Aspirin

Aha: Polypill, With Or Without Aspirin, Reduces Cardiovascular Events

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 18, 2020 -- A polypill comprising statins and blood pressure-lowering drugs, with or without aspirin, is associated with a lower incidence of cardiovascular events, according to a study published online Nov. 13 in the New England...
Related topics: Cardiology, Blood Pressure, Medical Research

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Target Ticagrelor To Minor Stroke, Tia Patients With As

Latest results from the THALES trial show that dual antiplatelet therapy with ticagrelor and aspirin has the best risk-benefit ratio for patients who also have ipsilateral arterial stenosis. Medscape Medical News
Related topics: Stroke

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After Stenting, Aspirin May Be Just As Good For 1-month Dapt

(MedPage Today) -- Dropping dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT) in favor of aspirin alone at 1 month after drug-eluting stent (DES) implantation for stable coronary disease patients was not worse than longer DAPT regimens, a trial suggested. The...

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Combo Pill Alone And With Aspirin Lowers Heart Disease Risk

A 'polypill' is a single pill that includes multiple medications to control more than one health risk factor (such as heart disease, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, Type 2 diabetes, kidney disease, stroke). In this large, international trial,...
Related topics: Cardiovascular Disease, Stroke, Kidney Disease, Hypertension, Blood Pressure, Cholesterol, Type 2 Diabetes, Diabetes

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This Team Is Studying A Promising Coronavirus Drug That You Already Have In Your Home

The researchers who discovered one of the first life-saving coronavirus therapies will now study a common drug many people already have at home: Aspirin. A study has shown that low-dose aspirin therapy has been associated with a reduced risk of...
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Uk Health Experts To Study Aspirin's Effect As Potential Covid-19 Treatment

Aspirin is commonly used to reduce pain, fever, and inflammation, while also being given to those who experience strokes to reduce the risk of death. However, it is also known as a blood thinner in some that increases the risk of internal bleeding.
Related topics: Medical Research, Stroke

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Aspirin Use Best For Those With High Coronary Calcium, Low Risk Of Bleeding

An X-ray test commonly used to assess hardening of the arteries could help doctors decide whether the benefits of taking aspirin to prevent a first heart attack or stroke outweigh the risks of bleeding from its use, research suggests.
Related topics: Stroke, Medical Research

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Aspirin Use May Up Outcomes In Hospitalized Covid-19 Patients

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 28, 2020 -- For hospitalized patients with COVID-19, aspirin use is associated with a reduced risk for mechanical ventilation, intensive care unit (ICU) admission, and in-hospital mortality, according to a study published online...
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Aspirin: A New Tool To Fight Coronavirus?

Ethen Kim Lieser Coronavirus, “This is a critical finding that needs to be confirmed through a randomized clinical trial,” the study’s lead author Dr. Jonathan Chow said in a news release. “If our finding is confirmed, it would make...
Related topics: Clinical Trials, Medical Research

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Use Of Common Meds Tied To Lower Lung Cancer Mortality

FRIDAY, Oct. 16, 2020 -- Use of aspirin, metformin, and statins is associated with a lower risk for lung cancer mortality, according to a study published online Sept. 17 in the Journal of Thoracic Oncology. Jihun Kang, M.D., from Kosin University...
Related topics: Lung Cancer, Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Fda Issues New Nsaids Warning For Second Half Of Pregnancy

The agency links potential for low amniotic fluid and kidney issues in unborn children with over-the-counter and prescription NSAIDs, with the exception of 81 mg aspirin. News Alerts
Related topics: Food And Drug Administration, Amniotic Fluid

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The Democrats' Desperate Scotus Scaremongering

Does Amy Coney Barrett hate medicine? I'm not asking whether she dislikes swallowing pills and anything that smacks of what my children refer to as "yucky medicine taste" and so prefers chewable bubblegum-flavored aspirin. I am thinking of something...

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Daily Aspirin May Up Growth, Spread Of Cancers In Older Adults

MONDAY, Oct. 5, 2020 -- A daily, low dose of aspirin may increase the risk for progression and metastasis as well as mortality related to later-stage disease in adults aged 65 years and older who develop cancer, according to a study recently...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Metastasis, Medical Research

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Review Ids Dietary Factors Linked To Lower Crc Incidence

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 30, 2020 -- Decreased colorectal cancer (CRC) incidence is seen in association with use of aspirin, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), magnesium, folate, and high consumption of fruits and vegetables, fiber, and dairy...
Related topics: Colon Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Cancer, Oncology

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Death By Licorice; Prone Position Ecg; Inhaled Aspirin

(MedPage Today) -- A man died of cardiac arrest after eating too much licorice. (New England Journal of Medicine) Kids' hearts are literally working harder during the pandemic. (STAT) Autopsies of COVID-19 cases showed lymphocytic myocarditis...
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Aspirin Alone Preferred Antithrombotic Strategy After Tavi

Aspirin alone after TAVI significantly reduced bleeding compared with aspirin plus clopidogrel, without increasing thromboembolic events, in the latest results from the POPular TAVI study. Medscape Medical News
Related topics: Medical Research

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Aspirin Use Tied To Gi Bleeding Risk In The Elderly

(MedPage Today) -- Study Authors: Suzanne E. Mahady, Karen L. Margolis, et al. Target Audience and Goal Statement: Gastroenterologists, family physicians, primary care physicians The goal of this study was to examine the association between...
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Could Daily Low-dose Aspirin Hasten Cancer In Seniors?

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 12, 2020 -- Taking a daily low-dose aspirin may speed the progression of cancer in the elderly, a new clinical trial shows. Daily aspirin doubled the risk that a person 70 or older would die from a stage 3 cancer, and increased the...
Related topics: Cancer, Oncology, Clinical Trials

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Ticagrelor-aspirin Combo: Fewer Repeat Strokes, But More Bleeds

The combination of ticagrelor and aspirin prevents secondary stroke and cuts mortality, but it also appears to increase the risk for severe bleeding. Medscape Medical News
Related topics: Stroke

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Ticagrelor-aspirin Beneficial For Mild-to-moderate Stroke, Tia

THURSDAY, July 16, 2020 -- Ticagrelor-aspirin is associated with a reduced risk for the composite of stroke or death within 30 days of mild-to-moderate acute noncardioembolic ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA), according to a study...
Related topics: Stroke, Ischemic Stroke, Medical Research

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