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My husband has been taking Brilinta since October 2012 after have two stents placed in his heart. He
Posted 13 Apr 2013 by • 13 answers
... is experiencing severe itching, some dizziness, difficulty breathing, nausea and just overall not feeling well on a daily basis. He wants to discontinue taking the Brilinta but the cardio doctor said he has to take it for a year. It's been about 6 months now and he's going crazy, he ...
Posted 18 Dec 2014 by • 1 answer
I had my heart attack approx. 1 year. ago, I was told to stop taking it after 1 year. Few questions 1. What is other people input as far as how long they took this medicine 2. I am lucky that I don't have any major side effects but after 10 months I developed a anal itch.. weird but it did ...
I am on Brilinta, 90 mgm BID. I weigh 140 pounds. This same dose is recommended for someone weighin?
Posted 13 days ago by • 1 answer
weighing 280 pounds. Does this make sense? Whatever happened to dosing per unit of body weight? I am having terrible side effects and would like to decrease the dosage. Is that dangerous?
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Is it same size as carvedilol 12.5 mg? Or a low dose aspirin? I really need to know cause I think my pharmacy has counted wrong.. help?
Posted 21 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
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I have been taking Brilinta (ticagrelor) since Feb 2016, along with metoprolol and atorvastatin. Since March I have been experiencing Restlessness, Irritability, some breathing difficulty, and short 1 second chest pains. Doctors say these are not documented so they dont know why this happens. ...
Posted 5 Mar 2016 by • 3 answers
My Dr told me to stop taking brilinta i didn't have bad side effects from taking this medication and noticed 17 months has passed and after researching how long to take brilinta noticed i was to take it for 12 months what are my chances of having another heart attack because i stopped taking ...
Posted 8 May 2016 by • 0 answers
... anyone else and if so what did you do about it?
Ticagrelor - What are safe cold/allergy medicines for someone taking Brilinta, aspirin, atorvastatin
Posted 19 Apr 2016 by • 0 answers
... and metoprolol. Can't get a straight answer from the doctor. Seems like nothing except Coricidin and Tylenol (which don't really help) are safe. Looking for more options
I'm 62 and recently had 3 stents placed. I'm on Brilinta and have had no issues other than bleeding?
Posted 13 Feb 2016 by • 1 answer
... gums. My heart doctor has told me that the bleeding gums have nothing to do with taking Brilinta. Uh-huh. I have never had any issues with my gums prior to taking Brilinta. It's been 30 days and there has not been any improvement. The crazy thing is I have no problem brushing or flossing; ...
Posted 22 Jan 2014 by • 1 answer
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I thought I had taken my brilinta with my atorvastatin. I later went into the bathroom and saw the poll on the counter and thought I must have dropped it and didn't realize it. So I took it. Then felt unsure about the decision. I counted my pills, and now realize I took two doses of the ...
Posted 23 Aug 2015 by • 0 answers
Posted 5 Jan 2015 by • 1 answer
I'm taking Brilinta after stenting (anticoagulant eluting) three weeks ago.
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