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Alternative Medicine board

  1. dry eyes and fish oil
    ... using blood thinners of any description eg with clopidogrel , aspirin etc. Also came across the following reference...

Foot & Ankle Problems board

  1. swollen feet
    ... plz:) amlodipine 10mg lanzoprazole 30mg plavix clopidogrel 75mg asprin 75mg bisoprolol 10mg simvastatin 80mg...

Acid Reflux / GERD board

  1. Gerd Symptoms
    ... Im now on Clopidogrel !...

Thyroid Disorders board

  1. is this normal
    ... ATENOLOL 25mg 1/day CLOPIDOGREL (Plavix) 75mg 1/day ASPIRIN...

Angina board

  1. Is this Angina?
    ... BP around normal (120/78). Aspirin, discontinued clopidogrel (plavix) after several months. Isosorbide to specifically...

  2. Angina after angioplasty?
    ... CAPRIE STUDY. CAPRIE showed that aspirin or Plavix ( clopidogrel ) are completely equilvalent if used alone but CURE...

Heart Disorders board

  1. Blocked artery
    ... now take this lot aspirin 75mg bisoprolol 10mg clopidogrel 75mg Isosorbide mononitrate 60mg x2 nicorandil 20mg...

  2. my doctor wants me to stop taking plavix,after taking it four yrs?
    ... continues on how long to have a patient on plavix ( clopidogrel ).The bleeding is prob more of a concern now . If you ... continued indefinitely at a dose of 75 to 162 mg. clopidogrel 75 mg daily should be given for at least 1 month after...

  3. Stent Results Coming
    ... 75 I presume that is the Tasmanian brand name for clopidogrel (Plavix in most of the world?) Seriously though...

  4. Inflammation? No other risk factor
    ... Asprin is the way to go. Maybe not till his year of Clopidogrel is finished? because he's getting some colourful...

  5. Chest pains
    ... lansoprazole 30mg cap simvastatin 80mg tab (at night) clopidogrel 75mg tab Isosorbide mononitrate 10mg tab twice a...
    ... The clopidogrel with aspirin hurts my stomach, but my worse culprit ... take Nexium in the morning and the pepcid with the clopidogrel . enie PS Remember that abdominal pains can sometimes...

  6. Just wondering
    ... My cardiologist has placed me on the normal meds ( Clopidogrel , Vytorin, Atenolol, Lisinopril and low dose aspirin...

  7. Consumer Reports: PLAVIX
    ... , ACS is a coronary artery condition. Results: Clopidogrel showed consistent treatment benefit over the 12-month ... to undergo PCI, the greatest treatment benefit of clopidogrel was observed in patients undergoing PCI <48 hours ... CV death/MI) was observed in patients treated with clopidogrel and undergoing PCI within 48 hours. There was no increased ... PCI group. Conclusions: The benefit of therapy with clopidogrel in addition to aspirin in patients presenting with ... irrespective of the timing of PCI. The combination of clopidogrel and an early (<48 hours) interventional strategy was...
    ... Results: Clopidogrel showed consistent treatment benefit over the 12-month ... untoward events that occurred wityh aspirin vs. aspirin + clopidogrel . As events occur the graph widens to shop that more ... Bristol-Sanofi want to show long term benefits to clopidogrel added to aspirin, let them do long term studies and ... what happens to those on later months and years of clopidogrel vs. aspirin IN TOTO, nobody should take this drug...
    ... clarity: "The CURE study demonstrated long-term clopidogrel therapy to be superior to placebo in HIGH-RISK patients ... CAPRIE study is several years old and is SPECIFIC for clopidogrel vs aspirin. Long-term administration of Clop to patients ... or vascular death. (THE OVERALL SAFETY PROFILE OF CLOPIDOGREL IS AT LEAST AS GOOD AS THAT OF A MEDIUM DOSE OF ASPIRIN...
    ... patients with bare metal stents, continued use of clopidogrel did not influence death or MI rates between 6 and ... months. Conversely, in DES patients, extended use of clopidogrel at 6, 12, and 24 months was associated with reduced...
    ... KenKeith: "The CURE study demonstrated long-term clopidogrel therapy to be superior to placebo in HIGH-RISK patients ... is absolutely wrong. CURE was a test of aspirin + clopidogrel vs. ASPIRIN + placebo. Nobody was given PLACEBO ALONE ... were randomized to receive either a loading dose of clopidogrel 300 mg followed by 75 mg daily for the duration of ... effectiveness for that long. and I PRESUME you mean clopidogrel PLUS aspirin??? From KK:...Orignally advocated ... patients with bare metal stents, continued use of clopidogrel did not influence death or MI rates between 6 and ... months. Conversely, in DES patients, extended use of clopidogrel at 6, 12, and 24 months was associated with reduced ... demonstrates exactly what I'd expect...NO BENEFIT TO CLOPIDOGREL after the second month. I had to refresh my brain ... PRINCETON, N.J., March 12 -- Results from the CHARISMA ( Clopidogrel for High Atherothrombotic Risk and Ischemic Stabilization ... showed that the combination of the antiplatelet agents clopidogrel and aspirin did not demonstrate a statistically significant ... much worse...but the goal, the overall uselfulness of clopidogrel , the PRIMARY GOAL OF THE CHARISMA STUDY, showed Plavix...
    ... is absolutely wrong. CURE was a test of aspirin + clopidogrel vs. ASPIRIN + placebo. Nobody was given PLACEBO ALONE ... evaluate the acute and long-term efficacy and safety of clopidogrel on top of standard therapy (including ASA 75 - 325 ... acute coronary syndrome. A loading dose of 300 mg clopidogrel (or placebo) was administered to all patients (upon ... admission to the emergency room), followed by 75 mg clopidogrel (or placebo) once daily on top of standard therapy ... effectiveness for that long. and I PRESUME you mean clopidogrel PLUS aspirin??? You have my permission to review...

