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  1. Quercetin and blood pressure
    ... cnidium and later had a ~10/10 drop. But I'd also had aspirin , sometimes arginine, varying exercise, rest, etc so...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Coumadin Warfarin

  2. Atrial fibulation
    ... anticoagulant (like warfarin / Coumadin) or antiplatelet ( aspirin and/or Plavix) isn't seen as necessary? You might...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol Coumadin Plavix Warfarin

  3. Hypertension and inflammation
    ... and its relative ginger and the uber classic is aspirin , though not a food also, avoid sugar - and insulin...
    ... and its relative ginger and the uber classic is aspirin , though not a food also, avoid sugar - and insulin...
    ... and its relative ginger and the uber classic is aspirin , though not a food also, avoid sugar - and insulin...

  4. My 24 Hour Blood Pressure Averages for 2003 compared with 2008
    ... medication I don't take is an ARB. I take Lipitor, aspirin , Ramipril, hctz, Spironolactone, Norvasc, Bisoprolol...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Lipitor Metformin Nexium Norvasc Potassium Reglan Spironolactone

  5. Eye tests and blood pressure
    ... testing. The only advice I was given was to take my aspirin faithfully. I feel lucky I don't have glaucoma, in...

  6. Chest pain and high blood pressure
    ... you should be worried. Ask the Dr. if you can take aspirin which helps prevent a stroke or heart attack. 125...

  7. Bp ~ 145/95
    ... pill with 2 antihypertensives, a statin, and low dose aspirin , that could be taken by anyone at risk of CHD, and...

  8. how concerning *is* a bp of 148/92 while at rest?
    ... his sudden heart attack. Make sure you have some aspirin (325mg) handy as long as he can take it with his allergies ... . He needs to chew aspirin so it gets into the system right away if he starts ... having symptoms of a heart attack. Buy the uncoated aspirin . Aspirin saved my husbands life cause he had two ... is a good idea. Ask the DR. if he should be taking aspirin everyday. I've seen too many women in your situation...
    ... having passed away years ago. I will be buying aspirin today, continuing to encourage him to exercise and...
    ... I've found Bayer aspirin to be the easiest on the stomach-I already have stomach ... issues. I dilute my aspirin in room temperature water & take it with food. I ... a party once & pulled out my shot glass to take my aspirin . Everyone was looking at me until I realized they ... any, so I explained :). Dr. Oz says to dilute aspirin before taking it. If your husbands decides to go ... on DAILY aspirin , he will probably only need a baby aspirin which is ... about 1/4 of a regular aspirin (325mg). It is cheaper that way. I cut the regular ... aspirin in 4 quarters & then just put it in a medicine bottle ... . I don't know if you can buy baby aspirin without all the coating which may not be as effective ... One needs to watch for rectal bleeding when on aspirin therapy which involves checking one's bowel movements...
    Medications also discussed in this post: bayer

  9. Why does toprol cause bruising ?
    ... thinning drugs or any drug which effects blood platelets. Aspirin , Coumadin, Vitamin E, Ginkgo Biloba etc.. have a tendency...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Coreg Coumadin Toprol

  10. My blood pressure is 162 over 102 what can I do
    ... wks is too long to wait. Ask if you can safely take aspirin to protect you from a stroke. What is your family...

  11. Blood pressure flutuations during specific times
    ... between the meds (I have almost the same meds). The aspirin reduces effectiveness of ACE inhibitors greatly. Any...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Norvasc

  12. Nightly potty trips & diuretics
    ... during the night too. I had been taking HCTZ & my aspirin about 9am & then the labetalol about 11am -12N. I...
    ... reduced. I only take a small dose of enteric coated aspirin and am pretty sure the Hctz action remains unaffected ... . A fairly large dose of aspirin or other NSAID could have considerable impact. ...

  13. Concern about taking BP meds on a liquid only diet after surgery
    ... the meds (at least 1/2 glass.) I take lebetalol, aspirin , & HCTZ (diuretic) this way. My esophagus was damaged...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Synthroid

  14. Jumpy Blood pressure
    ... takes several medications BENDROFLUAZIDE sotalol aspirin basically his blood pressure is high sometime...

