,doctor wants me to quit tacking plavix,saying research indicates plavix only usefull for a year or so,is this true and should i stop tacking it?
23 Jun 2010
I had a heart attack 2.5 years ago and 2 stents, still take Plavix including a lot many other meds like ramipril, amlodipne, metoprolol, my doc recommended that I continue plavix, perhaps you need to seek a second opinion, please do let me know the outcome, it shall be information to me as well, thanks for staying in touch.
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1 answer • 3 May 2010
Or, is it standard procedure to discontinue after 2 years?
1 answer • 27 May 2010
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