ASPIRIN 75mg Tablet 10's

Blood Clot Rx required
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INTRODUCTION

ASPIRIN 75MG contains Aspirin which is an Antiplatelet agent. It prevents the formation of blood clots in the body and reduce the risk of its associated conditions (like heart attack or stroke) in patients. Blood clots (also known as thrombosis) are formed in the body due to excessive clumping of tiny blood cells called platelets at a particular region in a blood vessel (artery or vein). These blood clots can happen in any blood vessels supplying major organ (like heart and brain) and usually stops or reduces the flow of blood and oxygen to the organs, leading to various thrombotic problems like heart attack, angina, or stroke. ASPIRIN 75MG can also be used to prevent the risk of heart attack and stroke among patients who have recently undergone a by-pass surgery.

Aspirin is an anti-inflammatory medicine with antiplatelet effects. It reduces the formation of blood clot by preventing platelets (tiny blood cells that are involved in blood clot formation) from clumping together in the blood vessels. Although aspirin is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medicine, it is not suitable for reducing fever in the body.

While taking ASPIRIN 75MG, it is important to keep yourself hydrated as, it may make you get dehydrated (excessive thirsty with dryness of mouth) very easily. Make sure that you drink plenty of fluids while taking ASPIRIN 75MG. Before taking ASPIRIN 75MG, inform your doctor if you have asthma or any liver, kidney, or heart diseases. ASPIRIN 75MG is generally not recommended for use in pregnant or breastfeeding women and in children (below 16 years) unless advised by your doctor. The most common side effects of ASPIRIN 75MG are indigestion and bruising. Consult your doctor if any of the side effect worsens.

USES OF ASPIRIN 75MG

  • It prevents the formation of blood clots in the body and reduce the risk of its associated conditions (like heart attack or stroke)

HOW ASPIRIN 75MG WORKS

ASPIRIN 75MG is an anti-inflammatory medicine with antiplatelet effects. It reduces the formation of blood clots by directly inhibiting the production of certain enzymes and hormones that are involved in aggregation of platelets (tiny blood cells involved in blood clotting), which ultimately results in prevention of thrombotic disorders like heart attack or stroke.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Take ASPIRIN 75MG exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Swallow it as whole and do not crush or chew it.  

SIDE EFFECTS OF ASPIRIN 75MG

COMMON

  • indigestion
  • increased tendency for bleeding

UNCOMMON

  • skin rash with itching
  • runny nose
  • difficulty in breathing

RARE

  • Inflammation of stomach causing stomach pain
  • nausea and vomiting
  • asthma attacks or cramps in the lower respiratory tract
  • bruising with purple spots 
  • abnormal heavy or prolonged menstrual periods (women)

Stop taking ASPIRIN 75MG and contact your doctor immediately if you experience,

  • signs of allergic reactions (such as skin rash, swelling of your lips, face or body, rash leading to difficulty in swallowing, sudden wheezing, or fainting)
  • serious skin reactions (such as skin redness with blisters or peeling and may be associated with high fever and joint pains)
  • signs of bleeding inside the body (such as coughing up blood, blood in vomit, urine or feces, black stools, or stroke)

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Nausea and vomiting:

Try to take ASPIRIN 75MG with or just after a meal or a snack. Stick to simple meals. Avoid eating rich or spicy food. Consult your doctor if they do not improve.

Skin rash:

Avoid hot showers because hot water can irritate your skin further. Do not scratch the affected area. Use protective clothing when going outdoors. Regularly moisturize your skin. Consult your doctor if the symptom does not improve.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

ASPIRIN 75MG is not recommended for use in pregnant women especially during the last 3 months of pregnancy unless specifically directed by the doctor.

BREASTFEEDING

ASPIRIN 75MG is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. Consult your doctor for advice.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

Do not drive or operate any tools or machines if your ability is affected by ASPIRIN 75MG.

ALCOHOL

Avoid alcohol consumption while taking ASPIRIN 75MG, as it could enhance the risk of side effects.

KIDNEY

ASPIRIN 75MG is not recommended in patients with severe kidney diseases. Consult your doctor for advice.

LIVER

ASPIRIN 75MG is not recommended in patients with severe liver diseases. Consult your doctor for advice.

ALLERGY

Do not take ASPIRIN 75MG if you are allergic to Aspirin, or other salicylates or non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (Ex. paracetamol, ibuprofen, diclofenac).

LUNGS

ASPIRIN 75MG is not recommended for use in patients who had an asthma attack. It should be used with caution among patients with respiratory diseases such as asthma, hay fever (allergic reaction causing nasal decongestion) or nasal polyps (tissue growth inside nose). Consult your doctor before taking.

HEART DISEASE

ASPIRIN 75MG should be used with caution in patients with heart disease (such as high blood pressure). Consult your doctor for advice.