  15. Would you take a medication that raises blood pressure?
    ... of most strokes & heart attacks. Are you taking aspirin ? Then that increases the risk of bleeding with this...
    ... actual fact, I am not so sure. You asked if I take aspirin . I do. I also have an iron deficiency, which could...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cialis

  16. Morning BP ?
    ... 120/84/77. FYI- Hyzaar 100/25, Toprol 100, 81 mg aspirin . Any and all thoughts would be appeciated. Steve...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Hyzaar Toprol

  17. Pressure High--Afraid of Meds
    ... daily, albuterol, qvar 80 mcg 2 puffs 2xs daily, low aspirin 1x daily, prednisone 5 mg daily, plaquenil 200 mgs...
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  18. Forgot to take hypertension medicines
    ... taking Atenolol 100mg, Lifezar 50 (losartan), and aspirin 75 for nearly a year now and have never missed a dose...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Atenolol

  19. Severe high blood pressure
    ... be good to try. One thing I am doing is taking baby aspirin nightly which is new. I have been taking it 2 weeks...

  20. question about aspirin lowering blood pressure
    ... That is an interesting question. Aspirin does a lot of things one of which is thinning the...
    ... Sunshine, what do you take the aspirin for? FG...
    ... Someone told me that their Dr. said enteric coated aspirin is fine to take....
    ... I'm not a doctor, but I don't think that aspirin can help to lower blood pressure. I would check with ... your doctor before taking aspirin (especially 2), because it does cause the blood to...
    ... have to weigh the pros and cons of long-term use of aspirin . It is great and very effective when used short-term ... . With long-term use, aspirin has been shown to create as many problems as it is ... strointentinal bleeding associated with the use of low dose aspirin ") While aspirin helps in prevention of one type of ... and vomiting are also very common side effects of aspirin use. Did you know that aspirin can induce asthma? ... Some people have aspirin resistance without being aware of it, which means ... that any aspirin taken as a preventative measure will have zero effect ... instance. I am not trying to discourage you from using aspirin at all. Many people depend on it daily for their well ... Aehter suggested, whether or not long-term use of aspirin is right for you - given your age, health status etc ... discuss it with him. I haven't heard anything about aspirin 's blood pressure lowering properties. It reduces inflammati...
    ... If aspirin were beneficial for lowering b/p, then I would have ... a perfect b/p. I have to take aspirin for my thyroiditis plus I take a small dose (81mg ... Sounds like someone along the way got the message about aspirin mixed up. It is helpful as FG said to prevent the ... to the esophagus (throat). I once had to take some aspirin to get rid of a really bad headache caused by my sister ... seconds. It was pretty scary!!! I find Bayer aspirin which has a very thin coating on it to be the easiest...
    Medications also discussed in this post: bayer

  21. I don't think I can take any blood pressure medication
    ... levels. Ask the Dr. if you should be on low dose aspirin to thin the blood & prevent a stroke. Start low impact...
    ... Hi fam: I've been taking low dose aspirin for many years. And, I exercise 5-6 days a week....

  22. is this symptoms of high blood pressure or acid reflux?
    ... have him ask the Dr. whether he should be taking aspirin to decrease the chance of a stroke or heart attack...

  23. request advice for my Father's case
    ... stroke. They have used Heparin and ecosprin and ( aspirin as well , not sure). After 12 hours of Heparin Intravenous...
    Medications also discussed in this post: heparin

  24. Borderline high blood pressure
    ... pressure? Are they called beta-blockers and won't an aspirin do the same thing if their main purpose is to thin...
    ... pressure? Are they called beta-blockers and won't an aspirin do the same thing if their main purpose is to thin...
    ... pressure? Are they called beta-blockers and won't an aspirin do the same thing if their main purpose is to thin ... adrenaline) which causes your blood pressure to go up. And aspirin they are taking it as a preventive measures for Myocardial...

  25. High Blood Pressure
    ... high blood pressure and someone mentioned taking an aspirin . What dosage of aspirin should it be?...

