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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 ...

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?

Can change to higher dosage of levothyroxin after 10 yrs cause mental confusion?

Posted 19 Nov 2017 by caringformom 1 answer

My mom ad a stroke last year affecting her memory. she seems ok after some therapy until change of dr from family practice to adult internal medicine. new dr said tsh was high. put her on 75mcg daily. she was SUPER CONFUSED. changed her to 75 3x wk 50 x wk (had been on 50mcg for at least 10 years). ...

Has the Xulane patch caused anyone to have a stroke?

Posted 24 Nov 2017 by Raishun82 0 answers

After applying the patch for 2 weeks, I ended up in the hospital due to a stroke caused by the patch raising my blood pressure to readings as high as 181/120. I am searching for other women who may have experienced blood clots, heart attack’s, strokes, and any other life threatening side ...

Can I take acetaminophen daily to help prevent heart problems or stroke?

Posted 13 Nov 2017 by 545aardmore 1 answer

as opossed to regular asprin

Hello I've had Protein C Deficiency since 1991 ... I've had it 26yrs , but Never found any Support?

Posted 10 Nov 2017 by Susan Channing 0 answers

... ... I've missed death by approximately 36times... I'm growing tired of it , I yearn for some Support ... Am I the only person who has it... I was told several years ago I was the Only person in South Yorkshire who has it . I've learnt alot about the Protein C Deficiency but also ...

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?

Side effects using Sinemet (carbidopa-levodopa)?

Posted 4 Oct 2017 by OldFordMan 0 answers

I have been taking Sinemet (carbidopa-levodopa 25/100) for 3 years. This drug was to combat leg spasms resulting from an ischemic stroke. I take a low dosage... about 1 1/2 tabs at night time if spasms keep me awake. My question concerns side effects. What are the major adverse side effects? ...

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