The usual dosage of aspirin has mild side effects, such as nausea, dyspepsia, gastrointestinal ulceration, and bronchospasm.
Antipyretic: Influenza and cold symptoms. Aspirin is recommended for the following conditions: Prophylaxis against arterial occlusive events, including acute ischaemic stroke/TIA, bypass surgery, myocardial infarction, and myocardial re-infarction. Osteoarthritis is a chronic condition characterized by pain and inflammation. Mild to moderate pain includes headaches, backaches, cramps, toothaches, and dysmenorrhea.
Mention any of the following medications: acetazolamide (Diamox); angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors such as benazepril (Lotensin), captopril (Capoten), enalapril (Vasotec), fosinopril (Monopril), lisinopril (Prinivil, Zestril), moexipril (Univasc), perind Before taking aspirin, let your doctor and pharmacist know if you have any allergies to tartrazine dye, aspirin, other painkillers, or fever reducers, as well as a list of all the prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, dietary supplements, and herbal products you currently use or plan to use. Unless specifically instructed to do so by your doctor, avoid taking aspirin doses greater than 81 mg (e.g., 325 mg) during or after the first 20 weeks of pregnancy. Ask your doctor if you should take aspirin or other painkillers if you drink three or more alcoholic beverages per day. If you become pregnant while taking aspirin or aspirin-containing medications, call your doctor. If you are having surgery, including dental surgery, inform the doctor or dentist that you are taking aspirin. The possibility of experiencing an aspirin allergy reaction increases if you have these conditions. It is safe to take aspirin in low doses up to 81 mg while pregnant, but if taken later in the pregnancy, at 20 weeks or later, it may harm the fetus and interfere with delivery. If you regularly take aspirin to prevent heart attack or stroke, do not take ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin) to treat pain or fever without first consulting your doctor. Your doctor may need to change the doses of your medications or monitor you more closely for side effects. Your doctor may advise against taking aspirin if you frequently experience heartburn, an upset stomach, or stomach pain, have ulcers, anemia, bleeding issues like hemophilia, kidney or liver disease, are pregnant or plan to become pregnant, or are nursing a baby. Inform your doctor if you have or have ever had asthma, frequent stuffy or runny nose, or nasal polyps (growths on the linings of the nose). Your doctor will likely instruct you to wait a while before taking a dose of ibuprofen after taking your daily aspirin.