- Vascular Indications:
Aspirin is indicated to: Reduce the combined risk of death and nonfatal stroke in patients who have had ischemic stroke or transient ischemia of the brain due to fibrin platelet emboli.
Reduce the risk of vascular mortality in patients with a suspected acute MI.
Reduce the combined risk of death and nonfatal Ml in patients with a previous MI or unstable angina pectoris.
Reduce the combined risk of MI and sudden death in patients with chronic stable angina pectoris.
- Revascularization Procedures: Aspirin is indicated in patients who have undergone revascularization procedure (Coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG), percutaneous transluminal coronary angioplasty (PTCA) or carotid endarterectomy) when there is a preexisting condition for which aspirin is already indicated.
- Rheumatologic disease indication: Aspirin is indicated for the relief of the signs and symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, spondyloarthropathies, and arthritis and pleurisy associated with Systemic lupus erythematous.