Most likely, in our time is not met a man who at least once in my life have had to take aspirin (acetylsalicylic acid).
Aspirin is a non-steroidalanti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). It is believed that the name “Aspirin” is composed of two parts: “a” - from acetyl and “spir” - from Spiraea (as the meadowsweet plant is called in Latin, from which salicylic acid was first chemically isolated).
For over a century, aspirin has been used inmedicine as an antipyretic and painkiller. How often do we automatically drink an Aspirin tablet at a temperature and pain. This inexpensive and very effective drug is likely to be found in the family of everyone in the home medicine cabinet.
The use of aspirin
At various fevers, slackpain (toothache, headache, muscle pain and so on. d.), we immediately grabs for Aspirin and aspirin in high doses is able to appease even acute, severe pain, such as in trauma, arthritis.
Established that aspirin enhances the level of interferon in the human body, and therefore can participate in strengthening the immune system.
Aspirin is widely used as a meansprevention of cardiovascular diseases. In daily use in small doses of aspirin significantly reduced the risk of heart attacks, thrombosis since it is known that aspirin decreases platelet adhesion and inhibits their function.
Aspirin (acetylsalicylic acid) is usedfor complex treatment of certain diseases, for example in gynecology, for the treatment of women with recurrent miscarriage Aspirin is used in combination with heparin.
There are some studies that suggestthat aspirin reduces the likelihood of developing cataracts. Cataract often associated with low levels of glucose in the blood, and the action of aspirin is that it significantly reduces the consumption of glucose.
Aspirin should be consumed, drinking plenty of water after a meal. The usual adult dose of 1 tablet every 4 hours, but no more than 3 grams per day.
When it comes to the prevention of cardiovascular diseases, the taking on poltabletki a day, after consulting with their doctor.
We remind our site, which is not recommendedAspirin drink beverages containing caffeine (coffee, tea, cola), because it is even more enhance the stimulating effect of these beverages on the nervous system. It is necessary to take this into account.
Contraindications and side effects
There is the world of the drug that would suit everyone without exception, and Aspirin also has its contraindications and side effects.
our website in any case is not advised to useAspirin, like any other medication without first talking to your doctor. For all its efficacy and harmlessness of the drug can severely harm and endanger health.
Aspirin is not recommended for people with a penchant for internal bleeding with liver disorders and kidney.
Mandatory consultation with your doctor about taking aspirin to people with hypertension and other cardiovascular diseases, diseases of the gastrointestinal tract (stomach ulcer and duodenal ulcer, gastritis and etc.).
Unfortunately, cases of allergic knownreactions to aspirin and serious poisonings. For this reason, aspirin should be used with caution in people with asthma. This is due to the existence of aspirin variant of asthma that occurs in 20-30% of cases among patients with bronchial asthma and is characterized by a very severe course that is difficult to correct.
Aspirin is contraindicated for pregnant women, asit can cause bleeding, the exception is the need to prevent such a serious pregnancy complications like pre-eclampsia, which carries a risk to the life of a woman and child. With pre-eclampsia there is a high blood clotting in the blood vessels of the placenta, therefore the fetus does not receive oxygen and necessary nutrients. The action of aspirin, as already mentioned, is aimed at reducing the rate of blood clotting. However, such treatment should be carried out solely under the supervision of a physician.
We do not recommend the use of aspirin in the treatment ofChildren up to 12 years. Aspirin treatment (as well as other drugs that have composed of acetylsalicylic acid) to children, in diseases such as influenza, measles and chickenpox smallpoxAs aspirin can increase the risk of Reye's syndrome (a violation of the liver and brain), a dangerous disease with a high incidence of death.
The next time you go to the pharmacy forso popular and familiar to you aspirin, remember that the self can cause irreparable harm to your health. Be careful, do not be lazy once again re-read the annotation to the drug and consult a doctor.
Health to you!