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Review: could Aspirin cause Chest tightness or pressure (Chest pain)?

Summary: Chest tightness or pressure is found among people who take Aspirin, especially for people who are 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Plavix, and have High blood pressure. We study 161,258 people who have side effects while taking Aspirin from FDA and social media. Among them, 7,440 have Chest tightness or pressure. Find out below who they are, when they have Chest tightness or pressure and more.

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Aspirin

Aspirin has active ingredients of aspirin. It is often used in blood clots. (latest outcomes from 164,643 Aspirin users)

Chest tightness or pressure

Chest tightness or pressure has been reported by people with high blood pressure, osteoporosis, pain, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis. (latest reports from 136,788 Chest tightness or pressure patients)

On May, 19, 2015: 161,258 people reported to have side effects when taking Aspirin. Among them, 7,440 people (4.61%) have Chest Tightness Or Pressure.

Trend of Chest tightness or pressure in Aspirin reports

Time on Aspirin when people have Chest tightness or pressure * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Chest tightness or pressure47.50%13.75%4.58%10.42%5.00%12.50%6.25%

Age of people who have Chest tightness or pressure when taking Aspirin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Chest tightness or pressure0.12%0.03%0.19%0.68%3.39%12.01%23.54%60.03%

Severity of Chest tightness or pressure when taking Aspirin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Chest tightness or pressure9.52%57.14%33.33%0.00%

How people recovered from Chest tightness or pressure ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Chest tightness or pressure5.00%15.00%80.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (843 people, 11.33%)
  2. Pain (435 people, 5.85%)
  3. Multiple myeloma (423 people, 5.69%)
  4. Osteoporosis (391 people, 5.26%)
  5. Prophylaxis (341 people, 4.58%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Plavix (1,610 people, 21.64%)
  2. Lipitor (1,354 people, 18.20%)
  3. Lisinopril (1,317 people, 17.70%)
  4. Lasix (1,265 people, 17.00%)
  5. Digoxin (1,011 people, 13.59%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (5 months ago):

  • The ASD was repaired with Amplatzer. I was 3 months on Plavi und 6 months on Aspirin 200mg daily. I have an aggrevating constant chest pain since one month ago which is radiationg to the left hand. Cardiologic and neurologic etiologies have not been found after several examinations. I thought, it maybe due to Aspirin uptake.

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  • From this study (7 months ago):

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  • From this study (1 year ago):

  • Coronary angioplasty echocardiogram. 48 hour bp monitoring

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