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What is Pedal Edema?

Posted 22 Aug 2009 by dumbell 1 answer

I have swelling in feet, legs & ankles which is edema. Is that the same as pedal edema?

What are the advantages of Pletal over Trental?

Posted 19 Nov 2010 by teddeger 1 answer

Pletal - I have difficulty in taking this med at definite times each day. I never eat breakfast.?

Posted 18 Apr 2010 by lammond 1 answer

... Only a cup of coffee. Is this considered as not having an empty stomach and I should wait 2 hours after a cup of coffee? Also, I don't eat 3 meals a day and don't eat dinner at the same time each day. All of this is due to having a very ill husband and having to care for him prevents ...

Does pletal need to be stopped before insertion of hemodialysis catheter?

Posted 7 Apr 2011 by dwilkinson 1 answer

I work in a combined interventional radiology and cardiac cath lab lab. Today a patient arrived on pletal. she had a temporary dialysis catheter and was having a permanent dialysis catheter inserted today. the interventionalist refused to do the procedure,stating pt needed to hold med for 2 days. ...

Pletal - Why couldn't I get my prescription filled today? Will I have any withdrawal problems?

Posted 24 May 2011 by fisher34 1 answer

The pharmacist sited a back order problem?

Have terrible leg pain when walking from clogged arteries. Anyone out there with the same problem?

Posted 3 Jan 2014 by Sandrina Rose 1 answer

After 4 operations (2 angioplasties and 2 bypasses), have terrible calf pain when walking just 1/2 bock and have to stop. Have started to take Pletal, but tried it before at a lower dose and it did nothing. Does it start working if taking a higher dose?

I have small caliber vessels due to genetics.They are not blocked just narrow.Will Pletal help?

Posted 24 Aug 2018 by Shadowbeeps 0 answers

It is hard to walk I feel like I am going to fall.Loss of muscle strength.

Pletal - Does the medication help break up a blockage also?

Posted 14 Aug 2016 by jenln731 0 answers

I have a 100% blockage in my hip area of the artery. To which i have luckily made myself a detour so i was told (lol)... I'm wondering if it will break it up or just let me have less pain when walking. TIA

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