Acetylsalicylic Acid (ASA)

Active Ingredient(s): Aspirin
Category: Pain Relief



Acetylsalicylic Acid (ASA) Overview

Aspirin, also known as acetylsalicylic acid (ASA), is a medication used to treat pain, fever, or inflammation.[4] Specific inflammatory conditions in which aspirin is used include Kawasaki disease, pericarditis, and rheumatic fever.[4] Aspirin given shortly after a heart attack decreases the risk of death.[4] Aspirin is also used long-term to help prevent further heart attacks, ischaemic strokes, and blood clots in people at high risk.[4...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Aspirin
  • Capsule: 325mg
  • Capsule, Extended Release: 162.5mg
  • Gum, Chewing: 227.5mg
  • Powder for Reconstitution: 1g
  • Suppository: 1200mg, 125mg, 300mg, 325mg, 600mg, 60mg
  • Syrup: 500mg
  • Tablet: 162mg, 325mg, 500mg, 650mg, 800mg, 81mg, 81mg + 300mg
  • Tablet, Chewable: 81mg
  • Tablet, Delayed Release: 300mg, 325mg, 500mg, 650mg, 81mg, 975mg
  • Tablet, Extended Release: 325mg, 800mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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