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Plavix. Had plaque build up in artery. Doctor used balloon and then removed the balloon.

Posted 12 days ago by 10395-Furr 0 answers

I was placed on Plavix for 3 months. One, is that OK? Two, is it safe to be weened off of Plavix? I will remain on aspirin for life.

I was taking turmeric and black pepper for my arthritis before I started to take Afinitor and it was

Posted 8 Apr 2018 by Pin lick 0 answers

... working well. The oncologist told me to stop taking it as it may not agree with the afinitor. Does anyone know if I can start to take it again as the pain and swelling has returned. TIA

Rosuvastatin, clopidogrel and Co enzyme Q10?

Posted 27 Jan 2018 by Effie Gee 2 answers

I had a TIA/stroke Sept 2017 and have been prescribed rosuvastatin 20mg p.d. It's been recommended that taking 100mg coenzyme Q10 would help. But I now have to take the anti platelet Clopidogrel 75mg p.d. Any opinions on safety/interactions? Medical advice is patchy to say the least I have ...

What is chronic microvascular?

Posted 9 Jun 2014 by amvyas 1 answer

have cat scan for brain ,r/o TIA.

How much liquid promethazine should I take to help me sleep?

Posted 30 Oct 2017 by 19871987 1 answer

I been given promethazine off the doctor said to take 2.5ml-5ml before bed.. this is not helping at all. How much can I take at once?? Tia

What could these symptoms be a sign of? I also had a TIA in May?

Posted 11 Nov 2017 by Bella3683 1 answer

I have had for last three or four days had shortness breath, excelerated pulse, trouble swallowing, headache with pain localized to the front region. Tingly numb left arm along with felingice cold inside. Chest pain that comes and goes and the shakes, nausea, dizziness, blurred vision or seeing ...

Hi I had a TIA on 18 September 2017?

Posted 21 Oct 2017 by Effie Gee 0 answers

I'm trying to find out as much as I can to help me deal with it better. Most of my info has been gathered online. I'm waiting for a cat scan and heart monitor, medications prescribed are amlodipine and clopidogrel. Bad side effects from one or both, amlodipine was discontinued on 18 Oct ...

Is suppository aspirin as effective as oral aspirin in preventing TIA's ?

Posted 21 Jul 2017 by CookieJoe 3 answers

I had a TIA from carotid stenosis & My doctor told me to take aspirin daily.

I have been on Cyclizine medication for a few years now and ran out last week I pick more up?

Posted 14 Aug 2017 by Kirsty85 0 answers

... tomorrow butt I feel terrible. I was just wondering if I could be with drawing from the medication. Any advice would be greatly appreciated TIA. I feel sick, I'am easily agitated I feel like I'm losing my mind and some times I feel like my reaction is delayed

Xarelto Side Effects, can they begin after 10 months?

Posted 16 May 2017 by Javatime 0 answers

Hello, I'm a female (57) with Afib, diagnosised 7 years ago, had a TIA May 2016. Doctor put me on Xarelto at that time, have had no known side effects. Then in February this year had unbearable pain in my right hand (only on the top part of it above my palm area) and also pain on the Top of my ...

Is it safer to swap to aspirin from clopidogrel?

Posted 10 Apr 2017 by palfrr1 1 answer

Was put on clopidogrel 22 months ago following ? TIA which I now believe was actually a panic attack due to thyrotoxicosis. Drs seem reluctant for me to stop clopidogrel. I've read I formation regarding 'rebound effect' and wondered if there's a high chance of this happening? ...

Hi I was prescribed Lyrica 75mg twice a day for myclonic jerking and it has been working well but 5?

Posted 22 Dec 2016 by Bluechickybee 1 answer

... months ago I had what they queried was a minor stroke (TIA) 2 days later I had another one all the tests came back clear. Then a week ago it happened again with loss of 90% of my speech, numb left side of my face and left arm with weakness in both the arm & leg I went to emergency and they ...

Why would Namenda be prescribed for mini strokes?

Posted 20 Jan 2017 by becker6 0 answers

My mother has had a few mini strokes, according to her neuro. Her balance is off too, he says this is part of it. She has had MRI and EEG, he put her on Namenda and Aricept. Has anyone heard of this treatment? My father is or has been on both for his dementia. I just wonder what it's supposed ...

TIA that isn't transient?

Posted 21 Dec 2016 by EACOR 0 answers

I had a TIA last month and lost my speech for an hour. Since then I have severe headaches and occasional loss of power in my whole body. I cannot walk for more than a few minutes. The CTs and MRIs do not detect injury. Could there be a brain injury that is not detectable through MRI and CT, and ...

Can baby aspirin be taken with Xarelto?

Posted 28 Sep 2016 by Mummum6 1 answer

My mom had a TIA a week ago and doctor put her on Xarelto. He said she should also take one baby aspirin a day.

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