What is Buffered aspirin?

Category: Over the Counter Drugs

Most popular types: Migralex


Aspirin is used for mild to moderate pain, inflammation and fever. It also acts as a blood thinner and is used to prevent heart problems and stroke. Buffered aspirin also includes an antacid (such as calcium carbonate, aluminum hydroxide, or magnesium oxide) to prevent heartburn and upset stomach.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Prevent blood clotting 2 0
Generalized anxiety disorder 1 1
Inflammation 1 1
Pain 1 1

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Buffered aspirin

Side effect Patients


Based on patients currently taking Buffered aspirin

Dosage Patients
325 mg daily 1


Currently taking Buffered aspirin

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Buffered aspirin.