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Half life of the new drug Doptelet (avatrombopag)?

Posted 30 May 2018 by BHicklin 1 answer

Specifically, will this drug decrease the INR for a longer period of time than Vitamin K and FFP? Are we hoping to use this drug pre-procedure in place of Vitamin K? Any specific studies? How and does this drug reduce the INR a approximated amount like Vitamin K? How is it dosed? Does the FDA ...

My son is due next week and we had the discussion about the Vitamin K shot?

Posted 27 Apr 2017 by laurigirl 0 answers

By no means am I against Vitamin K, however in the package insert it clearly states "Whenever possible, phytonadione should be given by the subcutaneous route (see BOX WARNING). When intravenous or intramuscular administration is considered unavoidable, the drug should be injected very slowly, ...

Does mushroom mycelia thin blood, and/or how much vitamin K?

Posted 6 Apr 2017 by ejskke 0 answers

I am on blood thinners. I need to know if mushroom mycelia affects my blood in additional thinning or clotting... how much vitamin K.

Coumadin - I need a good reference book for Vitamin K?

Posted 23 Mar 2017 by louise 2 0 answers

I really do not like to check the internet for vitamin K content infoods and would like to buy a book

When on warfarin one can have vitamin k to offset heavy bleeding. My doctor put me on xarelto 20?

Posted 12 Feb 2016 by kayethier 0 answers

mg. If I had severe bleeding what is used to stop the bleeding? It is a worry to me but 2 specialists have recommended xarelto, it is the best on the market according to them.

Does vitamin k help lower high blood pressure?

Posted 5 Mar 2015 by wenda 1 answer

What is vitamin K and what does it treat?

Posted 31 Jul 2015 by dharden25 1 answer

I've been on warfarin for 14 years and still struggle to keep INR at a level rate (2.0 - 3.0). I?

Posted 13 May 2015 by Hik4s4FN 2 answers

... have always taken a low dosage, highest was 12.5 mg per week, currently on 9 mg. How do people manage to eat the right amount of Vitamin k? I like vegetables and prefer to eat vegetarian. This is so difficult for me

Blood thinning and clotting at the same time ?

Posted 5 Aug 2015 by Kevin_m 0 answers

How is it possible someone had both condition at the same time ? assuming he/her had cancer and vitamin k deficiency! ( i know vitamin k effect on protein c and ... ) but are they possible happen together in any circumstances ?

Do I need to watch my vitamin K intake with Pradaxa?

Posted 26 May 2014 by Jacqueline K 1 answer

Do I need to limit my Vitamin K intake while taking Pradaxa

My son's INR is elevated and they think it is because of pickles? What is the correlation?

Posted 18 Dec 2013 by hfinkhouse 2 answers

He tends to eat a lot of pickles and drink the juice when he eats them. I would think the Vitamin K would make his INR decreased not increased. Wondering if you can shed any light on this subject for me.

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