Navigation Links
Chewable Aspirin More Readily Absorbed
Date:5/15/2009

Study suggests higher levels found in bloodstream could improve heart attack treatments

FRIDAY, May 15 (HealthDay News) -- Chewable aspirin is more readily absorbed into the bloodstream, making it the best aspirin choice for people suffering a cardiac incident, University of California, San Diego researchers report.

Volunteers who consumed chewable aspirin had higher levels of aspirin in their blood shortly afterward when compared with people who either swallowed regular aspirin whole or chewed then swallowed regular aspirin, according to the study, scheduled to be presented Friday at the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine's annual meeting in New Orleans.

Doctors sometimes prescribe aspirin to people who have had a cardiac incident or are at high risk for one.

Study abstracts also appear in the suplement to the April issue of Academic Emergency Medicine.

More information

The American Heart Association has more about using aspirin for heart conditions.



-- Kevin McKeever



SOURCE: Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, news release, May 15, 2009


'/>"/>
Copyright©2009 ScoutNews,LLC.
All rights reserved  

Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories Ltd. Announces Tentative FDA Approval for Generic Zyrtec Chewable(R)
2. Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd. Announces FDA Approval to Market Generic OTC Versions of Childrens Zyrtec(R) Chewable Tablets for Allergy Relief and Childrens Zyrtec(R) Chewable Tablets for Hives Relief
3. Perrigo Company Announces Final FDA Approval for OTC Famotidine Complete Chewable Tablets
4. Cavities in Children Reduced Over 60 Percent by New Experimental Chewable Mints
5. Discovery Health CME Explores the Benefits and Risks of Aspirin in Aspirin Therapy: Maximizing the Benefits
6. AUDIO from Medialink and Bayer: Is Your Pain Reliever Undermining Your Aspirin Therapy?
7. AUDIO from Medialink and Bayer: Lifesaving Benefits of Low-Dose Aspirin Therapy Maintained with Naproxen Sodium
8. New, No-Swallow Fasprin(R) Reduces Problems Associated with Daily Aspirin Regimen
9. Aspirin, Hormone Therapy Combo Can Shorten Lives of Prostate Cancer Patients
10. Aspirin Resistance Boosts Heart Risks in Cardiac Patients
11. Regular, long-term aspirin use reduces risk of colorectal cancer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Chewable Aspirin More Readily Absorbed
(Date:5/5/2016)... , ... May 05, 2016 , ... ... States to promise successful results with IVF and with egg freezing, today announced ... the most patient-centric and highest quality fertility care, Spring Fertility offers both fertility ...
(Date:5/5/2016)... Stockholm/San Jose (PRWEB) , ... May 05, 2016 , ... ... the art of self-love. Every day, LELO fans reach out via email, social media ... recurring question keeps upcoming up: “Is the way I masturbate ‘normal’ or ‘correct’?” , ...
(Date:5/5/2016)... ... May 05, 2016 , ... Every year ... most heartfelt wishes of these children. The wishes provide hope and motivation ... and CEO of Make-A-Wish Mississippi, Brent Wilson said, “In 2016, the organization will ...
(Date:5/5/2016)... Oregon (PRWEB) , ... May 05, 2016 , ... ... Student American Chiropractic Association (SACA) is slated to host the 2016 National SACA ... for all current SACA national officers and chapter officers to come together and ...
(Date:5/5/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... May 05, 2016 , ... ... agency’s ongoing community enrichment program serving families of greater Dubuque, IA. The current ... duty, reserve and honorably discharged veterans. Donations to Veteran’s Freedom Center may now ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:5/4/2016)... 4, 2016 Research ... "Global Multiple Myeloma Market and Competitive Landscape ...      (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160330/349511LOGO ... Competitive Landscape Highlights 2016, provides comprehensive insights ... epidemiology, Multiple Myeloma market valuations and forecast, ...
(Date:5/4/2016)... May 4, 2016 ... the  "Global Acute lymphocytic Leukemia Market and ... their offering.       (Logo: ... Lymphocytic Leukemia Market and Competitive Landscape Highlights ... Leukemia pipeline products, Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia epidemiology, ...
(Date:5/3/2016)... 3, 2016  Axiogenesis has acquired a major investment from Sino-German High-Tech Fund to further expand product development, strengthen ... http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160503/362921 ... ... ... ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: