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  1. plasma
    ... donation. Usually they are things like anticoagulants ( Heparin , Coumadin, etc.) and some antibiotics. [/FONT]...

  2. IV Antibiotic Therapy at Home....??
    ... back to work? Did you have to flush the site with heparin ? What about keeping it sterile? Do you keep it covered...
    ... then sent him on his way with enough antibiotics, heparin , dressings...EVERYTHING that he would need for the...
    ... resembles an apple core? we had to do the saline and heparin thing too.then I would just close it off and place...

  3. antiphospholipids?
    ... usually a medication that thins the blood. (Aspirin, Heparin , Coumadin among others) Diagnosed properly and treated...

General Health board

  1. Post-Picc Arm Pain
    ... through the picc, as well as the usual saline and heparin flushes. Halfway through treatment, we discovered ... I was allergic to the heparin (through yet another visit to the ER), which probably ... effects of the antibiotic. Oh well. Discontinued the heparin and felt considerably better for the rest of the treatment...

  2. blood clot in arm
    ... [COLOR="Navy"]Usually they give you heparin to start with. But seeing it is a small one, they...

  3. Do I have Deep-Vein Thrombosis?
    ... hospital on complete bed rest with my leg elevated with a heparin drip running full bore for 6 days. Don't mess...

  4. Red pinprick dots all over arms and chest
    ... thinning medications can cause it, like plavix, warafin, heparin and aspirin. lower than normal blood platelet counts...
    ... thinning medications can cause it, like plavix, warafin, heparin and aspirin. lower than normal blood platelet counts...

  5. Anyone know anything about Lymphodema??
    ... the line ,do the IV and then flush again and place a heparin block into it,and your done.we had to do this for...

  6. Thigh pain... Heparin??
    ... of my hospital stays, because they would have me on Heparin subcutaneously to help prevent blood clots. They...

  7. can't understand blood test
    ... book. Here's what it says: Antithrombin III (AT-III, Heparin Cofactor, Serine Protease inhibitor, etc.)-- "This ... states. It is also used to help identify the cause of ' heparin resistance' in patients receiving heparin therapy...

  8. bood clot
    ... appt. with her OB. Then she starts taking shots of Heparin . I'm not sure what the Heparin is for, as I haven...

Allergies board

  1. Allergic reaction to chemicals, solvents, cleaning supplies, etc.
    ... leukotrines and of course histamine,chymase, and heparin just to name a few. These cells and chemicals are...

Drug Interactions / Side Effects board

  1. Glucosamine and Warfarin
    ... is similar in structure to the blood-thinning drug heparin , and the combination may cause bleeding in some people...

Pain Management board

  1. New Member/Recent Fusion/PMD question
    ... end up losing the leg. Well, one month and a lot of heparin later, I walked out of that hospital. And, to their...

Arthritis board

  1. Teens With Arthritis!!!
    ... are scared over as for 16 months I was on and off IV Heparin and they had to take blood tests from the opposite...

Back Problems board

  1. Better or Worse?
    ... hospital immediately! An IV was started to administer heparin . Three days later, I was brought into the OR, and...

  2. Ibake&pray
    ... that. Met my new best friend..katherine, katherine Heparin (sorry :) ) Left home 16 Feb. 05 returned home...

  3. Porter How are you
    ... with my new best friend Katherine..you know Katherine Heparin ...sorry. But it's nothing to mess with. Let's...

  4. EMG & Medications???
    ... medications that thin the blood (such as warfarin or heparin ).  Are wearing a pacemaker. This is...

Bone Disorders board

  1. Posterior Tibial Tendon reconstruction with Calcaneal Osteotomy
    ... blood clot in my calf. Was hospitalized for 6 days on heparin and coumadin and was put into a cam boot (cast had...
    ... blood clot in my calf. Was hospitalized for 6 days on heparin and coumadin and was put into a cam boot (cast had...

Foot & Ankle Problems board

  1. Preparing for OATS/Mosaicplasty
    ... spirometer' I say 'blood thinner shots' and you say ' heparin ' You are very prepared for this! ;) (and teaching...

  2. day # 3 - what do you do about the freaking boredom while on crutches?
    ... such as a couple days in the hospital with regular heparin injections, moving the toes, getting up with the crutches...

  3. Countdown to Surgery...
    ... but it did scare me more initially. I got a couple heparin injections to prevent blood clots and some IV antibiotics...

  4. Day 1 Post-Op
    ... go to bathroom, move around a bit-- but I did get heparin injections at the hospital. I'm feeling a little...

Knee & Hip Problems board

  1. 1st Week After THR
    ... helping to avoid blood clots. They were a form of Heparin and I was taught to give them to myself. Very easy...

  2. Pre Surgery Qualification and class
    ... hardly knew I had them on. I also injected a form of Heparin every day when I got home from the rehab facility...