  26. Potassium
    ... ER and was going to that last night. I crushed some aspirin instead. I told hubby we might have to go tonight...
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  27. blood pressure up and won't come back down
    ... that 1/2 of 1% get. Should I start taking the baby aspirin ? Any advice would be great. Thanks in advance. ...
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  28. Newly Diagnosed Hypertension & have many ??
    ... than yours this is what my Dr. said. Are you taking aspirin ? Check with your Dr. about this. She said it was...
    ... taking it makes me nervous! I generally don't take aspirin , due to stomach irritation. My primary didn't mention...
    ... tomorrow morning first thing to ask about taking aspirin . This is extremely important. You could have a stroke ... stomach, but have found a way to take mega doses of aspirin during episodes of my thyroiditis. Dilute aspirin...
    ... the nurse said she would have him call me about the aspirin . I bought a bottle of low dose (81mg) on my way home...
    ... liking. He also said to go ahead and take the 81mg aspirin every day and if it was causing me any stomach upset...
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  29. how long does it take for beta blocker to take effect?
    ... blocker, ACE inhibitor, Spironolactone, Hctz, Lipitor, Aspirin , Nexium, Atrovent, Tylenol 3 and my supplements. I...
    ... blocker, ACE inhibitor, Spironolactone, Hctz, Lipitor, Aspirin , Nexium, Atrovent, Tylenol 3 and my supplements. ...
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  30. diovan hct side effect - abdominal pain
    ... sensitive to medication and tend not even to take an aspirin . Also, has anyone switched from diovan to another...
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  31. Kidneys and Meds
    ... though up until 3 years ago I didn't own a bottle of aspirin ). Although I try to remind people to tell their docs ... and Aleve (Naproxen) Prinivil (Lisinopril) and Aspirin Prinivil (Lisinopril) and Motrin (Ibuprofen) Prinivil...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ibuprofen Lisinopril Motrin Naproxen Prinivil naprosyn aleve

  32. How long to see full effects of a CCB
    ... realize that these blood pressure meds are not like an aspirin . They take some time to become effective. Sometimes ... takes weeks. I know you’re use to taking an aspirin and an hour later your headache is gone. Believe...
    ... realize that these blood pressure meds are not like an aspirin . They take some time to become effective. Sometimes ... takes weeks. I know you’re use to taking an aspirin and an hour later your headache is gone. Believe...
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  33. Weight Loss Anyone?
    ... exercise. Now I don't know if the others were taking aspirin but I assume they were taking the usual drugs. I...
    ... that & only add to the problem. Thank goodness for aspirin & the fact that I can take it. Fam...

  34. Does Cartia XT(Cardizem CD) Cause Anxiety???
    ... Well, I have kidney issues and take Aspirin daily. One is not supposed to take it with the bp...
    ... flowergirl2day;3475441]Well, I have kidney issues and take Aspirin daily. One is not supposed to take it with the bp...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Tylenol

  35. diovan
    ... away. It lasted for an hour. I'm taking: -daily aspirin 80mg -nitro patch .4 -Panteloc 40mg twice a day...
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  36. hydrochlorot for high systolic pressure
    ... testosterone: spironolactone Impaired fertility: aspirin (chronic use), spironolactone, doses of more than...
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  37. Antihypertensives and cholesterol levels
    ... HCTZ & 1800mg of Labetalol (apha/beta blocker) plus aspirin (2 1/2 tabs (325mg) I walk 1 hr a day'moderate...
    ... HCTZ & 1800mg of Labetalol (apha/beta blocker) plus aspirin (2 1/2 tabs (325mg) I walk 1 hr a day'moderate...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cozaar

  38. Weight Training with Heart Condition
    ... prescribed bisoprolol along with a statin and baby aspirin . My doc, not the specialist but the general practitioner...
    ... prescribed bisoprolol along with a statin and baby aspirin . My doc, not the specialist but the general practitioner...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cialis

  39. FG re: new book
    ... up. Have to remember that. I just found out that aspirin can increase thyroid hormone conversion too. Can ... 't win. I'm still having to take 3 tabs of aspirin . The more I read re: thyroid issues I wonder just...
    ... Hi Fam, :) your daily dose of aspirin is worrisome. Is there any other drug you could take...

