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Does having one tablet of aspirin everyday after the age of 40 help avoiding a heart attack?

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Dr. Liviu Klein
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Not in everyone

Only those with sufficient risk factors will benefit from the daily aspirin.
Talk to your primary care doctor to determine if you need it, since taking it without an indication can lead to gastric bleeding.

In brief: Not in everyone

Only those with sufficient risk factors will benefit from the daily aspirin.
Talk to your primary care doctor to determine if you need it, since taking it without an indication can lead to gastric bleeding.
Dr. Liviu Klein
Dr. Liviu Klein
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Dr. Charles Jost
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Decrease Risk

An Aspirin daily can decrease the risk of heart attack by up to 50%.

In brief: Decrease Risk

An Aspirin daily can decrease the risk of heart attack by up to 50%.
Dr. Charles Jost
Dr. Charles Jost
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