  3. My Hubby's THR-not going well
    ... get my Coumadin levels right. I was hooked up to IV Heparin 24/7 to dissolve the clot. I threatened to leave...
    ... Linda, they gave him heparin IV last night. He was on Coumadin for the hip replacement...

  4. THR or Re- Surface
    ... different. i had a daily injection whilst in hospital of heparin to prevent clotting, and also wore the delightful...

  5. THR now in less than a week
    ... myself injections of Lovenox, which is a milder form of Heparin . Look it up on the Internet, which is what I did when...

Osteoporosis board

  1. Osteoporosis, depression, allergy and digestive issues
    ... cells to degranulate - releasing interleukin's (IL-6), heparin , histamine and more. This could also be the issue...

  2. Hope shattered!!! DEXA WORSE
    ... triggered, they degranulate - releasing histamine, heparin , interleukin2 and more. There are many reasons why ... systemic form can lead to osteoporosis - I think the heparin is one of the main ones. It also causes poor absorption ... at all and risk the mast cell mediator release of heparin and more? - or take zantac and not have the acid needed...

  3. Anyone On Coumadin also on Forteo ??
    ... up spending 3 1/2 long days in the hospital on IV heparin and oral coumadin. I'm now home and will be taking...

  4. Those under 40 yrs, T-scores and treatment results
    ... just had a baby this past november and b/c i was on heparin during my pregnancy ( so they say) it created this...

  5. Vitamin K
    ... are taking anticoagulant drugs, such as Coumadin or Heparin - unless other directed by a physician. O...

Bell's Palsy board

  1. Mystery Diagnosis
    ... cancers, less likely with a clot .. and if he's on heparin then he must have a clot of some sort best of luck...

Brain & Nervous System Disorders board

  1. 22 year old daughter diagnosed with cerebral venous thrombosis
    ... the coumadin would need to be temporarily changed to heparin . There are forms of heparin in which your daughter ... would give herself daily shots to get the heparin . Uncomfortable for your daughter, but safe for the...
    ... have her come home tomorrow or the next day. The Heparin is off she has started Coumadin and Dyamox. She was...

  2. How do people get meningitis?
    ... bedridden for 6 of those months and had to give herself heparin shots the whole nine months of pregnancy. Sherrys...

  3. Plz share vision problems
    ... There are currently 3 main medications – aspirin, heparin or warfarin. Your doctor will decide which you need...

  4. Brain Aneurism
    ... and pulmonary embolism for which anticogulation with Heparin or Lovenox is a routine procedure. I am not sure if...

Multiple Sclerosis board

  1. Im too tired to fight
    ... pulmonary embolisms. I was put in the hospital and on heparin to thin out my blood and try and dissolve the clots...

  2. Going in for IV steroids and LP this week...
    ... actually do my own infusions and flush it out with Heparin without any problem...I tuck the hose up under a sweatshirt...

  3. Should I be concerned?
    ... of the couch watching the IV drip- did the flush ( heparin ) by myself, went back to bed for an hour, and then...

  4. Anyone heard of Hypercoagulation?
    ... things. Unfortunately, the treatment for hyper is heparin (sp) injections, so I'm hoping I have hypo and heard...

  5. My Day To VENT
    ... will make life alot easier. You said they have you on Heparin . Is it the pill, or the flush? I have to use the flush...

  6. shakey after lifting
    ... the flushing,the solu-medrol,the flushing and the heparin afterwards and he is so gentle,go figure you'd think...

  7. SolMed treatment #2 not so smooth
    ... her. She said don't worry about the flush and the heparin ...she'll be out tomorrow to fix it. That probably...

  8. Tysabri UPDATE PLEASE READ
    ... He said that I have to get the port flushed with heparin every 2-4 weeks even though I won't be getting the ... he can't do it himself because he doesn't have the heparin or the syringes in his office. I'm waiting to hear...

Neuropathy board

  1. Small Fiber Neuropathy
    ... have two heads! While in hospital, I was receiving Heparin shots in my abdomen. Could this have caused this...

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) board

  1. You Ain't Gonna Believe This!
    ... back where the nurse does vital signs and injects a heparin lock for sedation and to prepare you for this block...

Spinal Cord Disorders board

  1. Neurontin effect on EMG and nerve conduction study
    ... that thin the blood, such as warfarin (Coumadin) or heparin . Have a pacemaker. You do not need to restrict...

Cancer: Bladder board

  1. Cystitis VS Overactive bladder...
    ... out many things before something will help. I have heparin instills into the bladder that help me some. Plus...

Cancer: Cervical & Ovarian board

  1. Panik, Willow, RM?????
    ... time because she had ordered a test for people on heparin and they had to call to find out what she really wanted...

