65 patient evaluations for Aspirin

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Jul 24, 2017 (Started May 15, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Swelling in legs, feet and ankles)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 81 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Apr 12, 2017 (Started Sep 08, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for factor V Leiden)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take

May 29, 2016 (Started Sep 08, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for factor V Leiden)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 81 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: keep track of all your medications and get seen promptlly if you develop difficulty or new changes in your health.

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Feb 3, 2017 (Started Dec 04, 2013)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for Support heart health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 325 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 27, 2016 (Started Jul 01, 1998)

  • Effectiveness
    Can’t tell (for antiphospholipid antibody syndrome)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 81 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 19, 2016 (Started Jan 01, 2016)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 81 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: For some reason the doctor wants me to take a baby Aspirin.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Dec 8, 2016 (Started Jan 01, 1998)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 162 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Anyone that is unable to actively exercise should take at least a baby aspirin every day for heart health.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Aug 17, 2013 (Started Jan 01, 1998)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for General health)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 162 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Nov 10, 2016 (Started Jul 01, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Blood Thining)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Bruising)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 81 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 16, 2016 (Started Jul 01, 2014)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for tension headache)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for occipital neuralgia)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Fever/chills)
  • Side effects
    Severe (Drug interactions)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Advice & Tips: I quit taking it when my new doctor, told me it was a serious drug interaction, with the meds I'm on. 
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 1, 2016 (Started Jan 01, 1999)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Prevent blood clotting)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for migraine)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Headaches)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 325 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I can't believe that I wrote the above evaluation and then 3 weeks later I stopped taking the aspirin myself. I guess I am a baaaaad girl! I think that I will go to the store tomorrow and pick up some of that 81mg aspirin and start taking that. I shouldn't have to worry so much about stomach irritation from that. i have such terrible IBS that I don't want to do anything to aggravate my guts. I am sure that a lot of you can understand that.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Jul 7, 2016 (Started Jan 01, 1999)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Prevent blood clotting)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for migraine)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Headaches)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 325 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: If your doctor recommends that you take aspirin for your heart then you had better take it. Thin blood is much easier for the heart to pump so the heart doesn't have to work as hard and as we get older that is very important.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 14, 2016 (Started Feb 15, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for ischemia stroke)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 81 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: This is simply a coated low dose aspirin which I take (1/80mg.) daily for the prevention of Ischemic Stroke activity, as recommended by my Doctor. I'd only like to add that this low dose tablet should not be discontinued without the advice of a Doctor.

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