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Should I take aspirin before a long flight?

Posted 15 Jul 2017 by Aspirin taker 1 answer

I have a varicose vein on my leg. I will be on a long flight next week, and would like to know if I should take aspirin to prevent embolism, how often, and how much. Should I start taking it a certain number of days before the flight?

My doctor prescribed gabapentin neurontin for a varicose vein blood clotting? Will it provide relie?

Posted 1 May 2017 by Beyu0 0 answers

Is it recommended and will it provide relief? Im having a blood clot in my upper thigh. Its varicose veins.

Has anyone been recommended to take Xarelto for three months only to treat DVT in leg?

Posted 3 Nov 2016 by Kara2016 1 answer

I am a 40 year old female with no genetic predisposition for blood clots. On 9/4/16 I had a sclerotherapy to treat varicose veins on my left calf and three weeks after that I developed a superficial blood clot and DVT which is attached high in my tigh. The doctor told me I should be on the medicine ...

Do varicose veins swell and become painful and get infected?

Posted 21 Feb 2017 by kittycat50 1 answer

My vv in my leg is swollen, red, and extremely painful. It is warm to the touch. I had the same thing happened to this vein about 3 or 4 months ago. Can this be dangerous?

Varicose Veins - My husband and I both had varicose vein treatment about 4 years ago where an?

Posted 24 Feb 2017 by Debbie284 0 answers

... incision was made and the vein was heated till it collapsed. We researched doctors and treatments and found a doctor that was highly recommended by both doctors and patients. After the procedure both of us became very ill. My husband had to have a pacemaker and I have developed palpations that ...

Walking after varicose vein removal?

Posted 30 Jun 2016 by KQ2017 1 answer

My friend had her varicose vein removed about 2 weeks ago and in 3 weeks she wants to do the Yorkshire 3 peaks (26miles) in 12hours- I'm worried about her doing it! Should I be?!

I recently was diagnosed with varicose veins. I have opted not to have a procedure because of the?

Posted 10 May 2016 by VerbenaK 1 answer

... possibility (small) of a blood clot developing. They are getting more and more ugly, though. Should I start wearing those elastic stockings? If so, how often? I emailed my physician the question, but he did not answer

Bioflavonoids - are bioflavanoids good for varicose veins?

Posted 8 Mar 2016 by glenby 0 answers

after bleeding from a varicose vein I read that taking bioflavonoids may help but wondered if they may make bleeding again more likely .do they act like a blood thinner?

Lump on side of inner knee after broken patella, possible on varicose vain, causes severe pain?

Posted 5 Jun 2015 by ajcan36 3 answers

After falling and breaking my patella January of last year I have developed a lump on the inner side of my knee. It lies right around my varicose vein. My doctor has recently prescribed me Tramadol 37.5 mg with Ibuprofein 325 mg twice a day but so far this has not helped. I am wondering if ...

Hi I need advice please, it has taken 5 years for my G.P to tell me I have gallstones. After having?

Posted 16 Dec 2014 by glen1 2 answers

... severe pain every day, i am now having problems with my varicose veins, my stomach is throbbing with pain in my back and right side, at the same time the pain in my veins is the same with pain inner top right arm and i can feel a pea size lump which pops up through the day, could anyone tell me ...

When you stop taking coumadin after taking about 3 yrs-can a dvt occur from not continuing drug??

Posted 20 Sep 2014 by cleopatraaz09 2 answers

currently have afib/75 yrs old/blood pressure now under control-do have varicose veins

Varicose veins & severe pain & bleeding bad - surgery no longer on NHS - what can I do?

Posted 5 May 2014 by nattygksmokey 1 answer

Ive really bad varicose veins in my shin and foot I can't walk very far as the pain is bad I went to a&e and was seen by a nippy vascular surgeon I wasn't happy with his opinion and I went to see a different one who has gave me injections to stop the veins swelling and pooling but he ...

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