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  1. PFO Closure Criteria
    ... frightening enough but the the thought if being on Coumadin , which I've just started, is truly terrifying. ...

  2. why not to do pfo closure
    ... should have the PFO closed up, otherwise I would be on Coumadin for the rest of life. It was closed up in June. the...
    ... not closed up quite all the way yet. i still am on coumadin for another 6 months and they will check it with a...

  3. I need some help...face, hands, arms numb...after stroke
    ... aggranox, but I just had a PFO closed so they put me on Coumadin for three months. They will put me back on aggranox...

  4. average recovery time after stroke?
    ... Brought her to the dr & he was going to put her on coumadin after a stool sample to check for any bleeding. The...

  5. Pfo?
    ... the PFO. I am glad I did. i did not want to be a coumadin for the rest of my life. My first stroke was in 2002...
    ... closed unless I have another TIA or Storke while on Coumadin ....

  6. comudim blood thinner
    ... No!! Pregnant women should not take coumadin ; it can cross over to the fetus and cause significant...
    ... doctor put me on Lovenox and then Heparin. DO NO TAKE COUMADIN ! IT COULD CAUSE A MISCARRIAGE!...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lovenox heparin

  7. Carotid Artery Dissections--stent or not?
    ... the causes and how to treat them. I have been on Coumadin for 8 months, and my dissections have not changed...

  8. Vertebral Artery Dissection w/stroke
    ... frankly was scared he would die). He is now off the Coumadin (blood thinner) and on baby aspirin. He was a...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin lovenox

  9. Vertebral Artery Dissection

  10. dull aches in arms with dissected carotid artery
    ... weeks. I take 100 mg. of aspirin daily. Was on coumadin but they took me off of that. That's the background...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin

  11. multiple strokes starting at 40
    ... my head was a mess. anyhow...i am 44 now. i take coumadin (blood thinner), plavix (antiplatlet), paxil (antidepressan...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Altace BACLOFEN Folic Paxil Percocet Plavix Valium Zocor

  12. Stroke at 32 yrs old
    ... went thru the belly shots and now am leveled out on coumadin , which I should be taking for 6 months. With any...

  13. Coumadin
    ... I would have to agree that it would be strange if coumadin caused that. The only real side effect of coumadin ... taking any other meds that could interfere with the coumadin ? Just a thought. Stacia :) [/FONT]...
    ... t know if that would interfere in any way with the coumadin . Before the sotalol, she was taking amioderone (sp ... ?). I guess I am just hoping that the coumadin is the problem; it's easy enough to change. I'll have ... if anything else changes after they put her back on coumadin ....

  14. Coumadin and alcohol
    ... Well, here's the concern, because Coumadin is a blood thinner, if you are prone to bleeding ... then it could become a danger to you. Also, since Coumadin thins the blood and alcohol dilates the veins and...
    ... I Have Been On Coumadin For About 5 Months I Have Not Drank For Almost ... My Inr Is. I Know People That Drink Heavy While On Coumadin And The Only Thing They Notice Is Their Inr Goes Lower...

  15. Hemianopsia
    ... doctors say they think it will heal on its own, am on coumadin therapy, yuk! In six months I will go back and see...

  16. My 22yo Son had a stroke 1/1/06...looking for info
    ... occurs to him at that appointment. They also have his coumadin working pretty well now...although I know how up and...
    ... At this point he has opted to just be on coumadin , and he will close the PFO at a later date. The hospital ... his answer right away..and he would have to be on coumadin during that time regardless. I think "I" will rest...
    ... study (for the Amplatzer device) rather than to be on coumadin for life, and have to be tested every 3 mos. So,...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Plavix

  17. I had a stroke on Tuesday.
    ... has me taking all the medicine I need. I am taking coumadin . I had a vertebral artery dissection. Both of my...

  18. Coumadin - Plavix - Can Someone Help Explain???
    ... both Plavix and Coumadin affect the clotting factors in the blood. INR is the ... when a patient is on Coumdain. The normal level of Coumadin in the system is 3. Less than 3 is sub-therapeutic...
    ... This is often the very beginning of a blood clot. COUMADIN hinders the liver's production of certain elements...
    ... hospital from the stroke. My doctor is adamant that Coumadin thins the blood but does not keep the platelets from ... causing the problem of the stroke would determine if Coumadin or Plavix should be used. My Plavix feels like my...
    ... a day since. I am also an RN. Personally I hate coumadin . You have to have all the blood tests to be sure ... husband, go seek a second opinion from a vascular DR. Coumadin is an old med, and there are new antiplatelets coming ... opinion agrees with the current one, then keep with the coumadin . If not, maybe you can get back to racing. Lots...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Plavix Aspirin Aggrenox

