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Can I drink while on blood thinners (lovenox)?

Posted 13 Oct 2011 by Camarko 2 answers

Im only talking a couple beers nothing to get me to drunk

Can Warfarin cause hair loss?

Posted 2 Jul 2013 by Vicki Kowalewsky 10 answers

I was on Warfarin from 10/2011 until 5/2012. In Jan. or Feb. of 2012 my hair started coming out in big chuncks everytime I washed it. I stopped taking the medication in May of 2012 and about July or Aug.2012 my hair stopped coming out. In Jan. 2013 and for the second time I developed DVT's and ...

Has anyone experienced a PE while on Xarelto?

Posted 24 Apr 2013 by jovifan 5 answers

I have been on Xarelto since switching from Cumadin a month ago and about a week ago I had sharp pains in my chest then three days ago I had an irregular fast heartbeat on the lower right side of my heart for about 30 minutes. Once that was over I had wheezing in my chest for the next 12 hrs with ...

I need an anibiotic. What can I safely use while on warfarin?

Posted 14 Jun 2010 by debbie101050 6 answers

I was given azithromycin. I was scared and did not take it. Then I was given Levaquin. I was told of the increased risk for bleeding, and did not take the antibiotics. Isn't there something safe to use while on warfarin?

How long does it take to get eliquis out of your system once you stop taking it?

Posted 31 Jan 2015 by Dljohn 1 answer

I have been on Eliquis for 6 months for a Pulmonary Embolysim. Have just been told I can now go to Aspirin 325mg coated tablet, once a day. How long does it take for the medto get out of your system?

I started taking Xarelto for DVT in Oct. 2016. I've had a fairly regular menstral cycle since but?

Posted 26 Feb 2017 by Stephiinee10 1 answer

I am currently having the worst menstral experience of my life! I'm bleeding so heavy that I'm soaking through a super tampon within an hour, same with pads. I've soaked through & soiled multiple articles of clothing. These are things that have NEVER happened to me before. There ...

Herbal remedies for heavy menstrual flow with Xarelto?

Posted 13 Feb 2017 by SadieM 1 answer

Hello, I was in the ER with deep vein thrombosis this past Wednesday and started taking Xarelto the next day. The swelling has improved somewhat and I no longer have a purple leg so I figure that's some good progress. To provide some backstory, I am 37 years old and was on cyestra 35 since ...

What can I take for cough and runny nose on Xarelto? Headache?

Posted 3 Feb 2017 by tennent77 0 answers

Take twice a day

How long do you have to stay on xarelto after having a dvt?

Posted 21 Aug 2013 by theresa06 3 answers

I don't remember if the doctor said 3 or 6 months and do you just stop taking it or reduce dose my new doc doesn't know

Has anyone been recommended to take Xarelto for three months only to treat DVT in leg?

Posted 3 Nov 2016 by Kara2016 1 answer

I am a 40 year old female with no genetic predisposition for blood clots. On 9/4/16 I had a sclerotherapy to treat varicose veins on my left calf and three weeks after that I developed a superficial blood clot and DVT which is attached high in my tigh. The doctor told me I should be on the medicine ...

What is the pharmaceutical drug name of Acitrom?

Posted 13 Jan 2017 by AbhishekNK 0 answers

Acitrom is a brand name and it's strip says 'nicoumalone' as it's content although while checking for drug interactions, I never find any drugs with the name nicoumalone in list. So what is the pharmaceutical name of Acitrom? Thank you!

Can my husband drink 6 to 8 cans of beer while taken Eliquis for DVt on left leg?

Posted 22 Jun 2016 by ladydreams 0 answers

My husband drinks 6 to 8 cans of beer a day while taking Eliquis for 3 blood clots on b his left leg. Is there a problem while being on his blood thinner. Can this be a problem for him. Thanks

Pulmonary Embolism - Are there any live in person support groups in Orange County CA?

Posted 28 Dec 2016 by ann0707 0 answers

I was diagnosed with DVT and PE in March 2015. I was misdiagnosed twice until the third doctor finally listened to me. He said I would not have survived the next 48 hours had I not pushed the issue, and was surprised I had survived the last 5 days in such excruciating pain barely able to breathe. ...

What is the correct dose of xeralto for an 82 year old woman recovering from DVT and Saddle PE?

Posted 8 Dec 2016 by matilda1234 1 answer

My mother had been taking coumadin for 5 months to treat a dvt and Pulminary Embolism (massive one) and her doctor decided to switch her to xeralto due to fluctuating INR on coumadin. She was started on 15 mg twice per day for 2 weeks then was to transition to 20mg once per day. Due to an unrelated ...

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