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Can Warfarin cause hair loss?

Posted 2 Jul 2013 by Vicki Kowalewsky 12 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 ...

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?

Coumadin - has anyone had problems with teeth breaking and cracking while taking coumadin?

Posted 7 Feb 2011 by ibeda1 14 answers

i've been on warafin since oct 2010 for bi lateral pulminary embolisums. since I started i have had 3 teeth cracked. last ione cracked while eatung a french fry, has anyone else had problem with teeth cracking or breaking?

Coumadin - are there any antiinflammatory meds u can take while on coumidin?

Posted 8 Mar 2013 by coldman 4 answers

i have severe back issues. get a lot of pain from inflammation. dr. gave me lidocaine gel and voltaren that dont do much.

Which antibiotics are ok to take with Xarelto? thanks?

Posted 1 Sep 2011 by LJHTIGER 2 answers

My father is taking Xarelto 10 mb as a blood thinner for the afib. He had a hemorrhagic stroke and the doctors were concerned due to his age to restart a blood thinner like warfarin. This was a compromise. He needs an antiobiotic for a possible infection.

Coumadin - Looking for participants for Warfarin therapy user research. Interested?

Posted 29 Jan 2014 by cbostian 7 answers

As someone who has struggled with deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolisms, I know how difficult Warfarin therapy can be. That is why my team and I are building a mobile and web application that allows patients to dose safely from home, and remain in constant contact with their medical ...

Deep Vein Thrombosis - Greenfield Filter in my Inferior Vena Cava?

Posted 28 Jun 2012 by heavyweather 5 answers

Is my Cardiologist correct here - He has opted to leave a Greenfield Filter in my Inferior Vena Cava "as an extra measure of protection" and I thought biological material built up on these? I have good, balanced, levels of Warfarin Sodium but guess that the risk of a PE is fairly high ...

Deep Vein Thrombosis - I had a blood clot in my popliteal vein and a pulmonary embolism?

Posted 24 Aug 2009 by casilkc 2 answers

... embolism. Now my left leg measures two inches bigger than the right leg and I still have problems with swelling. I am also tired all the time and have trouble starting projects and finishing things. Does this swelling ever go away? Does the leg size come back to normal? Is being tired part of ...

Coumadin -been taking for about a year and a half. doctor says I am too high risk to stop??

Posted 1 Sep 2013 by coldman 4 answers

Is there a web site I can go to to find what risk factor really is? I am stopping coumidin so I can take anti inflammatories.

My 18 year old daughter was just discharged from the hospital with 2 blood clots in her lower leg?

Posted 11 Dec 2014 by Yolimami 2 answers

She was started on lovenox and Coumadin then switched to xarelto after a couple days of therapy. How long does it take for the clot to go away? Should she wear compression socks? She's flying in February should I be concerned? So many questions

When can you stop taking Coumadin?

Posted 19 Jan 2011 by way2fast 2 answers

My son is 30 years old and in good health. He had shoulder surgery because of a car accident. A week later he had a blood clot in one of his lungs. He is now taking Coumadin because of that. The standard procedure for this medicine is to take it for 6 months and then the treatment is stopped. For ...

Does anyone have DVT and Polycythemia Vera - how do you manage?

Posted 7 Feb 2012 by aramanarao 2 answers

had DVT (pulmonary Thromboembolism) 4 years ago and have been on Warfarin since then two years ago I have been diagnosed with Polycythemia Vera and after many phlebotomies I was put on Hydroxy urea. Is there any one out there with both these ailments ?? The reason for this query is if I manage my ...

Blood Disorders - I am experiencing hair thinning and hair loss from warfarin My doctor switched me?

Posted 21 Feb 2018 by FentonC 1 answer

... to Eliquis 2.5 msg twice daily. Will my hair grow back and get thicker while taking Eliquis. My hair is falling out by the handful, and it’s so thin. I’m 52 yrs old and had a blood clot in the jugular vein coming out of the brain causing me to have a major stroke. But my hair ...

Warfarin - itching is aside effect of warffin?

Posted 29 Nov 2009 by anujc 1 answer

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