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Aspirin(ASA)

Aspirin(ASA) Information

Aspirin(ASA) Benefits & Uses

Aspirin(ASA) is used to treat the following -

Aspirin(ASA) Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Aspirin(ASA)

Aspirin(ASA)

Aspirin(ASA) Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Aspirin(ASA) is used -

  1. Gastrointestinal discomfort
  2. Nausea or vomiting
  3. Dyspepsia
  4. Gastritis Moderate
  5. Reduced blood platelets
  6. Intestinal Ulcer
  7. Abdominal Pain Mild
  8. Heartburn Mild
  9. Irregular heartbeat
  10. Acid Reflux
  11. Constipation Moderate
  12. Skin Rash
  13. Yellow skin
  14. Bronchospasm

Aspirin(ASA) Related Warnings

Is the use of Aspirin(ASA) safe for pregnant women?

Pregnant women may get severe side effects after taking Aspirin(ASA). If you are pregnant, do not take Aspirin(ASA) without a doctor's advice.

Severe

Is the use of Aspirin(ASA) safe during breastfeeding?

Aspirin(ASA) may cause serious side effects in breastfeeding women, so do not take this drug without doctor's advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Aspirin(ASA) on the Kidneys?

Aspirin(ASA) may cause harmful effects on kidney. if you feel its having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

Moderate

What is the effect of Aspirin(ASA) on the Liver?

Aspirin(ASA) is completely safe for the liver.

Safe

What is the effect of Aspirin(ASA) on the Heart?

Aspirin(ASA) may cause harmful effects on the heart. if you feel it's having any such effect, then stop taking this drug, and restart only on your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Severe Interaction of Aspirin(ASA) with Other Drugs

Aspirin(ASA) should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Aspirin(ASA) Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Aspirin(ASA) unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Allergy
  2. Bleeding
  3. Asthma
  4. Gout
  5. Reye's syndrome
  6. Peptic Ulcer
  7. Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency
  8. Liver Disease
  9. Kidney Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Aspirin(ASA)

Is this Aspirin(ASA) habit forming or addictive?

Aspirin(ASA) is not addictive in nature.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

Yes, it is safe to do these activities or work after taking Aspirin(ASA) as it does not make you drowsy.

Safe

Is it safe?

Aspirin(ASA) should be used only after doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

No, Aspirin(ASA) is not used to treat mental disorders.

No

Aspirin(ASA) Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Aspirin(ASA)

There is no information on the effects of taking Aspirin(ASA) with food, because this topic has not been scientifically researched yet.

Unknown

Interaction between Alcohol and Aspirin(ASA)

Information about the interaction of Aspirin(ASA) and alcohol is not currently available because this topic has not been researched yet.

Unknown
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Dr. Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
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Dr. Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
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References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Durlaza (aspirin)
  2. KD Tripathi. Essentials of Medical Pharmacology. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 195-199
  3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 191-194