  40. New blood pressure medication
    ... The first time I had to take excessive doses of aspirin for root canal pain, I kept thinking someone was ringing ... or something outside. Then I also got ringing from aspirin again when I had to take it for thyroiditis. The...

  41. Wanted: advice on natural ways for lowering blood pressure
    ... 3mg melatonin once daily, 162mg/day enteric-coated aspirin (taken once nightly), 200mg selenium once daily, 160mg...

  42. Question about hyperexol
    ... can be harmed by either one, big time. After all, aspirin would be considered an herb today & look how foxglove...

  43. vicks vapor rub
    ... se, is elevating your pressures...but NSAIDs like aspirin , ibuprofen, and naproxen can elevate pressures and...
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  44. Aspirin can raise blood pressure?
    ... I've read that aspirin & similar pain killers do cause fluid retention which ... increases b/p. I wouldn't stop taking aspirin for prevention of heart attack or stroke however. ... I haven't heard that aspirin may cause "spasm" however. Dr. Oz here in the US ... says to take about 1/2 of a regular aspirin a day to prevent heart attacks, colon cancer & a few ... other DR's just say to take about a 1/4 of a regular aspirin or 81mg....
    ... [QUOTE=famnd;3329083]I've read that aspirin & similar pain killers do cause fluid retention which ... increases b/p. I wouldn't stop taking aspirin for prevention of heart attack or stroke however. ... I haven't heard that aspirin may cause "spasm" however. Dr. Oz here in the US ... says to take about 1/2 of a regular aspirin a day to prevent heart attacks, colon cancer & a few ... other DR's just say to take about a 1/4 of a regular aspirin or 81mg. Thanks very much for your reply. I have ... Chinese male had multivessel coronary spasm triggered by aspirin . However, I have seen other papers which claim that ... , when taken during a heart attack, aspirin can significantly reduce the chance of death. I have ... taken a small dose of aspirin every day for 20 years or so, and it is only recently ... Medical School, Boston, concluded that those who took aspirin had a 26 percent greater risk of developing hypertension ... very hesitant to stop taking my small daily dose of aspirin , but I might do this for a few weeks and see if my...
    ... Before you stop the aspirin , you might want to consider some research done about ... yrs ago. The article said sudden withdrawal from aspirin which is done before some surgery, may trigger a heart ... medication. BTW I believe my husbands life was saved by aspirin . Five yrs ago he had a sudden heart attack. He took ... a whole aspirin before leaving for the hospital. He had a triple ... bypass. He hadn't been taking aspirin prior to the heart attack. Luckily, I was home cause ... he probably wouldn't have been able to find the aspirin bottle since I had in my kitchen drawer since I had ... been on mega doses of aspirin for thyroiditis. Fam...
    ... [QUOTE=famnd;3330188]Before you stop the aspirin , you might want to consider some research done about ... yrs ago. The article said sudden withdrawal from aspirin which is done before some surgery, may trigger a heart ... medication. BTW I believe my husbands life was saved by aspirin . Five yrs ago he had a sudden heart attack. He took ... a whole aspirin before leaving for the hospital. He had a triple ... bypass. He hadn't been taking aspirin prior to the heart attack. Luckily, I was home cause ... he probably wouldn't have been able to find the aspirin bottle since I had in my kitchen drawer since I had ... been on mega doses of aspirin for thyroiditis. Fam Yes, thanks a lot, a gradual ... of your Doctor. Do you think your mega doses of aspirin might have raised your BP? Incidentally, the research...
    ... It seems that aspirin can increase bp in some cases. There's a lot of conflicting...
    ... [QUOTE=joe86;3330975]It seems that aspirin can increase bp in some cases. There's a lot of conflicting ... Thanks Joe for this advice. I also suspect that aspirin might make my tinnitus worse, another reason to consider ... gradually coming off regular doses of aspirin . However, I still feel that regular small doses of ... aspirin may have contributed to my mainly good health over ... the last 20 years. But if aspirin really can increase bp, I will need to go light on ... aspirin next time I get a solid cold or flu! Regards, Frank...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ibuprofen

