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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 15 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 - 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

Can I eat grapefruit with warfarin?

Posted 10 Mar 2018 by Tnt103 2 answers

I fell on April 11 this year. I got a black eye. Why wont it go away? It's been 3 months?

Posted 28 Jul 2017 by Touched 0 answers

I take 10mgs a day for lupus coagulation disorder in a hypercoaguable state. Was on Xoumadin since 2008. Started Xarelto in March 2017.

Pulmonary Embolism - First Event - Hi, I have recently suffered with a P.E. I opted for dabigatran?

Posted 10 Apr 2017 by Lozzer 0 answers

... as it seemed the better medication as aposed to warfarin and you don't need INR checks etc. The only thing is the heart burn/indigestion and dizziness I am suffering are horrendous at times. I have only been taking it now for 5 days. Will this ease or is there anything I can do to help ...

What is the correct dose of xeralto for an 82 year old woman recovering from DVT and Saddle PE?

Posted 8 Dec 2016 by matilda1234 1 answer

My mother had been taking coumadin for 5 months to treat a dvt and Pulminary Embolism (massive one) and her doctor decided to switch her to xeralto due to fluctuating INR on coumadin. She was started on 15 mg twice per day for 2 weeks then was to transition to 20mg once per day. Due to an unrelated ...

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

Been on coumadin and lovanox for two months now. Inr still not theraputic. 20mg c?

Posted 3 Nov 2015 by Concerned614 1 answer

Been on 20 mg Coumadin and 130 mg lovenox. My inr reached 2.24 for one day then shot back down the next to a 1.76. It continues going up and down. I don't know what to do.

I ve had blood clods in my right lung and been hospitaliz 2 times 2 months?

Posted 5 Jun 2016 by Stevencpaul 0 answers

With amonia. Was going to get a bioshy on right lung but clots got in way of that. Causel of blood thinners warfarin 4mg tabs. Have been home a week. Today im getting a very hot n sharp pain in my right side stomache any ideas what mite be doing this

Can I take keflex 500 with walfarin 5 mg?

Posted 16 Mar 2016 by maria victoria 21 2 answers

Warfarin - Why can't inr levels be checked at home?

Posted 11 Aug 2015 by Angie124 2 answers

I had a PE a few years ago and I'm on life long warfarin I have my INR LEVELS checked every 4 -5 weeks now it was weekly, however my husband works really odd hours and sometimes I can't make the blood appointment, I have noticed that some people are doing their own inr levels, I was just ...

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