Buffered Aspirin vs Ecotrin

Buffered Aspirin
(OTC)
Ecotrin
(OTC)
Buffered Aspirin is an anti-inflammatory, fever reducing and pain relief medication.
Ecotrin is an antiplatelet medication and an anti-inflammatory, fever reducing and pain relief medication.
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Approval Date
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Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
681 Discussions
1,369 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Headaches
#3 for Stroke
#4 for Heart Attack
#5 for Blood Clots
#6 for Fever
Buffered Aspirin is approved for Pain and is mostly mentioned together with this indication.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#3 for Blood Clots
#4 for Miscarriage
#5 for Heart Attack
#6 for Headaches
#7 for Stroke
#8 for Cramping
#9 for Fever
Ecotrin is approved for Pain, Clotting Disorder, Heart Attack and Headaches and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, it is taken to prevent Blood Clots and Miscarriage.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Buf
Cancer
7
Stomach Problems
7
Nausea
4
Clotting Disorder
4
A Fib
3
Liver Damage
3
Liver Disease
3
Meningitis
3
Stomach Irritation
3
Low Blood Pressure
2
Eco
Diabetes
4
Stomach Problems
4
Numbness
3
A Fib
3
Dehydration
2
Infertility
1
Vertigo
1
Palpitations
1
Arrythmia
1
Low Blood Pressure
1
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Buffered Aspirin
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Ecotrin
Eco
Cancer
Buf
Eco
7
0
Stomach Problems
Buf
Eco
7
4
Nausea
Buf
Eco
4
0
Clotting Disorder
Buf
Eco
4
0
A Fib
Buf
Eco
3
3
Liver Damage
Buf
Eco
3
0
Liver Disease
Buf
Eco
3
0
Meningitis
Buf
Eco
3
0
Stomach Irritation
Buf
Eco
3
0
Low Blood Pressure
Buf
Eco
2
1
Diabetes
Eco
Buf
4
0
Stomach Problems
Eco
Buf
4
7
Numbness
Eco
Buf
3
0
A Fib
Eco
Buf
3
3
Dehydration
Eco
Buf
2
0
Infertility
Eco
Buf
1
0
Vertigo
Eco
Buf
1
0
Palpitations
Eco
Buf
1
0
Arrythmia
Eco
Buf
1
0
Low Blood Pressure
Eco
Buf
1
2
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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B Category B
Before taking Ecotrin during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Ecotrin and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 325 mg
Tablet: 325 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
No Food Instructions
Ingredients
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Aspirin/Calcium Carbonate/Magnesium
Aspirin
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Buffered Aspirin and Ecotrin: Moderate Interaction. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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