Benefits and harms of aspirin daily

Rages, Naela Adel (2018-05-02)

Aspirin is Reduces the risk of stroke, myocardial infarction or death by approximately 25% in patients with cardiovascular disease .it still one of the most widely used medication in the world. Is one of the most commonly used drugs for treating mild to moderate pain, fever and to prevent blood clots and myocardial infarction. Aspirin passes unchanged through the acidic condition in the stomach but is hydrolysed to the ethanoate ions and salicylate ions by the alkaline juices in intestines. Over doses of aspirin may even causes death .


In this report, we will discuss the benefits and harms of aspirin daily is widely used as pain killer and lower body temperature .The main constituent of aspirin tablets is acetylsalicylic acid (CH3COOC6H4COOH), is a non steroidal anti- inflammatory drug (NSAID), means they are not steroid, steroid often have similar benefits, but they can have unwanted side effects

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