  8. Cypher Stent Problems???
    ... on aspirin therapy within one month of cessation of clopidogrel ," and three "occurred at a time when patients were...

  9. isosorbide mononitrate 10 mg twice a day today and i have headaches
    ... have unstable angina lanzoprazole 30mg plavix clopidogrel 75mg asprin 75mg bisoprolol 10mg simvastatin 80mg...

  10. Questions about stopping plavix after 1 month
    ... to acute coronary syndromes, the antiplatelet drug clopidogrel (Plavix) decreased the rate of the combined end point...
    ... strointestinal and arterial puncture) is about the same. Clopidogrel (Plavix) for Unstable angina to Prevent recurrent...
    ... pitalization for recurrent ischemic events andbleeding with clopidogrel instead of aspirin. Am Heart J2000; 140:67–73.9 ... Buttner HJ, Petersen J, et al. A randomizedcomparison of clopidogrel and aspirin versus ticlopidineand aspirin after the ... Lasala JM. Randomized comparisonof ticlopidine and clopidogrel after intracoronary stentimplantation in a broad patient ... combination with aspirin after coronarystenting: the Clopidogrel Aspirin Stent InternationalCooperative Study (CLASSICS ... Mehta SR, Yusuf S, for CURE Study Investigators. The Clopidogrel in Unstable angina to prevent RecurrentEvents (CURE ... S, Peters RJ, et al. Effects of pretreat-ment with clopidogrel and aspirin followed by long-termtherapy in patients ... common understanding CURE is a study of the effects of Clopidogrel (Clop) in acute coronary syndrome (unstable angina...
    ... immedicate hemorrhagic stroke 5 minutes after taking clopidogrel they'd STILL be able to make the quoted statement ... safely will cut down auto accidents...so what? Taking clopidogrel and studying hard will get good grades...so what? ... aspirin...plus the danger of fatal hemorrhage from the clopidogrel ....
    ... CAPRIE was aspirin vs. clopidogrel. Aspirin and clopidogrel were statistically the same for Fatal or non-fatal ... VASCULAR events (only). CURE was aspirin + clopidogrel vs. aspirin + placebo. It compared both with regards ... avalanche of lawsuits. The CORE of my distaste for clopidogrel -aspirin for long term use is the striking ABSENCE...
    ... Show me evidence of LONG TERM benefit of clopidogrel and aspirin vs. aspirin. Absent the evidence of LONG ... dangerous drug. Doctors who prescribe LONG TERM clopidogrel are doing it on a Hail Mary pass...no evidence. ... that were such data generated, those taking aspirin + clopidogrel after stenting would show FAR more adverse effects...
    ... two years, patients with drug-eluting stents taking clopidogrel had a death rate of 2 percent, compared with 5.3 percent ... for patients not taking clopidogrel , Califf said. The combined rate of death or heart ... attack was 3.1 percent for those taking clopidogrel , compared with 7.2 percent of those not taking clopidogrel ... without a cardiac event or death, and they found that clopidogrel had a significant positive effect on death and heart ... attacks in this group as well. No patients taking clopidogrel died, compared with 3.5 percent of those not taking ... clopidogrel . The combined risk of death or cardiac event also ... was similar: none for those taking clopidogrel , compared with 4.5 percent for those not taking clopidogrel...
    ... mistrust. Show me evidence of LONG TERM benefit of clopidogrel and aspirin vs. aspirin. Absent the evidence of LONG ... dangerous drug. Doctors who prescribe LONG TERM clopidogrel are doing it on a Hail Mary pass...no evidence. ...
    ... stroke and carotid stenosis, etc. and the efficacy of clopidogrel and aspirin for dual therapy. The CURE and CAPRIE ... ischemic heart disease. For example, the combination of clopidogrel and aspirin has been shown to be more efficacious...

