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    Should You Take Daily Aspirin for Your Heart?

    When to Avoid Aspirin

    Don't take the drug if you're allergic to it.

    Talk to your doctor if you take blood thinners, because aspirin can mix poorly with them. “The risk of having a GI bleed is further increased,” Cryer says. “Unfortunately, the people who need blood thinners and aspirin tend to be the same.”

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    Reviewed on June 22, 2016

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