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Why do some doctors advise you to take baby asprin for chest pains?
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Dr. Albert Pizzo
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In brief: Baby aspirin
Doctors often advise patients to take baby Aspirin daily to help prevent clot formation in the coronary arteries.
Aspirin suppresses platelet aggregation and can decrease the chance of a heart attack due to a blood clot forming.

In brief: Baby aspirin
Doctors often advise patients to take baby Aspirin daily to help prevent clot formation in the coronary arteries.
Aspirin suppresses platelet aggregation and can decrease the chance of a heart attack due to a blood clot forming.
Dr. Albert Pizzo
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In brief: Because it works
Aspirin is a blood thinner and has an anti-inflammatory effect which has been associated with better outcome in case of heart ischemia.

In brief: Because it works
Aspirin is a blood thinner and has an anti-inflammatory effect which has been associated with better outcome in case of heart ischemia.
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