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-- regularly you know how we touts the benefits of aspirin now aspirin can be really important or else.
Well -- some big news about aspirin and breast cancer a new study looked at the effect of aspirin to treat breast cancer survivors.
Talk to us about more about.
Do you know when we talk about aspirin we think in terms that's secondary prevention -- you had a stroke.
-- -- heart attack and you can tolerate the aspirin and doesn't bother your stomach you should be on aspirin there many people who also feel.
That healthy individuals who are at risk for heart attack by virtue of their age rather is factors should take aspirin.
Now here comes a whole different ball game.
It turns out that women.
With breast cancer.
Who take -- aspirin one aspirin a day.
Our cat -- -- have a better long term outlook.
They have less rip currents and they they do better they live longer.
Who do not have breast cancer but who take aspirin anyway who may be at risk.
Have a 50% reduction in the incidence of breast cancer.
So it seemed very clear to me.
That you should take aspirin if you have breast cancer don't stop your other drugs you continue everything you're taking but I -- aspirin to it.
And if you're worried a woman and you're worried.
About your vulnerability.
To -- to Casper and vulnerability to cancer.
It's a good idea to take aspirin.
You know while -- talking about breast cancer.
Is a very widely used drug to treat breast cancer.
Now women -- breast cancer.
Often have anxiety that's quite natural and they may take a drug called -- -- which is an anti depressant.
If you have breast cancer do not take.
Elaborate -- do not take Paxil.
-- so it can.
Diminishes the beneficial effect of Tamoxifen.
And your Tamoxifen works less efficiently against your cancer.
So ask your doctor for another antidepressant.
If you needed to not take Paxil.
Well okay doctor that is very interesting -- certainly.
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