Preventive aspirin may raise macular degeneration risk, study suggests

01/23/2013 | MedPage Today (free registration)

Patients who use aspirin to prevent cardiovascular disease have a slightly higher risk of age-related macular degeneration, University of Sydney researchers reported in JAMA Internal Medicine. The study could not determine a causal link, and researchers noted that aspirin "is one of the most effective CVD treatments."

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