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Should Prasugrel be prescribed to a patient who has previously had surgery to remove polyps?

Posted 14 Dec 2015 by Weesie1453 0 answers

10 years ago my father had a cardiac event that necessitated the implantation of a bare metal stent. A few years after this he was diagnosed with intestinal polyps and had surgery to remove some of them. 3 weeks ago he had another cardiac event that meant he needed 2 further stents placed in the ...

Plavix - How do I take with previcid?

Posted 17 Oct 2015 by sierra2015 2 answers

Is it okay at separate time to take?

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?

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, ...

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.

Beta blocker either increase or decrease efficacy & safety of prasugrel in ACS patients with PCI?

Posted 9 May 2012 by monikamodi2012 1 answer

safety point is chances of bleeding. & efficacy point is platelet aggregation inhibition in patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome after Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.

Commercial name of clopidogrel in greece?

Posted 28 Sep 2011 by George999 1 answer

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 ...

Hello, I need to find Effient (Prasugrel Tablets) for my dad, do you know where and how?

Posted 3 Jan 2010 by effient 1 answer

At present, my dad takes aspirin. He has been using Plavix for 2-3 years but it no longer thins his blood. His doctor recommended that we try finding Effient (Prasugrel) from abroad or online, but we can't find this drug and the pharmacists have not heard of it. Thank you in advance for your ...

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