  45. B/p spikes & steriod creams
    ... able to swim. The silver lining is that I can take aspirin which really helps with thyroidits. If it gets really...
    ... inflammation? It sure sounds like it. You gotta watch the aspirin dosage. The megadoses of aspirin you take can potentially...
    ... water was being poured down my throat. I had to take aspirin every two hrs around the clock & sleep in my lazyboy ... So this is what I am trying to avoid by taking aspirin now to prevent getting into that state again. I'm ... steriods have more risks for me as far as I can see than aspirin especially considering my medical history. Did...
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  46. Question About Test
    ... tell you? When the blockage is less than 50%, Aspirin or Plavix are prescribed to prevent clotting. When ... me that a combination of two of the drugs I take, aspirin and Lipitor, should protect me from blood clots and...
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  47. Flowergirl
    ... up the youngest child's cold but taking the extra aspirin so far has prevented my thyroid from acting up (I...

  48. Why the middle of the night?
    ... That would well explain the advice to take an aspirin before going to bed at night...presumably it would...
    ... goes away for a while...... I take daily 325mg aspirin , and yes I take it before bed with my regular supplements...

  49. Cough on Monopril
    ... to your doctor without delay. If you are on daily aspirin , it will blunt the effects of this medication, because ... aspirin inhibits prostaglandins. (which dilate the vessels...
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  50. Effectiveness of antihypertensives
    ... so got more done. I hate that I have to take extra aspirin but am thankful that it is available. Oh, I was...
    ... control for the carotids (and other arteries) is daily aspirin with Lipitor. 10-20% blockage is considered insignificant...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cialis Lipitor

  51. Newbie to Atenolol
    ... subject of withdrawal from meds I feel I should mention aspirin withdrawal. There have been a few studies about this ... subject saying that especially before surgery aspirin withdrawal may cause stroke or MI. My Thyroid Doc ... told me to suddenly stop my increased aspirin dose because my thyroiditis was under control. I...

  52. Beth re: Yellow dye etc.
    ... awhile. Worrying about it will make it worse. Take aspirin if your Dr. approves as a preventive (only need 1 ... /4 of a reg aspirin ) once a day. Maybe that will help you feel better...

  53. Hypertensive and atherosclerotic effects on blood vessels
    ... osclerosis-related diseases are being treated with low dose aspirin and a statin. These issues are hardly ever mentioned...
    ... Niacin or folic acid. My doctor said the statin and aspirin should be enough. I'll read about the combination...
    ... Niacin or folic acid. My doctor said the statin and aspirin should be enough. I'll read about the combination...
    ... Up until now, the only treatment available was an aspirin therapy or the use of big & bulky heart stents. ...
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  54. Office visit: testing for sodium, BB report, uric acid, Triglycercides
    ... cholesterol levels. I was told that Lipitor combined with Aspirin should give enough protection against the accumulation...
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  55. Amlodipine
    ... medicines you are taking, including over the counter (like aspirin or cough syrups) and vitamins and supplements. You...

  56. alcohol and blood pressure
    ... anyone taking over the counter medications (including aspirin ), supplements, and/or rx medications should check...

  57. HCTZ and edema question
    ... zinc, other diuretics drive out COQ10 & folic acid, aspirin drives out 4. It didn't mention other hbp drugs....
    ... it protects from plaque-buildup (when combined with aspirin ). That does not mean I can't drink carrot juice. Something...
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  58. Beta Blockers & b/p in Aorta
    ... also helps with narrowed arteries -ditto for Aspirin (prevents blood clots) -same with heart healthy...
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  59. High Blood Pressure Medications side Side effects??
    ... and make your lightheadedness that much worse. Aspirin also interacts with Enalapril. Those on a small dose...
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  60. Peny
    ... sound plus I had constant ringing in my ears from Aspirin . I need to re-visit Pheo so I will probably have...
    ... sound plus I had constant ringing in my ears from Aspirin . I need to re-visit Pheo so I will probably have...

  61. Desperate 26yr Male - Sudden onset of Hypertension 1 month ago.
    ... get a feel for when it is swollen & inflamed. Aspirin will decrease the swelling if you are able to take...
    ... out of hand. Steriods can be used instead of aspirin for the inflammation. But with your GI problems you...

