Drug ID: 1d00000129
Drug Name: Aspirin
Generic Names: Atofast -AS | Manospirin (325 mg) | Vivosprin | Atorec ASP | Aztor ASP | Tonact -ASP | Apidin | Clouds (75mg) | Ecosprin (75 mg) | Cv Sprin (75 mg) | Clopitab -A | Aspirin (300 mg) (Densa Pharma) | Zogrell A | Aspidot (75 mg) | Monosprin -DS | Nusprin (75 mg) | Clospir (150 mg) | Solosprin | Zivast -ASP | Dristan | Zosprin (150 mg) | Aspirin (75 mg) | Clopivas AP (150 mg) | Cotaspirin (500 mg) | Zogrell -A (150 mg) | Mycropyrin | Aspitrate G (30 mg) | Ecosmin (75mg) | Cidogrel -A | Clodrel Plus | Ascriptin | More
Legal Status: Non Opioid Prescription only drug
Indication for Mother: Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Recommended Dose: Adult: Prophylaxis of MI- 75-325 mg/day.
Stent implantation -325 mg 2 hr pre-op, then 160-325 mg/day.
Pain and fever- 325-650 mg 4-6 hourly. Max: 4 g/day.
Pain and inflammation associated with musculoskeletal and joint disorders -Initial: 2.4-3.6 g/day. Maintenance: 3.6-5.4 g/day.
Recommended In: This medication is an analgesic and antipyretic, prescribed for pain, heart attack and fever. The drug decreases the substances that cause pain and inflammation.
Directions For Use: It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with food.
Storage: Store it at room temperature.
Dosage Forms: Tablet
Side Effects: Gastrointestinal - Nausea, vomiting, blood in stools, stomach pain and heartburn.
Miscellaneous - Drowsiness, headache, allergic reactions and hearing problems.
In Case of Overdose: No information available yet.
Avoid If: Caution should be exercised in patients with history of heartburn, stomach upset or stomach pain and if you have or ever had ulcers, anemia, bleeding problems such as hemophilia, kidney or liver diseases, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breast feeding.
Avoid alcohol consumption.
It should not be given to children who have fever, flu symptoms or chickenpox; otherwise it may lead to a fatal condition named as Reye's syndrome.
Monitor blood sugar level regularly while taking this medication.
It may cause severe bleeding; avoid bruising or injury.
Contraindicated in patients with blood disorder, liver or kidney impairment and hypersensitivity.
Drug Interaction: No information available yet.