A person known to be allergic/ sensitive to aspirin, should ideally avoid all forms of aspirin, as well as other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (such as ibuprofen and naproxen) which are chemically similar to aspirin. But, it is important to first confirm the diagnosis of aspirin allergy, before such restrictions are imposed.
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