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How can I change the time of day I take Plavix?

Posted 20 Jun 2018 by susiev76 1 answer

My husband was hospitalized after a heart attack and they started him on Plavix and they would give it in the mornings. Now that he’s been released he prefers to take it at night as it will be easier to remember and be consistent. Our strategy was to take it 15 minutes later every day to ...

Is it possible to switch from Plavix to Effient ?? how it can be done? please advise?

Posted 20 Oct 2011 by Dr.Mohammed Ihsan 1 answer

Is it possible? or the patient should continua on it's medication ?

Where can you purchase Clopidogrel in the USA? If can't why not?

Posted 23 Feb 2012 by J10v8 2 answers

Plavix patent expired November 2011.

If I am no longer bruising, does this mean Effient is no longer working?

Posted 20 Jun 2012 by witch.faerie 1 answer

I know this sounds strange, but I had a heart attack because of clot last year because my doctor told me I was immune to Plavix, so switched to Effient 7 months ago, and have had easy bruising since except in the last month. There has been no bruising. I hit myself pretty hard twice while working, ...

Should Plavix be taken before an angioplasty to insert two stents?

Posted 11 Dec 2010 by jaliceII 1 answer

My doctor is doing an angioplasty on Tuesday, Dec. 14th to insert two stents. He started me on Plavix yesterday.I always thought patients should be taken off Plavix prior to this procedure. Is the doc correct in prescribing Plavix now instead of after the procedure? I did start yesterday, but am ...

Would like the best practice for anticoagulants for mi?

Posted 11 Sep 2013 by SRRNCLNC 2 answers

Please clarify when it is best to give coumadin,agrenox, plavix, or xarelto. When do you give asprin?

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