Aspirin-Therapy

Does Aspirin Therapy Really Work?

…thromboxane A2. Thromboxane constricts blood vessels and allows platelets to clump together and form clots at the site of wounds. The thinking behind aspirin therapy is that if you reduce the amount of thromboxane produced, you help prevent blood clots from forming and, subsequently, reduce a cardiac event,…

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Will Aspirin Work For You?

…sample can show your doctor whether aspirin therapy is effective for you—as well as what dose you need. This test measures the levels of thromboxane metabolites in your system. If your test results show a low level of metabolites, it means your prescribed aspirin therapy is working. If your results are…

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