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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 • 14 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 ...
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Posted 22 Feb 2018 by • 0 answers
Some cardiologists say it can be discontinue after 6 months as long as the patient can take baby aspirin instead. Others say that the endothelial coating in a stent takes 3 months so why wait one year? Does anyone has heard something different? My husband started Brilinta on Sept 2017 and has been ...
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 ...
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I can not have my biopsy done until I'm off blood thinners. Avoid stress I'm told but when you have had 3 types of cancer you tend to freak out. Why can't I stop for 5 days to have the biopsy? Another thing, this is a blood thinner why do I clot faster now then before?
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I had 2 massive heart attacks and now have a stent . I'm on Ranexa 500 mg twice daily Brilanta 90 mg twice daily lisinopril 2.5 mg once daily Coumadin 6mg once daily Lasix 40mg once daily Lipitor 80 mg once daily Coreg 6.25 mg once daily Protonix 40 mg once daily .
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After 12 months of Ticagrelor how long before its out of your system?
Posted 8 Aug 2017 by • 2 answers
Xarelto prescribed for constant Atrial Fibrillation. Crestor prescribed for high levels. LDL now at 48 and HDL at 40. Brilinta and 81 mg aspirin prescribed for stent in my Left Coronary Artery (was 85% blocked). Bruising is terrible, bleeding will not stop for days if skin is gouged. Doctor says my ...
Is there any food should be avoided while taking Brilinta? i.e. leafy vegetables, green tea, garlic?
Posted 18 Sep 2017 by • 0 answers
Posted 8 May 2017 by • 1 answer
Hi. I had a stent placed in my right carotid artery almost two weeks ago. While in the hospital, it was determined that I am "Plavix resistant" and was prescribed Brilinta. I've developed severe throbbing headaches. CT scan showed I had a small hemorrhage in my brain but it has not ...
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