Dispersible aspirin tablets contain 75mg of aspirin and are an antiplatelet agent that helps prevent your blood cells sticking together and forming a blood clot. Dispersible Aspirin tablets are used to prevent further heart attacks and strokes in patients with a previous history of heart attacks or unstable angina.
Dispersible aspirin tablets contain 75mg of aspirin and are an antiplatelet agent that helps prevent your blood cells from sticking together and forming a blood clot. Dispersible Aspirin tablets are used to prevent further heart attacks and strokes in patients with a previous history of heart attacks, unstable angina, stroke or following bypass surgery. Dispersible 75mg aspirin tablets are also referred to as low dose aspirin.
See your doctor or GP if taking Dispersible Aspirin tablets to prevent heart health issues for the first time. When you buy dispersible aspirin online, or from your local pharmacy, you should always follow your doctor’s advice.
You will generally be prescribed 1-2 tablets a day but this varies from person to person. Dispersible aspirin tablets should be used with caution in elderly patients and treatment should be reviewed regularly.
Dispersible aspirin tablets should not be used for pain relief in 75mg, dispersible aspirin is intended to be taken regularly by those who have a history of heart-related illness.
What are Dispersible Aspirin tablets used for?
You can buy Dispersible Aspirin tablets online, or from your local pharmacy, to prevent further heart attacks and strokes in patients with a previous history of heart attacks, unstable angina, stroke or following by-pass surgery.
How do Dispersible Aspirin tablets work?
At a low, continual dose aspirin tablets help to thin the blood making things like blood clots and heart attacks less likely. In higher doses, Aspirin also works as a painkiller and is considered a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory.
You can read about low-dose Aspirin and Aspirin for pain relief on the NHS website.
How do I take Dispersible Aspirin tablets?
When you buy Dispersible Aspirin tablets online, or from your local pharmacy, take 1-2 tablets a day with water. Disperse the tablets in a glass of water, make sure you drink the whole glass of water to receive the correct dose. You should always take this medication as your doctor has advised, continue taking dispersible aspirin tablets even if you feel better.
If you forget to take a tablet take one as soon as you remember but do not take a double dose.
Is there any reason I would not be able to take Dispersible Aspirin tablets?
Do not take dispersible aspirin tablets if you are allergic to any of the ingredients.
Do not take dispersible aspirin tablets if:
You have had an asthma attack or swelling in some parts of the body e.g. face, lips,m throat or tongue
You have had an ulcer in you stomach or small intestine
You have has a stroke
You suffer with gout
You suffer from haemophilia or any other blood clotting disorder
You are taking medicines to prevent blood clotting
You are pregnant or breastfeeding
You have severe liver or kidney problems
You are taking a medicine called methotrexate
Do Dispersible Aspirin tablets react with any other medication?
Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines before you buy Dispersible Aspirin tablets online. This includes medicines obtained without a prescription, including herbal medicines. This is because when you buy Dispersible Aspirin tablets online, or from your local pharmacy, they can affect the way some other medicines work and vice versa.
Tell your doctor if you are taking any of the following medicines:
Anti-inflammatory painkillers, such as diclofenac, ibuprofen, indomethacin, and naproxen. These can increase the risk of stomach bleeding if taken in combination with aspirin.
Methotrexate, used in the treatment of cancer and some autoimmune diseases. Aspirin can make it harder for the body to eliminate methotrexate, resulting in high and potentially dangerous levels of methotrexate in the body.
Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRI) antidepressants, such as citalopram, fluoxetine, paroxetine, venlafaxine, and sertraline. Taken with aspirin, these can increase the risk of bleeding.
Warfarin, an anticoagulant drug, or a blood thinner, which stops the blood from clotting. If aspirin is taken with warfarin, it can reduce the drugs anticoagulant effects and increase the risk of bleeding. In some situations, however, a doctor may prescribe aspirin together with warfarin.
Do Dispersible Aspirin tablets react with alcohol/food?
It is recommended to take dispersible aspirin tablets after eating to avoid stomach upset.
Drinking alcohol may possibly increase the risk of gastrointestinal bleeding so is best avoided.
What are the side effects of Dispersible Aspirin tablets?
If I buy Dispersible Aspirin tablets online, how will they be delivered?
e-Surgery uses Royal Mail delivery with choices starting from Royal Mail 48 tracked delivery, Royal Mail tracked 24 and Royal Mail 1 pm special delivery (discover more about e-Surgery delivery). When you buy Dispersible Aspirin tablets they will arrive in discreet, recyclable packaging at a delivery address of your choice.
How do I dispose of Dispersible Aspirin tablets bought online?
Whenever you buy Dispersible Aspirin tablets online they will come in blister packs that are not currently recyclable, so once they have been used can be disposed of in a general waste bin. If the dispersible Aspirin tablets are unfinished dispose of the medication safely and drop them off at a local pharmacy. Cardboard packaging and paper patient information leaflets are recyclable.