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Aspirin

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6.9
6.3  Effectiveness
2  Side Effects
5.3  Holistic Benefits

RateADrug users have reported 1 Aspirin side effect and 2 Aspirin benefits.

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Treatment Information
The generic name of this medication is Aspirin and Brand names are Arthritis Pain, Aspergum, Aspir-Low, Aspirin Lite Coat, Bayer Aspirin, Bufferin, Easprin, Ecotrin, Empirin, Fasprin, Genacote, Halfprin, Norwich Aspirin.
The active ingredients of this medication are acetaminophen, aspirin, ibuprofen, and naproxen sodium.
Mainly used to treat mild to moderate pain, and also to reduce fever or inflammation.
This drug is manufactured by Akyma Pharmaceuticals LLC.
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Effectiveness of Aspirin by Condition
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Reported Changes in Health and Well-Being
Since taking Aspirin, RateADrug survey participants noticed these changes in their health:
Effect on:Much WorseWorseNo ChangeBetterMuch Better
Appetite 0% 3.2% 92.6% 3.2% 0.9%
Balance/Equilibrium 0% 0.9% 96.3% 1.8% 0.9%
Blood Pressure 0.5% 0.9% 92.2% 5.1% 1.4%
Breathing 0% 0.9% 95.4% 2.8% 0.9%
Confidence 0% 1.4% 93.6% 4.1% 0.9%
Coordination/Motor Skills 0% 1.4% 93.6% 4.1% 0.9%
Digestion 0% 4.1% 92.7% 2.3% 0.9%
Emotional Well-being 0.5% 1.4% 87.4% 9.5% 1.4%
Energy 0% 5.5% 85.4% 7.8% 1.4%
Eyesight 0% 1.4% 98.2% 0% 0.5%
Memory 0% 0.9% 94.4% 4.2% 0.5%
Mental Clarity 0% 2.8% 90.3% 5.6% 1.4%
Pain 2.8% 6.9% 59.4% 16.1% 14.7%
Patience 0.9% 0.9% 91.3% 6.4% 0.5%
Sexual Health 0% 0.9% 97.7% 0.9% 0.5%
Skin Complexion 0% 0.9% 98.6% 0% 0.5%
Sleep 0% 4.5% 82.3% 9.1% 4.1%
Stress Level 0.5% 1.8% 90.3% 6.5% 0.9%
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Commonly Reported Aspirin Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced these commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Ringing in Ears 90.9% 9.1% 0% 0% 0%
Headache 97.7% 2.3% 0% 0% 0%
Feeling of Warmth 98.3% 0% 1.7% 0% 0%
Skin Rash 93.8% 0% 0% 0% 6.2%
Gas 98% 2% 0% 0% 0%
Tingling Sensations 97.7% 1.5% 0.8% 0% 0%
Fatigue 94.3% 3.8% 1.4% 0.5% 0%
Unusual Taste in Mouth 96.6% 1.7% 1.7% 0% 0%
Depression 98.7% 1.3% 0% 0% 0%
Sensitivity to Light 95.9% 4.1% 0% 0% 0%
Increased Urination 94.6% 3.6% 0.9% 0.9% 0%
Fever 98.7% 0% 1.3% 0% 0%
Constipation 96.1% 3.3% 0.7% 0% 0%
Hot Flashes / Flushing 98.6% 0.7% 0.7% 0% 0%
Slow Breathing 97.8% 2.2% 0% 0% 0%
Drowsiness 94.1% 4.9% 0.5% 0.5% 0%
Nausea 95.8% 2.3% 0.9% 0.9% 0%
Dry Mouth 93.6% 6.4% 0% 0% 0%
Dizziness 94.5% 4.6% 0.9% 0% 0%
Movement Problems 97.8% 2.2% 0% 0% 0%
Dehydration / Thirst 93.9% 2% 4% 0% 0%
Insomnia 98% 0% 0% 2% 0%
Allergic Reaction 97.2% 0.5% 1.4% 0.5% 0.5%
Muscle Cramping 98% 2% 0% 0% 0%
Slow Heartbeat 97.8% 2.2% 0% 0% 0%
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Less Commonly Reported Aspirin Side Effects
RateADrug survey participants experienced less commonly reported side effects:
Effect on:NoneMildModerateStrongSevere
Difficulty Urinating 99.2% 0% 0% 0.8% 0%
Language Problems 99.2% 0% 0% 0.8% 0%
Decrease in Blood Pressure 97.2% 1.4% 1.4% 0% 0%
Dehydration / Thirst 78.6% 21.4% 0% 0% 0%
Change in Weight 99.2% 0.8% 0% 0% 0%
Unusual Taste in Mouth 88.9% 5.6% 0% 5.6% 0%
Heartburn 66.7% 16.7% 16.7% 0% 0%
Confusion 98.6% 1.4% 0% 0% 0%
Concentration / Focus Problems 98.2% 1.8% 0% 0% 0%
Thinning / Loss of Hair 98.5% 0.8% 0.8% 0% 0%
Ulcer 97.8% 1.5% 0.7% 0% 0%
Eye Pressure 99.2% 0% 0% 0% 0.8%
Migraine / Chronic Daily Headaches 99.2% 0.8% 0% 0% 0%
Dry Mouth 96.2% 2.3% 1.5% 0% 0%
Bruising 85.7% 14.3% 0% 0% 0%
Infection 75% 25% 0% 0% 0%
Depression 99.1% 0.9% 0% 0% 0%
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Episodes since taking Aspirin
Since taking Aspirin Rate a Drug survey participants reported these episodes:
Auto Accident 0.8%
Fall 2.4%
Heart attack 0.4%
Hospitalization 1.6%
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User Comments about Aspirin
25 Jan 2013 It's a phenomenal pill. I highly recommend you people.
   —Posted by Rapperlooter
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27 Nov 2012 I had a terrible headache and since excedrine wasnt available at the pharmacy I decided to take aspirin and it worked for me
   —Posted by doug
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22 Mar 2012 Asprin is a great pain reliever which I take whenever I'm having some pain
   —Posted by Anonymous
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23 Jan 2012 Asprine with coffee can help relieve some of the stress of a headache/migrane
   —Posted by Z
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04 Dec 2011 If you are planning to have surgery discontinue the use of Aspirin as it has anti platelet factors,
   —Posted by Shivani
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