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My husband had a tough 10 years, he has had 2 open heart surgical bypasses, the second failed?

Posted 11 Mar 2018 by smithrs 0 answers

He has stents inside of stents! He has a total of 17 stents. As a Plavix non-responder he was switched to Effient 10 mg and has been on it for more than 5 years, and doing very well, no further problems. It took awhile to get him figured out and to get his stents to quit scarring over. Our question ...

What is common ingredient in blood thinner/anti platelet drugs that causes severe itching?

Posted 3 Mar 2018 by Shaklee 0 answers

I recently had a stent removed because of an allergic reaction to chromium . Now I have severe rash and itching from blood thinner meds and antiplatelet meds. Tried Plavix, Effient, and now on Xarelto. I can’t live the rest of my life with this severe itching and rash. What is the common ...

I been on Effient since June of 2017. I ran out and I have been without for 5 or 6 days. I woke...

Posted 1 Feb 2018 by BIG POPPA pump 0 answers

... up yesterday and today I am throwing up and have diarrhea. Is this a side effect from coming off of the medication or did I just catch some kind of flu?

Hello I was put on effient (10mg) 1 time a day 11-3-17 I had a heart attack I had 5 blockages 2 100%

Posted 28 Dec 2017 by kingdaddypops 1 answer

... rca ,,, they put stents in them ,,widow maker 30% doctor left alone 2 other arteries 15% left them alone ,,my question is my blood has not been checked,,, should I b monitored (blood),,, also on blood pressure medicine metoprolol tartrate (25mg) 1/2 pill in morning(12.5mg)1/2 pill evening and ...

Doeas Effient cause knee joint pain?

Posted 29 Nov 2017 by msschmi 0 answers

My husband is on Effient but went off of it to see if the knee pain would go away. It did go away. The doctor put him back on it and the knee pain has come back. They say this is not a side affect of the drug. Stay on it or not.

I had two stents placed 8 months ago. At that time, my doctor said I would have to take Effient for?

Posted 27 Apr 2017 by Mikethedog 1 answer

... 1 year. As I get close to my one year mark, how do i wean myself off a drug that i have taken every day since my surgery?

Does it sound right: I had two stents in a coronary artery and was only given 1 month of effient?

Posted 22 Dec 2016 by Johnsoa 0 answers

... prescribed my prescription was for only one month.

Why can't my husband stop taking Effient for five days to have arthroscopic shoulder surgery? He has

Posted 24 Oct 2016 by HS Pitcher 0 answers

... been on it since January 5, 2016. His cardiologist says she wants him to be on it for a full year before she okays him stopping it to have surgery!! He takes it for CAD. He's had bypass surgery and has 10 stents in his heart.

I had a heart attract 3 months ago, inferior artery was 100 percent blocked. I was put on Effient?

Posted 26 Jun 2016 by Pinto beans 0 answers

I was put on Effient 10 mg once a day. My question is if I have heartburn can I take an antacid? If the answer is yes, is some better for me than other antacids? My heart attack was 3 months ago, the inferior artery was 100 % Blocked, I have a stent now

Is it normal to go off of effient after the first year of having stents?

Posted 23 Apr 2013 by alexa7 2 answers

My husband had been on coumadin for 2 years for AF. He then had a heart cath and needed 2 stents. At this time he was taken off of coumadin and put on effient. It has been 1 year and the dr. said he could stop the effient in 2 months. Is this the normal procedure for effient. He is only going to be ...

I was on effient for 10 months and I was taken off effient because my hemoglobin was 6.2?

Posted 15 Feb 2016 by lindatx 1 answer

I had a heart attack, one stent was put in. I am female 69. Can I be put on a different blood thinner.

Effient - I am on the generic form of effluent. It's giving me a horrible headache and nothing is?

Posted 13 Dec 2015 by Redneckrob 0 answers

... helping. Is there anything I can take to counter this?

Had my stent in Dec 2015 and now on effient 10 mg. I've had some heavy nosebleeds needing?

Posted 24 Feb 2016 by elizabeth1994 0 answers

... cauterizing. Doctor says I need to be on effient for a year, but going to ENT twice a week is getting to me. Anyone else having this soo often?

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