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Brilinta duration after stent?

Posted 18 Dec 2014 by Jimq3100 1 answer

I had my heart attack approx. 1 year. ago, I was told to stop taking it after 1 year. Few questions 1. What is other people input as far as how long they took this medicine 2. I am lucky that I don't have any major side effects but after 10 months I developed a anal itch.. weird but it did ...

I had two stents placed 8 months ago. At that time, my doctor said I would have to take Effient for?

Posted 4 days ago by Mikethedog 0 answers

... 1 year. As I get close to my one year mark, how do i wean myself off a drug that i have taken every day since my surgery?

UTI I that doesn't go away?

Posted 7 days ago by Going crazy 1952 0 answers

Was operated for a kidney stone , had a stent inserted for 6 days and now I have a UTI that won't go away was on micro for 4 days and then the hospital called and said I was on the wrong antibiotics and prescribed Macrobid for 7 days and now my UTI is back, any suggestions on what to do before ...

Extreme constipation with a stent?

Posted 27 Mar 2017 by Emilieg2015 2 answers

So my friends mom has been constipated for about a month; you can feel the hardness in her belly. She is on blood thinners and advice because of a Stent she had inserted a while back. Everyday she takes stool softeners, drinks prune juice, drinks miralax, has had sepositories, ect. Basically ...

How to reduce taking Ticgrelor?

Posted 8 Mar 2017 by k5kjo 0 answers

can I reduce to one tablet a day as I have been taking two for 1 year but had further stents around 6 mths back for another artery, normal problems with itchy scalp and dizzy effects from time to time, slight bleeding when blowing nose. I have six mths left to stop. appreciate comments.

Will I have to live with CP pain the rest of my life?

Posted 6 Feb 2017 by qsilver 2 answers

I was diagnosed with Chronic Pancreatitis in December 2016 after 4 months of pain and tests. At the Mayo Clinic in Phoenix, several stones were removed from my pancreatic duct and a stent was placed. After about 6 days, I was almost pain free, my appetite returned and I began to regain a little of ...

Facing Gall Bladder removal without stopping my Plavix (blood thinner)?

Posted 25 Jan 2017 by Tee6759 3 answers

I'd been having "chest pains" since June of 2016. After repeated ER visits, a catherization was done to find a blockage of 80%. A stent was placed, but the pains continued. They were quite severe at times. After numerous GI tests, they found my gall bladder was "inflamed and ...

Been using Xiidra for about 2 weeks for severe dry eye. About 2 days ago I noticed a tingling?

Posted 10 Jan 2017 by Severe dry eye 0 answers

Tingling down left arm & leg. Also some minor tenderness in chest & on face around cheekbones & forehead. I am Type 2 diabetic & have 4 stents in heart. Could these feelings have any connection to Xiidra?

Does it sound right: I had two stents in a coronary artery and was only given 1 month of effient?

Posted 22 Dec 2016 by Johnsoa 0 answers

... prescribed my prescription was for only one month.

Can my husband take a Nitro pill while he is taking Imdur if he gets sudden chest pains?

Posted 16 Dec 2016 by Gmariani 2 answers

My husband has three stents in his heart. His recent Echocardiogram was negative. His doctor put him on Imdur because my husband complained about feeling winded easily. Sometimes he has trouble catching his breath. He never had chest pains when he had his first heart attack three years ago and got ...

I accidentally took my morning meds tonight. Do I take my night meds now?Do I skip am meds in morn?

Posted 14 Nov 2015 by Allisaw 4 answers

Am meds: PLAVIX, Coreg cr, ,Clopidogrel, Venlafaxine. Pm meds: Simvastatin, Aspirin, Had a HA blockage in LAD in 2009. Ended up with 6 stents in LAD after a Vaso-vagal event

Angina - I wear a nitropatch which last 12 hrs but as soon as the patch starts to wear off. I have?

Posted 15 Oct 2016 by Ritaover 2 answers

... chest pains. I also take Imdur twice a day. Most of my arteries are occluded. I've had two bypass surgeries and multi. stents. The doctors tell me all that is left is to treat me with medication. I'm 68 years young, and the life I had is gone, I'm resticted in what I can do. i ...

What can happen to my stent if I stop taking brilinta after the recommended one year?

Posted 5 Mar 2016 by BEN90650 3 answers

My Dr told me to stop taking brilinta i didn't have bad side effects from taking this medication and noticed 17 months has passed and after researching how long to take brilinta noticed i was to take it for 12 months what are my chances of having another heart attack because i stopped taking ...

My heart Dr. put 2 1/2 stents into my LAD he then put me on Aspirin 81 mg an Atenolol 25mg an -?

Posted 18 Oct 2016 by Patrick R Hoover 0 answers

... clopidogrel 75mg , I have been having severe back ache along with eyesight problems , I have the flu an can't take anything for it, this atenolol, is their an alternative available an safe with other medications ?? I'm also allergic to bees it stops my heart other doctors tell me its ...

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