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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 am taking Effient. Is there anything in a diet that would affect you while taking the Effient?

Posted 14 Sep 2010 by bilb8041941 2 answers

... I have heard you cannot eat (greens) turnip greens; lettuce; or any green veggy. Thanks

Is there a cheaper generic brand for effient?

Posted 18 Oct 2011 by lutz4557 2 answers

I had an allergic reaction (hives) to Plavix - would the same thing happen if I took Efffient?

Posted 13 Oct 2010 by cabinjones 4 answers

Is there any reason to believe that I would have an increased chance to have a similar reaction to Effient?

Does anyone use nattokinase instead of plavix or effient?

Posted 11 Aug 2011 by HORKA41 2 answers

I had cardiac stents inserted and was prescribed plavix and later effient both made me feel bad--- sour stomich, musicel ache, back pain, weak feelings & etc. I have heard that nattokinase(from soy) will do the same job.

Is it possible to switch from Plavix to Effient ?? how it can be done? please advise?

Posted 20 Oct 2011 by Dr.Mohammed Ihsan 1 answer

Is it possible? or the patient should continua on it's medication ?

If I am no longer bruising, does this mean Effient is no longer working?

Posted 20 Jun 2012 by witch.faerie 1 answer

I know this sounds strange, but I had a heart attack because of clot last year because my doctor told me I was immune to Plavix, so switched to Effient 7 months ago, and have had easy bruising since except in the last month. There has been no bruising. I hit myself pretty hard twice while working, ...

What happens if you stop Effient for 10 days in one month? Will it be harmful?

Posted 19 Aug 2010 by Violet. 1 answer

... I had to get 2 procedures in the past month. They required me to be off my effient for a total of 10 Will this hurt me in the next few months?

What can I take for a cold if I take lisinopril and metoprolol?

Posted 19 Jan 2013 by jromano1 1 answer

I have a heart stent and take gabapentin, lisinopril, metoprolol, effient, and ecotrin.

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?

Prasugrel - My husband gets terrible heartburn. While on Plavix was changed from prilosec to zantac?

Posted 24 Nov 2010 by gary20006 2 answers

... and even with increasing doses the zantac doesn't work. was recently changed to effient, can he take prilosec?

Effient - anyone had complications when was taken off this medication after a year of use?

Posted 5 Sep 2012 by jaguffey 1 answer

I have tried to quit taking it after a year of use and had several side effects/complications. They ranged from headaches, night mares, leg muscle cramps, upset stomach, dizziness, and shortness of breath. My doctor advised me to go back to taking it, in which these all stopped. Has anyone who has ...

Effient - get tired easily and have back pain, anyone else have these problems while taking Effient?

Posted 16 Oct 2012 by diraye 1 answer

find i tire more easily, am tired most time, still have accross the back pain > does anyone else have this problem with effient? One week out from heart stent?

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