Aspirin—Heart Attack/ Stroke Prevention

Some people occasionally take aspirin for aches and pains. However, if you've had a heart attack or stroke, or if you're at risk for either, your doctor may recommend a daily aspirin regimen to prevent these attacks. Aspirin helps reduce the clumping of blood platelets that may block arteries. Other tools for heart health: blood pressure monitors and cholesterol testing.

Product Name Percent of Pharmacists' Votes
Bayer 61.0%
Ecotrin 29.0%
St. Joseph's 10.0%

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