The literature says the following:
"To be sure this medicine is not causing harmful effects, your blood will need to be tested often. Visit your doctor regularly."
Read more at: https://www.drugs.com/plavix.html
Plavix does not require regular testing like Warfarin. When it is tested your doctor will typically order a CBC with differential and platelet count. If you are still having clotting problems then your doctor should order genetic testing to determine if you have a resistance to the Plavix.
- Plavix Information for Consumers
- Plavix Information for Healthcare Professionals (includes dosage details)
- Side Effects of Plavix (detailed)
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