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How does ibuprofen act differently from aspirin?

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Dr. Budi Bahureksa
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Aspirin long acting

Aspirin has a long acting effect of about 1 week, Ibuprofen is less than a day.

In brief: Aspirin long acting

Aspirin has a long acting effect of about 1 week, Ibuprofen is less than a day.
Dr. Budi Bahureksa
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Dr. Tim McDonough
Aspirin can help prevent heart attacks, ibuprofen does not, in fact can block the antiplatelet effects of aspirin.
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