buffered aspirin


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Noun1.buffered aspirin - aspirin coated with a substance capable of neutralizing acid (trade name Bufferin)
acetylsalicylic acid, aspirin, Bayer, Empirin, St. Joseph - the acetylated derivative of salicylic acid; used as an analgesic anti-inflammatory drug (trade names Bayer, Empirin, and St. Joseph) usually taken in tablet form; used as an antipyretic; slows clotting of the blood by poisoning platelets
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Some recommend buffered aspirin, so talk to your vet and see what he suggests.
Enteric-coated or buffered aspirin preparations do not reduce the risk of gastrointestinal bleeding.
The analysis does provide data to suggest that aspirin dosages of 75 mg/day are as effective as higher doses and that there is no apparent safety associated with coated or buffered aspirin.
Buffered aspirin doesn't offer added protection to the stomach, according to epidemiologists from the Boston (Mass.
Buffered aspirin sometimes falls short of its claim to prevent gastric irritation.
Taking buffered aspirin doesn't solve the problem-Ed.
Take tweezers or needle-nose pliers, dog boots (available from sporting-goods stores and dog supply catalogs) to protect torn pads, buffered aspirin, and over-the-counter diarrhea remedies.
The Veterans Administration Cooperative Study administered 324 mg of buffered aspirin solution [per day] to 1,266 male patients for 12 weeks, starting within 48 hours of hospital admission.