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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 female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Plavix, and have High blood pressure.

We study 161,169 people who have side effects while taking Aspirin from FDA and social media. Among them, 7,439 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 164,557 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 136,711 Chest tightness or pressure patients)

On Jan, 2, 2015: 161,132 people reported to have side effects when taking Aspirin. Among them, 7,438 people (4.62%) 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 pressure47.48%13.45%4.62%10.50%5.04%12.61%6.30%

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

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Chest tightness or pressure0.13%0.03%0.19%0.68%3.38%12.00%23.54%60.05%

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

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Chest tightness or pressure7.50%57.50%35.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Chest tightness or pressure ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Chest tightness or pressure5.26%10.53%84.21%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (842 people, 11.32%)
  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, 21.65%)
  2. Lipitor (1,354 people, 18.20%)
  3. Lisinopril (1,316 people, 17.69%)
  4. Lasix (1,264 people, 16.99%)
  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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  • Was taking aspirin and bisoprolol fumerate for 8 months,after all tests ok was told to stop aspirin now having indigestion and heartburn. is connected and would it help if halved bisoprolol
    Dr increased dosage from 1.25 then 2.5 and now 3.75 because still having some chest discomfort. However doctor said the bisoprolol did not stop any pain so why increase. I think all due to stress at work and when working notice felt great but after left anything that I let worry me seems to cause discomfort. After CT OK felt getting better then after told to stop aspirin started to get burning feeling in throat and sonetimes indigestion as well.Husband suggests stopping or halving bisoprolol as was not too bad on lower dose but Dr says leave as seems to be working.Seem to have swopped one worry and discomfort for another.
  • I have ringing in the ears. is there anyway of getting rid of it? (1 answer)
    I feel this tinnitus was induced from my taking the norgesic forte, that I no longer take for tension headaches. But I do take over the counter aspirin. Can the tinnitus ever go away?
  • Can high dose aspirin cause joint pain like arthritis?
    Told by Cardiologist to take 300mg aspirin daily and anti coagulant, both for about 1 year following insertion of stent, and because of 60% blockage on another unstented artery. Now getting joint pains like arthritis.
  • Can long-term methadone use cause or increase the risk of colon cancer?
    I had a two-level spinal fusion at L4-S1 in 2000 after being injuried at work in Sept. 24, 1997. I lost everything after...the unjury, ability to do my job, my wife and family (couldn't take the strain) my home, my sense of self and purpose, direction and belonging...credit rating and ability to pay my bills.
    After a long period of waiting to settle my workmens' comp. case, I returned home, from the Bat Area back to Arizona to take of my mother with a yet un dianosed case of moderate dementia.
    Then, in 2011 I had a 2nd surgery to relieve spinal stenosis btwn. L2-L4, just above the fusion site.
    I've been taking methadone since early 2004, a little over ten years, now. I've had high blood pressure since my injury.

    Now, I waiting to be scheduled for a colonoscopy, with my father having had polyps and the way I've been feeling..drained, tired all the time, and stomach pains ( in addition to my chronic low back pain), I...
    find myself wondering if there is any relationtionship between the methadone and other meds and cancer?
  • Can the use of triamcinolone ointment on the eyelids, nose, and side of mouth cause headache, uneven heartbeat and aura
    Started noticing slight chest pain, small tension like headaches and auras after a year and half, did not apply everyday, maybe on average once ever week or two for a year and a half

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