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Generic Plavix, when will it be available?

Posted 18 Jun 2010 by sam bagley 7 answers

When should we expect the drug Plavix to be sold in generic form? Sam?

Are there any acceptable pain killers to take while taking Plavix?

Posted 26 Mar 2012 by patneal6 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.

When using Plavix, do we need to check INR or any other factor frequently?

Posted 22 Oct 2013 by Moh-Moharram 2 answers

when we use warfarin we check the INR frequently, should we do the same with Plavix

Should a person be weaned from Plavix or taken off Plavix "cold turkey?"?

Posted 27 Dec 2010 by Konablue 7 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 ...

Why would a patient be put on a combination of coumadin lovenox, aspirin, plavix, heparin?

Posted 19 Jul 2009 by SarahJ86 5 answers

heparin plavix aspirin lovenox coumadin

How long should I take Plavix? I have been taking it for 8 years. I have a lot of bleeding under?

Posted 23 Apr 2010 by librasue 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 ...

I take Plavix. What non-NSAID medication can I safely take for arthritis pain and inflammation?

Posted 11 Dec 2011 by michaeljinks 5 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.

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?

I accidentally took my morning meds tonight. Do I take my night meds now?Do I skip am meds in morn?

Posted 14 Nov 2015 by Allisaw 5 answers

Am meds: PLAVIX, Coreg cr, ,Clopidogrel, Venlafaxine. Pm meds: Simvastatin, Aspirin, Had a HA blockage in LAD in 2009. Ended up with 6 stents in LAD after a Vaso-vagal event

Can a person be allergic to oral prednisone and not IV?

Posted 5 days ago by Shaklee 0 answers

I developed a rash on my arms/chest/face since last November when I was first put on Prednisone. At first drs thought it was a reaction to Plavix, but rash continued after they took me off it. I didn't seem to have any issues (rash cleared up) while in the hospital for a week in February and ...

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

Posted 15 days ago 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 ...

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