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Can I take aspirin and drink beers?

Posted 20 Jun 2013 by tallwoman 1 answer

I am on aspirin after a mild stroke, and I understand that beers are good for you, so I want to know if drinking beers and taking aspirin will cause a problem

Do foods high in vitamin K interfear with taking Xarelto? What foods should be avoided?

Posted 1 Apr 2013 by Puzgrl 1 answer

Taking to prevent stroke. Most blood thinners react with vitamin K. Can I still eat all the leafy green vegetables I like. I eat alot of salads and spinach and broccoli and carrots too. I want to keep eating healthy so can I still eat all of the above veggies.

Is a nose bleed associated with side effects of aspirin? my dad is allergic to it but the doctor?

Posted 13 Aug 2013 by brightstar11 4 answers

recommends he take aspirin to thin out his blood. He has had 2 mild strokes and a heart attack in 2mths space of time, he is 86

Must I stop Xarelto before undergoing dental surgery?

Posted 20 Jan 2013 by Grant II 1 answer

Dentist will need to surgically remove a tooth because it is broken below the gum line. Must I forgo taking Xarelto prior to the procedure? If so, how much stroke risk do I then fall under? I have occasional atrial fib, reason for the prescription. Is there some other method of minimizing ...

Is there a better time of the day to take PLAVIX?

Posted 18 Apr 2011 by Jody L.T. 1 answer

Dad is suffering from mini strokes and has over 50 percent blockage in two main arteries. Plavix has been perscribed. I've read that some blood thinners are better taken at supper time. Is this true for PLAVIX?

My son had an allergic reaction to taking Seroquel a few nights ago. His breathing slowed terribly?

Posted 25 Feb 2018 by stephanieclements 2 answers

... he lost balance, could not hear, and seemed almost unconscious for about ten minutes and told me he felt the world was ending. Should I be worried that may have experienced a stroke or brain swelling?

Alcohol - can you have a few cans of beer a week on clopidogrel?

Posted 26 Feb 2018 by paul kalo 0 answers

I take 75mg of clopidogrel a day and was just wondering if a couple of cans a beer once or twice a week would harm?

I was in a bad car accident in January 2017 and they had to resuscitate me I was on my way to work?

Posted 24 Feb 2018 by Dano83 0 answers

So they had to resuscitate me bring me back to life I was in a coma for a few weeks I had a seizure and a stroke I was in the hospital for 3 months I'm not boo-hooing on myself the problem was it all started I was clean after the accident and then this past September I was diagnosed with ...

Regarding he warning not to stop taking Eliquis because stopping could increase the risk of stroke,?

Posted 25 Jan 2018 by JeffL1 1 answer

... does that mean the risk would be the same as if I never started, or is there a greater risk in starting then stopping?

Is there an alternative anti inflammatory that isn't ibuprofen, nurofen etc?

Posted 28 Dec 2017 by Ronnie85 2 answers

I had a stroke a year and a half ago and I am not allowed to take any NSAID's. I have had a fall on the ice and am in agony and Cocodomol just isn't easing the pain!!!

Rosuvastatin, clopidogrel and Co enzyme Q10?

Posted 27 Jan 2018 by Effie Gee 2 answers

I had a TIA/stroke Sept 2017 and have been prescribed rosuvastatin 20mg p.d. It's been recommended that taking 100mg coenzyme Q10 would help. But I now have to take the anti platelet Clopidogrel 75mg p.d. Any opinions on safety/interactions? Medical advice is patchy to say the least I have ...

Gabapentin Enacarbil - 100mg of Gabapentin for nerve pain at night. Husband has had a stroke and?

Posted 4 Nov 2017 by andydandy 3 answers

... possible Lewy body dementia. Have noticed changes in his routine and slept more ... but have only taken 2x's. And it did not help pain these past 2 nights. Thinking if no help w/pain and maybe could affect brain..not worth continuing. Thoughts?

How long can I stop taking high blood pressure medicines before it can start a problem?

Posted 26 May 2013 by liuliuxo 1 answer

my pills are running out and i can't see my doctor for another two or three weeks, i looked it up online and it says that if i stop it will lead to strokes and other problems what should i do?

Etanercept - does this work on stroke?

Posted 11 Jan 2018 by rschweickart 0 answers

Husband had mild stroke in 2010; His neurologist prescribed Namenda XR in 2012/2013?

Posted 8 Jan 2018 by reed1120 0 answers

After we complained of his mood swings and cognitive processing, the doctor said a new drug, Namenda XR would be worth a try. He has been satisfied until his insurance cancelled his life insurance because of his prescription ... they are saying he has Early Onset Dementia/ Alzheimer's disease ...

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