  11. STENTS: which kind
    ... have unstable angina lanzoprazole 30mg plavix clopidogrel 75mg asprin 75mg bisoprolol 10mg simvastatin 80mg ... its say we recommend that the duration of the plavix clopidogrel therapy is 12 months but reading above does that mean...
    ... with fewer side effects. But, after stopping the clopidogrel , I think a FULL sized aspirin is the better idea for...

  12. would you stop Plavix for an elective procedure?
    ... data that was submitted to the FDA for approval of clopidogrel , the CURE and CAPRIE studies. One showed Plavix "as...

  13. Angioplasty
    ... unstable angina amlodipine 10mg lanzoprazole 30mg clopidogrel 75mg asprin 75mg bisoprolol 10mg simvastatin 80mg...

  14. Bruising on Plavix
    ... additional benefit for combining aspirin and Plavix ( clopidogrel ) for 2 months...and then no more. And there is ... disease. The study was designed to assess whether adding clopidogrel (75 mg/day) to aspirin therapy (75-162 mg/day) provided ... study's efficacy results showed that the addition of clopidogrel to aspirin therapy did not result in a significant ... stroke or cardiovascular death (6.8 percent in the clopidogrel plus aspirin group and 7.3 in the aspirin-only group ... severe bleeding was increased in the patients taking clopidogrel with aspirin compared to the rate in those taking...
    ... additional benefit for combining aspirin and Plavix ( clopidogrel ) for 2 months...and then no more. Lenin: I do...
    ... [INDENT]ATLANTA (Reuters Health) Mar 13 - Adding clopidogrel (Plavix) to a daily dose of aspirin does not lower ... of more than 15,000 patients showed that combining clopidogrel with aspirin may do more harm than good for patients ... aspirin, compared with 6.8% for those patients on clopidogrel plus aspirin - a nonsignificant difference. The addition ... of clopidogrel did reduce hospitalization rate from 17.9% to 16.7 ... the 12,153 patients with established heart disease, clopidogrel reduced the combined risk of mortality, MI or stroke ... patients with cardiovascular disease. But the addition of clopidogrel may have increased the risk of severe bleeding and...
    ... Sanofi Aventis improperly acted to keep the generic clopidogrel off the market (by paying HUGE bucks to it's manufacturer...

  15. 2 vessels arteries decrease
    ... tab lansoprazole 30mg cap simvastatin 40mg tab clopidogrel 75mg Isosorbide mononitrate 40mg twice a day glyceryl...

  16. Dangers of Drug Coated Stents!!
    ... metal: There seems to be more need for long term clopidogrel with DES than with bare metal. Doesn't that imply...
    ... metal: There seems to be more need for long term clopidogrel with DES than with bare metal. Doesn't that imply...
    ... metal: There seems to be more need for long term clopidogrel with DES than with bare metal. Doesn't that imply...

  17. Hope someone can answer this,Please!!
    ... fraction of the cost too). edit: the study was " Clopidogrel for High Atherothrombotic Risk and Ischaemic Stabilization...
    ... after getting a stent and continuing to take daily clopidogrel because their doctor insisted. Especially after such...

