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Can high coumadin levels or high PT/INR cause confusion, slurred speech and eventual passing out?

Heart Disease - I have had, on two separate occasions, very high coumadin levels, and it manifested... itself as confusion, slurred speech and eventually passing out. Is this a common side-effect of ...

Posted 18 Oct 2010 9 answers

Does taking coumadin REALLY make you feel cold? With no change in body temp?

My father has been on it for almost a yr and complains that he is cold since starting. I have checked on line and 2010 PDR and I cannot find a direct correlation. Thank you

Posted 26 Jun 2010 11 answers

Coumadin - what can happen to person who,s inr levels reach 9+?

Three years ago i was dianosed with a blood clot in my left calf after treatment i was presribed 7mg of warfarin a day with no periodic blood tests and was told i would have take warfarin the rest of ...

Posted 5 Apr 2011 4 answers

Is there any source for a lactose-free gluten-free warfarin or coumadin?

I am celiac and lactose-intolerant. I am having heart valve replacement soon and am recommended to have a mechanical replacement. This means I need to be on Warfarin or Coumadin for life. Are there ...

Posted 9 days ago 1 answer

Coumadin - I have noticed that if my PT/INR is high. that my blood acts very thick. For example?

I take 7.5mg of warfarin daily, my target INR is 2.5... last week I home tested and got a 7.9 reading... it took three test strips before I could get enough blood out to test in the time allowed. I ...

Posted 4 Mar 2015 1 answer

Should my Lovenox have been discontinue when my INR is 1.3?

I WAS on Lovenox. Last Monday my INR was 2.1 and the DR suspended Lovenox. At a DR appt on Friday my INR was 1.3 So the Coumadin was not in a therapeutic range of 2.0 ~ 3.0 yet the Dr did not have me ...

Posted 8 Mar 2015 1 answer

Can Commadin be used in place of Xarelto?

A Dr. suggests using Commadin in place of Xarelto because if I need Emergency Surgury for anything, it can't be done while taking Xarelto. Just looking for an opinion. Concerned about using ...

Posted 11 Feb 2015 1 answer

Afro American male 59 years old on Coumadin 5 mg daily . Is it possible to take centrum silver which

... is a daily vitamin while on Coumadin

Posted 7 Feb 2015 2 answers

Can you still develop clots if you're on Coumadin?

There's also slight pain in my left calf . I have pain in my neck and shoulder. Also , is it safe to have a massage while on Coumadin.

Posted 7 Feb 2015 1 answer

Ia m on coumadin but I also have a filter in want to stop taking the coumadin because I am having?

they think the clots first started from birth control pills which I took many years ago. I have had the blood test to find out for sure what cause them but the test told them nothing.

Posted 16 Feb 2015 0 answers

I have had 4 pulmonary embolisms?

My inr was 5.9 yesterday (thursday) the Doctor told me to not take any cumadian till re check on monday that scares me is it possible my blood could clot and cause another pe!!! Its been high for ...

Posted 23 Jan 2015 3 answers

My mother in law is 85 and stopped her coumadin. Her level was 1 today and they told me she should?

... take 4mg today then 2mg every day after that. Can't find her coumadin. Is it ok to wait till tomorrow or should I call a Dr. on call?

Posted 30 Jan 2015 2 answers

Hi, how do I raise my coumadin level? (or what raises coumadin blood level?)?

have had several tia-s recently. on c less than 1 month, my lab results were 1.4,1.6, and yesterday 1.5. doctor is increasing coumadin to 4mg. effect today, is there a way to increase my lab results ...

Posted 11 Jun 2013 2 answers

My 18 year old daughter was just discharged from the hospital with 2 blood clots in her lower leg?

She was started on lovenox and Coumadin then switched to xarelto after a couple days of therapy. How long does it take for the clot to go away? Should she wear compression socks? She's flying in ...

Posted 11 Dec 2014 2 answers

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