Ansaid Precautions and Warnings
There are a number of Ansaid precautions and warnings to be aware of. For example, Ansaid can cause cardiovascular events such as a heart attack or stroke in some people. Also, you are not recommended to take Ansaid if you are nursing or in the third trimester of pregnancy. Some other precautions and warnings with Ansaid include potential drug interactions, the safety of taking Ansaid if you drink alcohol frequently, and the risk of high blood pressure, allergic reactions, or problems in the stomach and intestines in some people taking this medicine.
- Heart disease, including congestive heart failure
- High blood pressure (hypertension)
- Liver disease or failure
- Kidney disease or failure
- Bleeding problems (or if you are taking a medicine that decreases the ability of your blood to clot)
- Nasal polyps
- Systemic lupus erythematosus (lupus or SLE)
- Stomach ulcers, stomach bleeding, or a history of either condition
- Any allergies to medicines, including aspirin or other NSAID pain medicines.
Also let your healthcare provider know if you:
- Are pregnant or thinking about becoming pregnant
- Are breastfeeding
- Drink alcohol frequently
- Are having or have recently had heart surgery.
Also, tell your healthcare provider about all other medicines you may be currently taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.