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Posted 12 Apr 2012 by • 16 answers
... testing being accurate, and can either recommend for or against a particular machine/manufacturer?
Posted 2 Jul 2013 by • 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 ...
Posted 8 Mar 2013 by • 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.
Posted 13 days ago by • 1 answer
My Dr. set my target at 2-3. He started me out on 5mg, which proved to be too much based on the test, so then switched me to 2.5mg. So far, so good. But 2.5mg proved to be not enough... so he then switched me back to 5mg. ?? He's done this several times now, hence my confusion. I know Coumadin ...
Posted 7 Dec 2012 by • 4 answers
Posted 11 Jul 2018 by • 0 answers
I'm quite confused... my Dr. set my target at 2-3. He started me out on 5mg, which proved to be too much based on the test, so then switched me to 2.5mg. So far, so good. But 2.5mg proved to be not enough... so he then switched me back to 5mg. ??? He's done this several times now, hence ...
Posted 10 Mar 2018 by • 2 answers
Posted 28 Jul 2017 by • 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.
Posted 10 Apr 2017 by • 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 ...
Posted 1 Sep 2011 by • 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.
Posted 8 Dec 2016 by • 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 ...
Posted 1 Nov 2012 by • 4 answers
Posted 3 Nov 2015 by • 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.
Posted 5 Jun 2016 by • 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
Posted 16 Mar 2016 by • 2 answers