Used to prevent strokes in patients with blood flow disorders or a history of blood clots.
Store at room temperature, away from heat, moisture, and direct light.
Keep all medicine out of the reach of children.
APPEARANCE: Capsule, Long Acting Capsule.
Your doctor will tell you how much to use and how often.
Swallow the capsules whole.
Do not crush, break, or chew.
Call your doctor right away if you notice any of these side effects:
Blood in stools or urine
Severe stomach pain
Skin rash, severe itching or hives
Swelling of the face or eyelids
Vomiting blood or material that looks like coffee grounds
Wheezing or trouble breathing
You should not use this medicine if you have ever had an unusual or allergic reaction to aspirin, dipyridamole, or to pain and arthritis medicine (such as Motrin®, Advil®, Naprosyn®).
Aspirin should not be given to children or teenagers with fever, chickenpox, or symptoms of the flu or viral infection, because aspirin can cause a serious disease called Reye's syndrome.
You should not use this medicine if you have an active stomach ulcer or any kind of bleeding problem.
Use the missed dose as soon as possible, unless it is almost time for your next dose.
Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next regular dose.
You should not use two doses at the same time.
Check with your doctor before using this medicine if you have bleeding disorders, vitamin K deficiency, liver disease, or if you have ever had a stomach ulcer.
Before using this medicine, tell your doctor if you have asthma, chest pain, heart disease, low blood pressure, or kidney disease.
Talk with your doctor before using this medicine if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
This medicine may cause incorrect results with some urine sugar tests.
Stand up slowly from a sitting or lying position to decrease dizziness.
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or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular
drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional
should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or
discontinuing any course of treatment.