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Should I take baby (81mg) aspirin to prevent heart attack if I am between age 50-59, have high cholesterol, and/or high blood pressure?
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The benefits of low dose aspirin 81mg outweigh the risks of stomach bleeding in those who have a ten year risk of 10% or more of having a heart attack. Usually, these are people with high cholesterol and/or high blood pressure.