Cancer: Colon board

  1. another question re: blood clots and symptoms
    ... replacement surgery 4 years ago. Spent several days on Heparin IV and sent home with Coumadin. I'm assuming that ... your husband also had the Heparin ? Have your husband try moist heat on his leg.....
    ... replacement surgery 4 years ago. Spent several days on Heparin IV and sent home with Coumadin. I'm assuming that ... your husband also had the Heparin ? Have your husband try moist heat on his leg.. ... heat maybe like a hot water bottle. he was on the heparin (injections) for about 5 days and then the coumadin...
    ... Hi again..... I actually got the Heparin thru an IV for 5 days....no injections. I then stayed...

  2. Question Re: Blood Clots
    ... not have to be hospitalized but I had to give him heparin injections until the coumadin could kick in. After...

  3. Questions-post op exercise, diet, soreness, chemo, etc.
    ... we need( Gloves, syringes filled with saline and heparin solutions, alcohol swabs, gauze pad and a bandage ... the saline into your line. If your port reguires heparin e you just repeat the process. Then close the clamp...

  4. It's Beginning
    ... The Coumadin has to better than Heparin . It is injected and burns like a branding iron for...

  5. Colon Resection
    ... fine. I also received Tordal (sp?) intraveneously; Heparin shots in my legs twice daily to thin the blood; oral...

  6. Ports for chemo
    ... home and then flush through the line with saline and heparin ( you just fill up syringes and pump em through). ... little blood and then flush through with the saline and heparin again. The next week he is back on chemo and the...

  7. To 1Dove:
    ... and then it is emptied and refilled with saline and heparin . I am doing well at this point, no severe nauseas...

Cancer: Lung board

  1. Mom's non small cell cancer
    ... radiation treatments and starting her on low dose heparin for the next ten days. He also recommended she have ... with her clots in her leg, she is at risk with the heparin treatments because she could bleed around the brain...

Cancer: Rectal & Anal board

  1. What Were Your Symptoms Before Diagnosis?
    ... to an insulin reaction and the doctor gave him some heparin . He had severe rectal bleeding right after getting ... the heparin and the doctor said it was due to blood thinners causing...

Lymphomas board

  1. Difficult to confirm Lymphoma dx
    ... any blood thinners, preferably low molecular weight heparin [Lovenox - sp?]? Our child had a significant embolism ... secondary to the leukemia and required heparin subcutaneous injections twice daily for a few months...

Vitamins & Supplements board

  1. What are underlying causes that contribute to low Vitamin D?
    ... rheumatoid arthritis, and ulcerative colitis, and Heparin used as an anticoagulant med. There are some theories...

  2. What can I take to help hypothyroidism?
    ... intensify their effects. Anticoagulants (Coumadin, heparin , aspirin). Many of us take aspirin daily, as do I...

  3. Vitamins for Memory/Concentration
    ... combination with certain meds, esp. aspirin, coumadin, heparin or warfarin! Results with supplements take time -...

Weight Loss board

  1. Has anyone had success with ephedra?
    ... that is necessary to prevent fatal clots (Plavix or heparin ) or for a therapeutic agent to stem cancer...but to...
    ... that is necessary to prevent fatal clots (Plavix or heparin ) or for a therapeutic agent to stem cancer...but to...

Bowel Disorders board

  1. Have a question about colonoscopy and blood thinners
    ... two drugs that are used for bridge therapy. One is Heparin , the other Lovenox. Heparin is given countinually ... Coumadin takes my INR above 2.0. Neither Lovenox nor Heparin change the INR reading. The INR is only a measure...

Digestive Disorders board

  1. post surgery questions
    ... to be safe than sorry. I also received 2 shots of heparin in the hospital. Considering that my mom had a pulmonary...

  2. Endoscopy and Coumadin
    ... could bleed to death? we asked about the shot of heparin , and the cardio said no, not necessary. I'm going...

Thyroid Disorders board

  1. Changed To Synthroid
    ... to us. There was a lot of news in the paper about Heparin , the blood thinning drug and it being made from pigs...

  2. Feeling Heartbeat With Normal Pulse - Thyroid Meds
    ... and a big controversy about the blood-thinning drug Heparin which is made from pigs too. My husband and I just...
    ... husband was reading in the paper again today about the Heparin problem with something called blue eared pigs - something ... there were not as many pigs available to make the Heparin and they used fillers or something and some people...

  3. Help! Confusing symptoms...
    ... hospholipid syndrome in my last(twin) preg and treated with heparin . My middle son was diagnosed with dilated cardiomyopathy...

  4. Meep, others- Why are these foods bad?
    ... decrease TSH measurements include aspirin, dopamine , heparin , and corticosteroids. [url="http://www.thailabonline...

  5. What do you make of these levels?
    ... injectable anticoagulants (blood thinners) such as Heparin . The Protime (PT) is used to adjust or manage oral...

  6. looking for advice
    ... my lungs which were clear,however, I was placed on heparin IV for 5 days until discharge. I was told that the...


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