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There are two reasons why aspirin should not be used for Lexie. First, she just had surgery and we do not want to give a blood thinner which may cause bleeding to occur. Secondly, aspirin should not be used with rimadyl, if it can be avoided. If she is still in a great deal of pain, talk to your vet about prescribing a pain medication like tramadol to help with her comfort level.
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