What is Aspirin-caffeine?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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Aspirin or acetylsalicylic acid is a drug in the family of salicylates, often used as an analgesic, fever reducer, and anti-inflammatory. The combination with caffeine can be used to treat a variety of aches and minor pains.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Headaches 3 1
Pain 3 1
Fatigue 2 1
Stiffness/spasticity 2 1
Back pain 1 0
Basilar migraine 1 1

Show all 12 reasons taken


  • 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 1
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Aspirin-caffeine

Side effect Patients
Stomach pain 2
Burning sensation in stomach 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Aspirin-caffeine

Dosage Patients
20 mg daily 1
400-32 mg twice daily 1
1mg as needed 1
1other as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Aspirin-caffeine

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 2
Course of treatment ended 1
Doctor's advice 1
Expense 1
Personal research 1
Side effects too severe 1
See all 3 patients who've stopped taking Aspirin-caffeine

Duration

Currently taking Aspirin-caffeine

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
5 - 10 years 1
10 years or more 2

Stopped taking Aspirin-caffeine

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
2 - 5 years 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 1
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 2
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