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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Aluminum exposure can also occur through cooking acidic foods in aluminum cookware, food and beverage packages, cosmetics, antiperspirants, astringents, vaccines, and pharmaceuticals (i.e., antacids and buffered aspirin).
It may surprise you to know that buffered aspirin and antacids may contain more aluminum than cookware.
"It is the only buffered aspirin oral dosage pain reliever that has Food and Drug Administration-approved clinical data to support the 'gentle on your stomach' claim."
Some recommend buffered aspirin, so talk to your vet and see what he suggests.
What the study failed to mention was that it was conducted with buffered aspirin, which contains magnesium.
Enteric-coated or buffered aspirin preparations do not reduce the risk of gastrointestinal bleeding.
(copackaged pravastatin sodium and buffered aspirin tablets, Bristol-Myers Squibb)
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.) University School of Public Health.
* Buffered aspirin usually won't prevent upset stomach, since it contains only a small amount of antacid as a buffering agent.
Buffered aspirin sometimes falls short of its claim to prevent gastric irritation.