  18. Take Your Plavix!
    ... NIH) : CAPRIE A randomised, blinded, trial of clopidogrel versus aspirin in patients at risk of ischaemic events ... but both have potentially serious adverse effects. Clopidogrel (Plavix), a new thienopyridine derivative similar ... trial designed to assess the relative efficacy of clopidogrel (75 mg once daily) and aspirin (325 mg once daily ... to-treat analysis showed that patients treated with clopidogrel had an annual 5.32% risk of ischaemic stroke, myocardial ... 043) relative-risk reduction of 8.7% in favour of clopidogrel (95% Cl 0.3-16.5). Corresponding on-treatment analysis ... terms of safety. Reported adverse experiences in the clopidogrel and aspirin groups judged to be severe included rash ... respectively. There were ten (0.10%) patients in the clopidogrel group with significant reductions in neutrophils ... group. INTERPRETATION: Long-term administration of clopidogrel to patients with atherosclerotic vascular disease ... or vascular death. The overall safety profile of clopidogrel is at least as good as that of medium-dose aspirin ... Plavix. CURE Trial Effects of pretreatment with clopidogrel and aspirin followed by long-term therapy in patients ... whether, in addition to aspirin, pretreatment with clopidogrel followed by long-term therapy after PCI is superior ... 4 weeks after PCI. Long-term administration of clopidogrel after PCI was associated with a lower rate of cardiovascula ... coronary syndrome receiving aspirin, a strategy of clopidogrel pretreatment followed by long-term therapy is beneficial...
    ... 4.1 to 13.1 percent) among patients who received clopidogrel and 0.7 percent (95 percent confidence interval, 0 ... treatment, aspirin plus esomeprazole was superior to clopidogrel in the prevention of recurrent ulcer bleeding. Our ... major gastrointestinal intolerance of aspirin be given clopidogrel ." Unquote. I had a bleeding Ulcer caused by Aspirin ... , and I found that Clopidogrel caused diarrhoea, but by combining Aspirin with Losec ... everything is fine again. I'm not saying that Clopidogrel is a bad drug, I just thought that this may be of ... interest to anyone experiencing side-effects from taking Clopidogrel ....
    ... .but none more than: Long-term administration of clopidogrel after PCI was associated with a lower rate of cardiovascula ... that article. As for a claim that CAPRIE shows clopidogrel to be better than aspirin: within any reasonable meaning...
    ... trial were: There was a suggestion of benefit with clopidogrel treatment in patients with symptomatic atherothrombosis ... in patients with multiple risk factors. Overall, clopidogrel plus aspirin was not significantly more effective...

  19. Plavix discontinued
    ... unstaunchable bleeding caused by the super dose of clopidogrel (sounds like doggerel for a reason?:D:D) I guess they...

  20. Sharon
    ... staunched but there was NO way to stop the bleeding from clopidogrel should it occur. If I ever need another stent,...

  21. Troponin -Help
    ... heart attack...I can't imagine why they put you on clopidogrel (Plavix) which is a pretty potent clot preventer....

  22. Chelation Therapy
    ... stenting are out of date [and probably before the use of clopidogrel etc]. in any case are there any reliable figures for...

High & Low Blood Pressure board

  1. High Blood Pressure and Vitamin E
    ... blood thinner so people taking warfarin, heparin, clopidogrel (Plavix) might pay heed to increased bleeding....

  2. Wild swing in BP. Advice Please
    ... well. I am currently on a daily dose of 75mg Plavix { Clopidogrel }, 100 mg of Asprin and 16mg of Atacand. Have noticed...
    ... opinion is that after 8 months, continuing to take clopidogrel is a dreadful idea. Check the CURE and CAPRIE studies...

  3. drug half life
    ... (For record keepsers, a metabolite of Plavix ( clopidogrel ) has an active half life of 3 WEEKS)...

High Cholesterol board

  1. Polycosinol and Statins (are they perfect together?)
    ... thinning drugs, such as: warfarin (Coumadin) heparin clopidogrel (Plavix) ticlopidine (Ticlid) pentoxifylline (Trental...

Sexual Health - Men board

  1. Meds affecting ability?
    ... lansoprazole 30mg cap simvastatin 80mg tab (at night) clopidogrel 75mg tab Isosorbide mononitrate 10mg tab twice a...

Endometriosis board

  1. Benign Intracranial Hypertension vs. Endometriosis
    ... partial thrombosis and discharged with Diamox and Clopidogrel , to which she is responding pretty well. She had no...