check - you would want your BP to be within normal range. Rest for 10 - 15min prior to checking. Check random times of the day - keep a log and bring it to your doctor's appt. ...Read more

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What is the best time of day to take magnesium and B12 supplements?

What is the best time of day to take magnesium and B12 supplements?

B12 / Magnesium: With B12 it is the route that matters. Most people who are low need to bypass the GI track and take it in intramuscular form or under the tongue. The magnesium depends on the preparation and bio availability. It often has to be split into twice a day doses. Discuss this with the prescribing doctor. You should closely monitor blood levels. With Magnesium and B12 you don't want to guess at things. ...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


Heart Conditions (Definition)

Heart conditions are abnormalities or diseases of the heart. Some are congenital (birth defects), while ...Read more