  62. Are there side effects of sodium bicarbonate?
    ... pills diluted in water to swallow plus a diuretic & aspirin , I have to also use yogurt & my homemade pumpkin...

  63. Gout & Diuretics & aspirin
    ... Medicine Text that shows the dumping of uric acid with aspirin dosage. A single 6 gram dose of aspirin can be expected ... back in the 1950's when they used the megadosing of aspirin ...that's also how they got the clue that RA sufferers...
    ... t have them anymore, except when I was taking the aspirin . Never having taken aspirin before, and knowing how...
    ... go into detail) showed that at the lowest dose of aspirin the uric acid excretion dropped and the serum levels ... of ua rose. One week after the aspirin was discontinued, the clearance rate of ua returned ... lower. Lenin talked about the dumping of ua with aspirin dosage of 6 grams/day. Not many people take doses ... system stones and joint inflammation. To sum it up, aspirin can have a negative effect on renal function and secretion ... patients. It sounds as if your own experience with aspirin was not a good one.:( Flowergirl...
    ... I WISH I could find some reference to the aspirin break-even point. There must be SOME dosage between ... balance is ZERO. I HOPE that my taking 650 mg. aspirin daily is not uric acid retaining, though it MIGHT...
    ... I WISH I could find some reference to the aspirin break-even point. There must be SOME dosage between ... please share. I will gladly take a higher dose of aspirin to ensure a good uric acid and creatinine clearance ... ever been able to determine the break even point of aspirin dosage/uric acid clearance. :( Flowergirl...
    ... FG, Over 3 gm a day of aspirin is the magic number according to this same medical ... long haul again with thyroiditis. Thank goodness for aspirin !!! I may be able to avoid a major attack. Fam...
    ... Fam, I did some quick math and came up with 37 aspirin pills (81mg) I'd have to take to break even.....what...
    ... with my thyroiditis. Go figure, I can take that much aspirin but can't take most b/p meds??? I guess that's why ... in with yet another drug reaction. She can't take aspirin at all. Fam...
    ... That's a lot of aspirin ! One thing is for sure: there's no way I could ever ... take this much aspirin with no ill effects. I know myself too well. What ... to take as it is. How did you feel when on so much aspirin ? Much better than you would have felt without it, ... and did its job wonderfully. :) Thank goodness for aspirin . flowergirl...
    ... I really couldn't tell you how I felt in regard to aspirin because I was hyperthyroid at the time which means ... It might be dangerous for you to take that much aspirin with your asthma & digestive issues. Pt's taking ... aspirin need to have a stool test for blood. I collect my...

  64. ACE Meds
    ... book says you can decrease the flushing by taking one aspirin or eating a low fat snack about an hour before taking...

  65. Beth re: wt loss & b/p
    ... here comes thyroiditis again. But the miracle drug Aspirin came through & decreased the swelling in a day. Tonight ... I was reading that aspirin & HCTZ interact & can harm the kidney so let's hope ... I don't have to go on massive doses of aspirin again (for thyroiditis). Fam...
    ... symptoms are but am sure it must be awful...do hope the aspirin takes care of the problem and doesn't add to more...

  66. Flowergirl re: diuretics, uric acid, blood tests
    ... taking this drug have developed breast cancer. Aspirin interacts with this drug to increase blood potassium...
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  67. Low Blood Pressure & Asprin
    ... I don't think aspirin will lower your BP. Coincidentally, aspirin seems...