OTHERS

ASPIRIN 75MG is not recommended for use if you:

  • have or previously had ulcers in the stomach and intestines
  • have or previously had signs of GI bleeding (such as blood in vomit or feces or black tarry stools)
  • other bleeding or blood clotting disorders (like stroke, hemophilia or deep vein thrombosis, thrombocytopenia, pulmonary embolism)

Before taking ASPIRIN 75MG, inform your doctor if you:

  • are dehydrated (loss of body fluids)
  • have G6PD deficiency (an inherited disorder affecting blood cells)
  • have stomach problems
  • have heavy menstrual period
  • have ever had gout (a type of joint pain)
  • are scheduled for an operation (including minor operations)

Use in Pediatrics:

  • ASPIRIN 75MG is not recommended for use in children and adolescents (aged below 16 years) due to increased risk of side effects. Kindly consult your doctor before taking

Use in Geriatrics:

  • ASPIRIN 75MG should be used with caution among elderly patients. Consult your doctor before taking

INTERACTIONS

A. Drug - Drug interactions:

Before taking ASPIRIN 75MG, inform your doctor if you are taking,

  • medicines used for blood thinning (Ex. warfarin, heparin, phenindione and clopidogrel)
  • medicines used to treat depression (such as fluoxetine, paroxetine, sertraline)
  • methotrexate (a medicine used to treat cancer or rheumatoid arthritis)
  • ciclosporin or tacrolimus (used to suppress immune function and to prevent graft rejection)
  • other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (used to treat pain and inflammation) Ex. ibuprofen
  • hormonal replacement therapy (used to treat hormonal imbalances) Ex. estrogens and progestins
  • corticosteroids (used to treat pain and inflammation) Ex. prednisolone
  • medicines used to treat epilepsy (Ex. phenytoin, Valproic acid)
  • medicines used to treat diabetes (Ex. glibenclamide, glipizide or insulin)
  • medicines used to treat high blood pressure such as ACE inhibitors (Ex. ramipril, captopril) or diuretics (Ex. spironolactone and acetazolamide)
  • lithium (used to treat manic-depressive illness)
  • medicines used to treat gout (Ex. sulfinpyrazone or probenecid)
  • digoxin (used to treat abnormal heartbeat)
  • acetazolamide (used to treat increased pressure in the eye)
  • metamizole (used to decrease pain and fever)

Overdosage:

If you accidentally take excess of ASPIRIN 75MG, consult your doctor immediately. Symptoms of overdose are stomach pain, headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, ringing in ears, confusion, rapid breathing, fever, excess sweating, restlessness, seizures, or hallucinations.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Aspirin
Pharmacological Category :   Antiplatelet agent
Therapeutic Indication :   Prevention of blood clots
Dosage Forms :   Tablet, Capsule and Suppository

MORE INFORMATION

  • Keep ASPIRIN 75MG out of reach of children
  • Store below 25°C

FAQs ABOUT ASPIRIN 75MG

Can ASPIRIN 75MG be used to treat fever?

Although ASPIRIN 75MG, is a NSAID medicine, it is generally used either alone or in combination with other blood thinning medicines to prevent formation of blood clots in the body. It is not suitable for reducing fever in patients as this dose may not be working adequately in reducing body temperature. Consult your doctor and you would be prescribed with a different medicine.

Can ASPIRIN 75MG make you to bleed more easily?

Yes. Since ASPIRIN 75MG works by altering the normal clotting time of blood, patients may experience an increased tendency to bleed even after minor cuts or injuries. Therefore ASPIRIN 75MG must be used with caution only under necessary condition. Before taking ASPIRIN 75MG, it is better to inform your doctor that if you are scheduled for any surgical procedures (including minor procedures) as a precaution. Pregnant women should not take ASPIRIN 75MG especially during the last 3 months, as it could increase the tendency to bleed during childbirth.

Is it necessary to take ASPIRIN 75MG following by-pass surgery?

ASPIRIN 75MG is used as a preventive measure against the development of heart attack and stroke among patients who have undergone by-pass surgery and therefore it is necessary to continue to take ASPIRIN 75MG as instructed by your doctor.

Can ASPIRIN 75MG and paracetamol be taken together?

No. Avoid using many NSAIDS medicine together while taking ASPIRIN 75MG, as it may cause unwanted side effects. Kindly consult your doctor before taking other anti-inflammatory medicines like paracetamol, ibuprofen etc.

Can ASPIRIN 75MG cause low platelet count?

There is no proper information about the use of ASPIRIN 75MG in causing low platelet count. However, it can cause altered blood count which may be caused due to excessive internal bleeding during prolonged treatment. Consult your doctor if you experience any signs of low platelet count like fever or flu-like symptoms.

Can ASPIRIN 75MG be taken daily?

Take ASPIRIN 75MG as advised by your doctor. Your doctor will decide the correct dose, frequency and duration of therapy depending on your age, body weight and disease condition. Continue to take ASPIRIN 75MG unless your doctor tells you to stop.

Can ASPIRIN 75MG be used in children?

No. {GBNKEYWORD] is generally not recommended for use in children (below 16 years) due to increased risk of side effects. Kindly consult your doctor before taking.

REFERENCES

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2. Briggs GG, Freeman RK, editors. A Reference Guide to Fetal and Neonatal Risk: Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation. 10th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health; 2015. Page: 92-97.

3. Sunitha V. Ittaman, Jeffrey J. Van Wormer and Shereif H. Rezkalla. The Role of Aspirin in the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease: Clinical medicine and research. NCBI; PMC US National Library of Medicine, National Institute of Health. December 2014. [Accessed 26th March 2022] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4317158/

4. Dexcel ®-Pharma Ltd. Electronic Medicines Compendium (EMC) [Revised May 2021] [Accessed 26th March 2022] https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/files/pil.2614.pdf

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USEFUL DIAGNOSTIC TESTS

  • Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time
  • Complete Blood Count
  • Prothrombin Time

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