Bufferin Low Dose Oral Tablet 81Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Bufferin Low Dose: Oral tablet (81mg)

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What is this Medicine?

ASPIRIN (AS pir in) is a pain reliever. It is used to treat mild pain and fever. This medicine is also used as directed by a doctor to prevent and to treat heart attacks, to prevent strokes, and to treat arthritis or inflammation.

In-Depth Information

Bufferin Low Dose 81mg Tablet

NDC: 000676424
  • Over the Counter
    (Prescription Not Required)
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Myocardial Infarction Prophylaxis, Ischemic Stroke, Migraine, Arthralgia, Mild Pain, Arterial Thromboembolism Prophylaxis, Prosthetic Heart Valves, Dental Pain, Reduction Of Cardiovascular Mortality, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoarthritis, Acute Myocardial Infarction, Fever, Dysmenorrhea, Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA), Musculoskeletal Pain, Unstable Angina, Headache, Common Cold, Stroke Prophylaxis

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Protect from freezing
Bufferin Low Dose 81mg Tablet

Reported Side Effects for Bufferin Low Dose 81mg Tablet

Bruise Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Reye's Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Melena Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Nose Bleed Incidence:
<3.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Intestinal Bleeding Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Ringing In Ears Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Breathing Difficulties Incidence:
0.3%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: RAPID
Bleeding In The Brain Incidence:
0.4%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Stomach Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Pain Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Heartburn Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
>10.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Bufferin Low Dose 81mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Bufferin Low Dose 81mg Tablet(Aspirin)
Alcohol and Salicylates(Aspirin)
Side effects from this drug may get worse if you drink alcohol-containing drinks. If you have persistent stomach upset, vomit blood or what looks like coffee grounds, or have black, tarry stools, contact your health care provider immediately. Avoid alcohol containing drinks while taking aspirin. Alcohol intake should be limited even with short term use of aspirin or related pain relievers.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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