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Often talked about aspirin.
And the importance of aspirin for heart health but if you take a baby aspirin every morning what happens if you get an ulcer talk what do you do and -- talked about aspirants.
Fish oil lot of people like.
-- -- -- the -- well there's no question do you know aspirin as a wonderful.
It's extremely important.
For preventing for secondary prevention of stroke.
Or heart attack that is if you've already had a heart attack and stroke a maintenance dose daily dose of aspirin is indicated.
Who take aspirin and a regular basis have gastric problems.
Develop ulcers and -- paying.
-- -- -- -- And what they do is they take -- advances.
Now there are two kinds event actions.
There is the proton pump inhibitors like next -- Crevice.
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And there are the H two -- blockers they both.
Reduce the amount invested in this the H two blockers.
This latest study shows that people who take aspirin on a regular basis.
And who are candidates for problems with the aspirin.
Should take the proton pump inhibitors rather than the H two blockers.
-- -- the next next you type drugs the -- -- The next -- him the premise that they apparently.
Are more protective.
Than the other category.
And that you have a good -- for you to.
You know anybody who's taking aspirin on a daily basis.
Who is vulnerable to these problems.
Should get a blood tests are reading test to see whether they have the bacterium in their gut called H pylori.
It's silent about 50% of people have it it lives in the in the in the stomach.
And it causes it contributes to ulcers.
So if you're on aspirin.
You should see if you have this H pylori there and that can be treated with her -- a combination of antibiotics.
For a short period of time.
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