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Saturday, July 16, 2011 fedexbob, Community Member, asks

Q: what over the counter pain medication does not thin the blood?

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Cort, Health Guide
7/16/11 5:43pm

That is a surprisingly tough question to answer. Aspirin, ibuprofen, etc. are blood thinners. Several websites stated that acetaminophen is not a blood thinner (although it can increase the effects of a blood thinner you might be taking). The best thing to do is to simply ask any pharmacist at a store and they will be able to tell you. Good luck. 

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By fedexbob, Community Member— Last Modified: 07/16/11, First Published: 07/16/11