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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 14 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 9 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 ...

Has anyone experienced a PE while on Xarelto?

Posted 24 Apr 2013 by jovifan 5 answers

I have been on Xarelto since switching from Cumadin a month ago and about a week ago I had sharp pains in my chest then three days ago I had an irregular fast heartbeat on the lower right side of my heart for about 30 minutes. Once that was over I had wheezing in my chest for the next 12 hrs with ...

Xarelto - Switching go from 15 mg to 20mg?

Posted 6 Jul 2016 by Nclarry 2 answers

My last 15 mg pill is scheduled for Friday morning and my first 20 mg for Saturday evening. Does that sound right with 36 hours between pills?

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

While on xarelto is it safe to take cod liver oil and coconut oil?

Posted 20 Jan 2015 by kileamo95 1 answer

recently I had 2 dvt's and 2 pe's. The dr put me on Xarelto. Wanted to know best option to hydrate my skin that won't interact.

Pulmonary Embolism - use of xarelto and back ache?

Posted 26 Sep 2014 by hamtownman 1 answer

I have been on xarelto for a year following two years of warfarin. All for recurring clots and PE's. I have not had any noticeable side effects but now am having back aches. I have read that they can be a side effect from xarelto. I had a steroid Z pack which really helped, but it has not ...

How do I avoid constipation while taking warfarin?

Posted 29 Oct 2011 by PEEP17 3 answers

Xarelto - after 8 years on warfarin I was changed to 20mg Rivaroxaban daily and still get PE's on my

Posted 29 Oct 2014 by clotter 20 2 answers

Xarelto - after 8 years on warfarin I was changed to 20mg Rivaroxaban daily and still get PE's on my... lungs? been on it for a year now and now having to inject

Does coumadin cause mood swings?

Posted 21 Aug 2014 by sabrinamaltizer 3 answers

I'm 28 years old on my second go around of having a PE and being on coumadin. I didn't have mood swings the first time. These are bad I will be in a horrible mood and bite off peoples heads then turn around and be a great mood. I am not taking any other medication.

I am taking coumadin (7.5mg) I have joint pain?

Posted 10 Sep 2014 by Melanie Morgan 1 answer

Is this serious. I have not had these pains before. Is it serious or even related to me taking coumadin. The pain interferes with my sleep. A little worried.

Are there any support groups for Coumadin patients to just talk to each other?

Posted 16 Sep 2014 by ladyjain86 1 answer

My INR was 9.9 yesterday & now I'm just left with instructions to be careful and not take my meds until they re-draw tomorrow and tell me what to do next. I'm a nervous wreck. A bump to the head could cause bleeding in the brain right now. I didn't over-take my meds or anything. ...

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

Posted 29 Jan 2014 by cbostian 5 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 ...

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