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Explain why taking aspirin as soon as symptoms of a possible heart attack begin may help the patient.

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The aspirin has anti-coagulant properties, so it can help reduce the clot that is causing the blockage. Taking aspirin right away can start treatment before the paramedics arrive so less damage will occur.

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