ASA (acetylsalicylic acid)

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Your child needs to take the medicine called ASA (acetylsalicylic acid, say: a-SEE-ta-sal-a-si-lik). This information sheet explains what ASA does and how to give it to your child. It also explains what side effects, or problems, your child may have when they take this medicine.

Disclaimer: The information in this Family Med-aid is accurate at the time of printing. It provides a summary of information about asa (acetylsalicylic acid) and does not contain all possible information about this medicine. Not all side effects are listed. If you have any questions or want more information about asa (acetylsalicylic acid), speak to your healthcare provider. 

Last updated: December 6th 2023