Daily aspirin may prevent pre-eclampsia

Pregnant women at high risk of pre-eclampsia should take low-dose aspirin daily to reduce the risk of developing the condition, an influential US advisory groups says.

The draft recommendations from the US Preventive Services Task Force released Tuesday follow a systematic review that found daily low-dose aspirin can prevent pre-eclampsia and its associated complications.

Women at high risk of pre-­eclampsia who took a daily aspirin dose of 50-150mg after the first