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Asprin Tablet DT

Manufacturer: Astra Zeneca
Medicine composition: Aspirin(ASA)
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Acetylsalicylic acid (ASA) belongs to the group of medications called analgesics (pain relievers), antipyretics (fever reducers), anti-inflammatories (inflammation reducers), and platelet aggregation inhibitors (anticlotting agents). It works by interfering with the production of compounds in the body that cause pain, fever, inflammation, and blood clots.

Aspirin is used to treat pain, and reduce fever or inflammation. It is sometimes used to treat or prevent heart attacks, strokes, and chest pain (angina).Aspirin should be used for cardiovascular conditions only under the supervision of a doctor.

Mechanism of Action :Inhibits the formation of thromboxane A2 which is a potent platelet and vasoconstric.

Pharmacokinetic :

  • onset - 15 to 30 minutes
  • peak - 1 to 2 hours
  • half-life - 3.5 to 4.5 hours
  • duration - 4 to 6 hours

Stop using this medicine and call your doctor at once if you have:

  • ringing in your ears, confusion, hallucinations, rapid breathing, seizure (convulsions)
  • severe nausea, vomiting, or stomach pain
  • bloody or tarry stools, coughing up blood or vomit that looks like coffee grounds
  • fever lasting longer than 3 days
  • swelling, or pain lasting longer than 10 days.
  • Common aspirin side effects may include:

    Common uses include headaches, period cramps, colds and flu, sprains and strains, and long-term conditions, such as arthritis.For mild to moderate pain, it is used alone. For moderate to severe pain, it is often used along with other opioid analgesic and NSAIDs.In high doses, it can treat or help reduce symptoms of:

    pericarditisIn low doses, it is used:

    • to prevent blood clots from forming and reduce the risk of a transient ischemic attack (TIA) and unstable angina
    • to prevent myocardial infarction in patients with cardiovascular disease by preventing clot formation
    • to prevent a stroke, but not to treat a stroke
    • to prevent colorectal cancer

    Aspirin should be avoided by the person who have :

    This medication is given generally through oral route to the patient.

Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. Effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advicable to consult a Internal Medicine Specialist before using this medicine.

In addition to its intended effect, Asprin Tablet DT may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.


Flushing of face

Decreased blood pressure.

Is It safe with alcohol?

Taking Aspirin with alcohol increases the associated risk of stomach bleeding.

Are there any pregnancy warnings?

Asprin Tablet DT is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.

Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

Asprin Tablet DT is probably usafe to use during lactation. \nLimited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.

Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

Asprin Tablet DT may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.

Does this affect kidney function?

Asprin Tablet DT is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Asprin Tablet DT may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Does this affect liver function?

Asprin Tablet DT is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Asprin Tablet DT may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Asprin Tablet DT is a drug very commonly used to treat fever, pain and inflammation. The drug inactivates the cyclooxygenase, which is required for the synthesis of prostaglandins and thromboxane.
What are you using Asprin Tablet DT for?
How much was the improvement?
How long did it take before seeing improvement?
Within 2 hours
How frequently did you take this medicine?
Once a day
How did you take this medicine?
With Food
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Popular Questions & Answers

I am 55 m,Daily take Losartan 50,doc advice to take Asprin tab. But i have allergy with Asprin What is other drug than Asprin for diluting blood.

General Physician, Delhi

I have had a dvt, groin to ankle. After one yea of xarelto the dvt remains. My feet are about the same size. I am off xarelto and taking one asprin each day. What is my future? 79 years old, 15 to go.

Dip. SICOT (Belgium), MNAMS, DNB (Orthopedics), MBBS
Orthopedist, Delhi
Hi thanks for your query and welcome to lybrate. I am Dr. Akshay from fortis hospital, new delhi. I will advise a vascular surgeon to help you on this please. Do not hesitate to contact me if you need any further assistance. You can also discuss y...
1 person found this helpful

I am 61 years old facing constipation problem, motion is not clear every day. After food stomached blows. I am taking Asprin-150 since I had by- pass surgery 11 yeas ago. No other problem or medication.

MD - Alternative Medicine
Alternative Medicine Specialist, Mumbai
Please remove this Problem by Natural way considering you age n symptom its may cause for UTI- Infection if u prolong to avoid proper treatment

I am 51 yrs old I am a diabetic taking allopathic treatment inj insulin 25units bd atorvastatin 10mg od asprin 75 od telmisartan od. Can I change to ayuvedic medicine to cure diabetic and stop medicine after course of medicine?

Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicines and Surgery(BAMS), Post Graduation Diploma in Emergency Medicines And Services(PGDEMS), MD - Alternate Medicine
Ayurveda, Ghaziabad
I am 51 yrs old I am a diabetic taking allopathic treatment
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Take pranacharya diabeto and shilajeet capsule 1-1 twice a day. Take neem capsule 1-1 twice a day. Walk for minimum 45 minutes a day. Take small diet in every two hour. Avoid junk food. Avoid stressfull life. Follow diabetic diet.

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