Is aspirin necessary for life long in heart attack ?
my father got discharged from hospital following an heart attack. he is been prescribed aspirin 75 mg once a day and i was told that should be taken life long. now my dad heart attack is cured. is it necessary to take the drug for life long?
How long can a heart attack last? My dad just had severe chest pain on the opposite side of his heart with shortness of breath...then it went away maybe 5-10 minutes it lasted. I checked his pulse...it seemed in the normal range and listened to his heart...it had normal rate and rhythm I think....I am way over my head with this. He did not feel an ambulance would be necessary. How do I know when it might be bad enough to call an ambulance? ...maybe it was pulled muscle? hernia? what if I ignore it at the wrong time?
hello. my husband suffers high blood pressure, an insurance company don t want to life cover him as his reading was 196/100 (his meds were finished and he had to get more). I now feel like he s a walking heart attack and am worried sick. I don t know what his reading is whilst on meds, but know that the reading is much lower. He s 43, smokes about 10 cigarrettes a day and drinks socially. Am I being paranoid that he s going to suffer some sort of major heart attack soon or is he okay as long as he takes his meds?
Hi, I am 55 years old Indian. Suffered and survived a heart attack in year 2000. Angiogram was done and about 30 % of LAD was blocked. Doctor advised not to do stenting, only on medications and was advice to take care diet and exercise. Currently on tab enalapril and aspirin. Missed heart beat is worrying me. Pls advice
Hi, it has been a week now since I donated blood and there is terrible bruising along the side and right above where they placed the needle. There is also a stiff tightening pain as I move my arm that goes from my elbow up towards my shoulder. I ve taken aspirin and ibuprofen occasionally to try and ease the pain but nothing has helped. I even tried icing it on and off the first few days after, which was recommended by our American Red Cross donation center. Should I be concerned?
I am a male, 68yo, widower, Chinese (not from China). I lead an active sex life.....I have sex at least twice a week sometimes with different women (not prostitute). For the last 1 month, 5 out of 10 times that I have sex...I couldn't ejaculate although the sensation of ejaculation were there. I have Type 1 Diabetes..I inject 52mg of insulin everyday plus captoril and simvastatin. I also consume 80mg of Aspirin everyday for the last 20 years.
My question is.....Is there any kind of medication\drug that I can take so that I can ejaculate each time I have sex.
Hi, may I answer your health queries right now ? Please type your query here...I had a stent put in about 6 weeks ago and was put on a daily regimen of plavex and a 325 mg aspirin..Beginning yesterday morning each time I urinate I shoot out first a red blood clot..I went to see a doctor today and he told me to continue with the plavex but to stop taking the aspirin..He thought the bleeding would cease in a day or two..What's you thoughts on this?
6 days ago my lips swelled up and my eyes swelled shut I had prednisone and it took 40mg to get it down. It came back in about 12 hours and took more prednisone and I had hives on my neck , under arms and in the groin. Went to a doctor and he...