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People who have low platelets, bleeding disorders, or take blood-thinning medications need to be careful about other medicines they take. Some medicines can increase the risk of bleeding. Even over-the-counter medicines that you can buy at grocery stores or pharmacies to treat pain, colds, fever, and headache can increase this risk.
This list does not include all medicines that could increase the risk of bleeding. To learn more, talk to your care team.
Many store brand products also contain NSAIDs. If you are unsure, ask a doctor or pharmacist to find out if the product is safe for you.
Active ingredients are listed under drug facts on the label of medicines that you buy at the store.
Reviewed: August 2022