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Posted 18 Jun 2010 by • 7 answers
When should we expect the drug Plavix to be sold in generic form? Sam?
Posted 26 Mar 2012 by • 5 answers
I am looking for an OTC pain killer such as Advil to take for back pain and occasional arthritis pain. I have just been prescribed Plavix.
Posted 22 Oct 2013 by • 2 answers
when we use warfarin we check the INR frequently, should we do the same with Plavix
Posted 19 Jul 2009 by • 5 answers
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Posted 23 Apr 2010 by • 7 answers
... the skin on my arms, ugly blood spots. When I had a stent put in 8 years ago there was another blockage 60%. Last year when I had my last heart test they found that this blockage was completely gone and the Dr. said that he did not know why. Now I am afraid to stop taking Plavix because I ...
Posted 27 Dec 2010 by • 4 answers
My reason for asking this question: A former, "newly acquired," physician instructed me to stop taking Plavix. I had been on Plavix for a period of approximately 5 years. The Plavix was prescribed for me by another physician after having several surgeries on my Femoral Arteries. The last ...
Posted 8 Sep 2010 by • 1 answer
Posted 9 days ago by • 1 answer
I have recently started plavix and read that I should not take drugs like Prilosec, Prozac, Tagamet, Nexium. But, I read that Zantac, Pepcid, Axid are OK. For years I have taken Prelief to cut the acid in some foods that cause ICC discomfort. I can't find any guidance on Prelief and I really ...
Posted 1 Apr 2017 by • 0 answers
Having an esophageal bx in May. Dr. said 5 days off plavix before procedure. I have a gastro Dr. in Nashville and a vascular dr. in Knoxville who I have just seem recently in Feb. My question is don't these two Dr's need to get together via e-mail or phone to advise me the best approach ...
Posted 1 Mar 2017 by • 1 answer
I am on Plavix and Avapro and would like to take pomegranate juice for prostate problems. Is it safe to do so, no serious interactions?
Posted 18 Feb 2017 by • 1 answer
Posted 25 Jan 2017 by • 3 answers
I'd been having "chest pains" since June of 2016. After repeated ER visits, a catherization was done to find a blockage of 80%. A stent was placed, but the pains continued. They were quite severe at times. After numerous GI tests, they found my gall bladder was "inflamed and ...
Posted 18 Jan 2017 by • 1 answer
My mother was prescribed Plavix in the winter of 2009,after an stroke. She has been on the same dose, 75mg 1x a day, except for surgeries of procedures. In these 16 years NO one has done tests to determine the effectiveness. Please help
Posted 11 Dec 2011 by • 3 answers
I am not supposed to take NSAIDS because I take Plavix daily as a heart attack and heart surgery survivor. What drug can I take to get relief from the pain and the inflammation? The pain is mostly located in my fingers and hands.
Posted 7 Dec 2016 by • 1 answer
I'm getting a colonoscopy. I also have fissures. My colorectal surgeon wants me to stop taking plavix for 10 days. I stopped taking plavix on my own after my 2nd stent and had a heart attack that put me in heart failure. My cardiologist told me to take 81mg aspirin
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