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Warfarin - Anyone have any luck with purchasing a home testing machine (finger prick) for INR?

Posted 12 Apr 2012 by terca 17 answers

... testing being accurate, and can either recommend for or against a particular machine/manufacturer?

Can Warfarin cause hair loss?

Posted 2 Jul 2013 by Vicki Kowalewsky 12 answers

I was on Warfarin from 10/2011 until 5/2012. In Jan. or Feb. of 2012 my hair started coming out in big chuncks everytime I washed it. I stopped taking the medication in May of 2012 and about July or Aug.2012 my hair stopped coming out. In Jan. 2013 and for the second time I developed DVT's and ...

Coumadin - has anyone had problems with teeth breaking and cracking while taking coumadin?

Posted 7 Feb 2011 by ibeda1 14 answers

i've been on warafin since oct 2010 for bi lateral pulminary embolisums. since I started i have had 3 teeth cracked. last ione cracked while eatung a french fry, has anyone else had problem with teeth cracking or breaking?

Coumadin - are there any antiinflammatory meds u can take while on coumidin?

Posted 8 Mar 2013 by coldman 4 answers

i have severe back issues. get a lot of pain from inflammation. dr. gave me lidocaine gel and voltaren that dont do much.

Does warfarin allow you to lose weight?

Posted 7 Dec 2012 by jojo-naicker 4 answers

Which antibiotics are ok to take with Xarelto? thanks?

Posted 1 Sep 2011 by LJHTIGER 2 answers

My father is taking Xarelto 10 mb as a blood thinner for the afib. He had a hemorrhagic stroke and the doctors were concerned due to his age to restart a blood thinner like warfarin. This was a compromise. He needs an antiobiotic for a possible infection.

Can I take vit. b12 with coumadin ?

Posted 1 Nov 2012 by sally1b2b 4 answers

Coumadin - Looking for participants for Warfarin therapy user research. Interested?

Posted 29 Jan 2014 by cbostian 7 answers

As someone who has struggled with deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolisms, I know how difficult Warfarin therapy can be. That is why my team and I are building a mobile and web application that allows patients to dose safely from home, and remain in constant contact with their medical ...

Deep Vein Thrombosis - Greenfield Filter in my Inferior Vena Cava?

Posted 28 Jun 2012 by heavyweather 5 answers

Is my Cardiologist correct here - He has opted to leave a Greenfield Filter in my Inferior Vena Cava "as an extra measure of protection" and I thought biological material built up on these? I have good, balanced, levels of Warfarin Sodium but guess that the risk of a PE is fairly high ...

Can I eat grapefruit with warfarin?

Posted 10 Mar 2018 by Tnt103 2 answers

Coumadin -been taking for about a year and a half. doctor says I am too high risk to stop??

Posted 1 Sep 2013 by coldman 4 answers

Is there a web site I can go to to find what risk factor really is? I am stopping coumidin so I can take anti inflammatories.

Is a side-effect of warfain heat intolerance? I am on warfarin because of a pulmonary embolism.

Posted 19 Aug 2009 by wenonah 2 answers

I've noticed that I can hardly tolerate the heat and humidity in the region that I live. Is this normal? I'm also discontinuing the useage of Effexor XR 75mg. Tried the decrease in usage method(37.5mg)for 10 days and then one every other day for 5 doses. I got so nauseated-felt like was ...

Coumadin - Why are my Warfarin levels so non theraputic?

Posted 21 Jun 2012 by mydogrudy7 5 answers

I have a hx of DVT/PE, and check my coumadin levels weekly at home. They have been more non theraputic than normal. (2-3) is my normal ranges. But for some reason, they want to drop drastically or go up. 3 weeks ago I had 3 episodes of bad epitaxis and had to call the peramedics and taken to the ...

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