  68. Asprin?
    ... I take a lot of aspirin on a regular basis (650 mg./day.) I think it serves...
    ... One report I read claimed Aspirin and Morphine are the two most important drugs ever ... discovered. Aspirin is considered a super drug and numerous reports I ... so. From a personal point of view, I have taken Aspirin regularly but I found it gave my stomach ulcer-type ... careful of this, you could always take enteric coated Aspirin to avoid this, so its released in your small intestine ... these tablets aren't as bio-available as standard aspirin and would have a reduced effect....
    ... Dr's I've seen for HBP have asked if I was taking aspirin . As others have said: the main reason for taking ... aspirin with hypertension is to prevent a clot from forming ... or heart attack. Check with your Dr. to make sure aspirin will not interfere with other meds you maybe taking ... asthma or drug allergies, you need to be cautious with aspirin . Your Dr. will advise about this. Aspirin is most ... according to the latest studies. The most effective aspirin is the one that is plain without coatings. If you ... having a heart attack, Dr's advice is to take 1-2 aspirin . It is important in this situation to get the aspirin ... circulation right away. Dr's usually advise chewing aspirin followed with a glass of water. But I don't see ... why you couldn't drop the aspirin in water instead cause it dissolves right away. I ... to dissolve all my meds. If possible, buy plain aspirin because it is more effective according to the latest ... studies. I find Bayer aspirin the least irritating to the stomach. Eat some food ... before & after taking aspirin as well as drinking water. Most Dr's say to take ... one baby aspirin daily but for an emergency a regular aspirin (325mg...
    ... Hi Fam, :) Aspirin is most effective in preventing clots in women over ... healthy women under the age of 55 should be on a daily aspirin g theraphy remains controversial. It is thought that ... not be a determining factor in initiating a daily aspirin therepy. In healthy younger people considering taking ... an aspirin as a preventative, the risks of its long-term use ... bleeding and an increased risk of a stroke. While aspirin helps prevent clot-related strokes, it increases the ... don't know this. There are claims that a low dose of Aspirin is just as effective as the higher dose that some ... that's good to know! :) The coated version of aspirin is recommended by the physicians to help with the ... Have you experienced any problems you attributed to aspirin ? Flowergirl...
    ... FG, I don't have problems with aspirin now unless I don't follow my "aspirin rules." I did ... thyroiditis the first time & had to take mega doses of aspirin . My Dr's said I needed to take a whole aspirin when ... also says to use water not hot water to dilute the aspirin . Another Dr. says that diluting aspirin in water ... is good because the aspirin tablet doesn't hit one spot in the stomach. It is ... with my thyroid problems. I came up with diluting aspirin way before I read it in Dr. Oz's books & heard him ... on TV. It is especially important to get that aspirin in circulation if you think you are having a heart ... from that). My husband's life was probably saved by aspirin when he had a 4 bypass & no heart damage. The info ... sources can differ greatly. I'm surprised that aspirin doesn't cause any problems with your asthma. I never ... would give my kids with asthma aspirin . My understanding is there aren't many substitutes ... for aspirin as far as blood clots. Glad you are able to take...
    ... don't know! I am certainly going to look into the aspirin /asthma issue further. Many thanks for bringing it ... all about this condition. I have no idea how or if aspirin affects my stomach. Whenever I become breathless I ... discomfort. It stays that way most of the time. My aspirin is only a baby dose. You are right in saying that ... nothing compares to aspirin . It's a real life saver. The swelling is gone, ... adopting a much healthier lifestyle and a daily dose of aspirin . There is a very good reason for aspirin being called...
    ... Some info on aspirin: Apparently, aspirin was discovered a hundred years ago by a German chemist ... arthritis. Up to 5% of people with asthma have aspirin intolerance, while up to 20% develop aspirin sensitivity ... following ingestion of aspirin. Aspirin causes the body to produce increased amount of chemicals ... shortness of breath. There's no known way to test for aspirin sensitivity. Aspirin sensitive asthmatics can safely ... take Tylenol. Everyone taking aspirin on a daily basis as a preventative should take the ... garlic and ginger. Some CVD patients on a daily aspirin therapy can develop aspirin resistance. (I did not...
    ... thought of something else I read last year regarding aspirin . These studies warned about stopping aspirin suddenly ... said that there is evidence that suddenly stopping aspirin may precipatate a stroke or heart attack. So it is ... asthma, one would just have to stop it. Concerning aspirin & tylenol, I assume you meant that tylenol could replace ... aspirin for inflammation but not for prevention of clots? ... Sorry to hear about your diuretic & aspirin . I wonder if your low dose aspirin decreases the ... this. I don't know what I would have done without aspirin for pain when I had thyroiditis as it is the best...
    ... Fam, I spent a few hours reading about aspirin and took notes, then mentioned a few highlights in ... answers. I did not know about the rebound effect of aspirin you mentioned, so thanks for that info! :) Concerning ... aspirin & tylenol, I assume you meant that tylenol could replace ... aspirin for inflammation but not for prevention of clots? ... for pain in people with asthma who are sensitive to aspirin . (Not as a substitute for aspirin's blood thinning ... in sodium retention when using Spironolactone and aspirin a light went off. :D The aspirin might have contributed...
    ... Something else I ran into with aspirin ---it can reduce the amount of Uric Acid your body ... with gout as she got older, and she was also on daily aspirin . People used to say Gout was only found in the obese ... apply to me, which is why I still wonder about the aspirin 's role in mine). Uric Acid can cause other problems ... before it moves into other areas. I still take my aspirin daily though, as I have a history of clots and docs ... I would mention this, in case anyone taking daily aspirin ever winds up with problem feet or Gouty arthritis ... they can talk with their doc about the Uric Acid/ Aspirin relationship....
    ... post, Phlox. Thanks for bringing this side effect of aspirin to our attention. Whether OTC or rx, most drugs come...
    ... QUOTE=Phlox;3106392]Something else I ran into with aspirin ---it can reduce the amount of Uric Acid your body ... symptoms of gout in my toe! (I just started taking aspirin for preventative reasons). Gout is more common ... apply to me, which is why I still wonder about the aspirin 's role in mine). I don't understand aspirin's role ... shedding some light on another important consideration. Aspirin may be a miracle drug for some, but for others it...
    ... Uric Acid: Aspirin is a double-edged sword. In LOW doses it increases...
    ... Acid level is too high. Since I am still taking the Aspirin , and especially since during my last episode of Gout...
    ... of uric acid in the body? Stopping the diuretics, aspirin , and some BP drugs, which are known to cause or contribute...
    ... crepancies. However, I did experience daily "flare ups" on aspirin . As for diet, I love liver and used to eat it at ... my diet, I have not had any problems until taking aspirin . But if I do start having problems, it's usually...
    ... my diet, I have not had any problems until taking aspirin . So sorry you are having to live with the gout ... refering to in the above quote from your post? How does aspirin cause you problems with diet? Flowergirl...
    ... Beth, I want to know about the aspirin too. FG, may I ask why you went to the Dietitcian...
    ... intelligence....fer real! :D Beth, Yeah, low dose aspirin is counterindicated for gout sufferers not on gout ... grams a day. But whose stomach can stand 6 grams of aspirin ...like 16 of them. :) I tried it a couple times: NOT...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine bayer Spironolactone Tylenol Cozaar Potassium Allopurinol

  69. Fish Oil? Is it worht taking?
    ... Potassium, but no other multi-vitamins. I do take the aspirin a day. It seems like any multi-vitamin I take makes...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Potassium

  70. anti-inflammatories
    ... important for reducing artery inflammation. And yes, aspirin ! acp...

  71. blood pressure and nose bleed
    ... of the bleed. harmony, Are you taking a lot of aspirin , Plavix or any other blood thinners? Do you have any...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Plavix

  72. High Blood pressure Cause or Effect?
    ... anti-inflammatory supplements for my arteries (and aspirin ) as well as stuff like grapefruit pectin that MAY...
    ... anti-inflammatory supplements for my arteries (and aspirin ) as well as stuff like grapefruit pectin that MAY...

  73. Any natural supplements I have not tried?
    ... stroke disturbing. That's exactly what a daily dose of aspirin does! It decreases the risk of one type of a stroke...
    ... the garlic & Omega 3s having an effect similar to aspirin on the platelets for some time now. I posted a question ... about their use with aspirin on the heart board some time ago. I had some concerns...

  74. Flowergirl re: b/p?
    ... One thing puzzles me: her recommendation was taking ASPIRIN as a preventative. I am supposed to discuss it with...
    ... I'm surprised that you are not on aspirin . Every Dr. I have seen has made sure I was on aspirin...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cialis Cozaar Potassium Spironolactone

  75. Lifestyle Modifications Can Reduce Systolic BP by....
    ... and heal the sick... digitalis comes from foxglove, aspirin comes from willow bark, cough syrups come from cherry...


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