  19. PFO Closure
    ... now, but the closure is permanent and I am off of coumadin with a completely negative bubble study and a perfect...
    ... great, the PFO is closed permanently, and I am off of coumadin for good. The only drawback is the 5" scar that I...
    ... available where you are it was wonderful and i am off coumadin came off of it right after surgery, i do take an aspirin...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin

  20. Small Vessel Disease
    ... 3 small strokes and many mini ones. They put me on coumadin and many other blood related meds. He says that it...
    ... his sense of taste is not the same. He was also on coumadin for awhile but now just takes a baby aspirin once...
    ... up speed quickly. I am on all the normal meds,ie. coumadin , lasix, aspirin, and many others. Thank you for...
    ... mostly caused by high blood pressure. I have been on coumadin , asprin, and Ticlid. I now only take Ticlid a blood...
    ... progression of tis thing to a crawl. They have me on coumadin , lasix, lopressure, arisept, and several others that...
    ... (I rather like the idea of taking the folic acid, coumadin notwithstanding.) You will be in my thoughts! ...
    ... 3 small strokes and many mini ones. They put me on coumadin and many other blood related meds. He says that it...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Lasix Folic Lipitor Ticlid

  21. help please
    ... and 30-40% blockage in his heart. He is on lipitor, coumadin , baby aspirin and a few other meds for unrelated things ... neurologist said no so he was admitted. They took him off coumadin b/c they said it may give him a brain bleed, but now ... nothing, beside speech therapy. Then they ordered him coumadin the next day, but did not say how they were going ... are doing to monitor him since they are giving him coumadin . he said oh no, that is heprin that may give him ... brain bleeds. I KNOW HE SAID COUMADIN ON TUESDAY! Anyways, this morning, dad is on a heprin ... drip! He is not doing any better Oh, his coumadin levels were good last Thursday, 2.8, and in the ER...
    ... and 30-40% blockage in his heart. He is on lipitor, coumadin , baby aspirin and a few other meds for unrelated things ... neurologist said no so he was admitted. They took him off coumadin b/c they said it may give him a brain bleed, but now ... nothing, beside speech therapy. Then they ordered him coumadin the next day, but did not say how they were going ... are doing to monitor him since they are giving him coumadin . he said oh no, that is heprin that may give him ... brain bleeds. I KNOW HE SAID COUMADIN ON TUESDAY! Anyways, this morning, dad is on a heprin ... drip! He is not doing any better Oh, his coumadin levels were good last Thursday, 2.8, and in the ER...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Lipitor

  22. aggrenox for stroke prevention
    ... after my stroke i was prescribed aggrenox and coumadin amongst other things. aggrenox does cause headaches ... into my basilar artery and for the first month took coumadin , plavix and a full strength aspirin. that is the only...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aggrenox Aspirin Plavix

  23. Dad(56) had massive stroke
    ... side and lost his peripheral vision. He was put on coumadin and was doing great until he was diagnosed with melanoma ... . He was instructed to go off his coumadin for the surgery. The surgery started on Monday and ... That Friday he had the stroke. He had been off the coumadin for a week or more. This time he had a right sided...
    ... SpOck: Thanks for replying. My dad was put on coumadin after his fist stroke Memorial Day weekend. We were ... We weren't so luck this time. He was taken off his coumadin to have skin cancer removed from his face. After...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lovenox

  24. stoke\tia
    ... can lead to major strokes. I am now on an aspirin, coumadin (blood thinner) and Plavix (prevent placets from sticking...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin Plavix

  25. Another TIA
    ... that I did that I don't remember. I am now on Coumadin , Plavix and a asiprin to thin my blood. The clotting...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Plavix

  26. Stroke - Medical Negligence ???
    ... Dad had a hemmorhage bleed last year because of his coumadin level. We found this out later when we took him to ... his DR. didn't bother to consider that Dad is on coumadin , before calling in that pain killer. Looking in the ... PDR we found that it states that if you take coumadin which thins the blood, that drug is not for you. Had...

  27. Blocked basilar artery..AGAIN, PLEASE HELP???
    ... p because the blockage is occuring so fast.Taking Coumadin , Plavix and tons of other meds.Please help?...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Plavix

  28. Plavix
    ... think is a good thing. the alternative is to go on coumadin and i would think she must be alot worse off than ... seems most people who have strokes even only take coumadin for a few months afterwards. i am taking for life...

  29. Stoke in young people - support?
    ... cut out *everything* but walking until I am off the Coumadin and the artery heals. I am worried about getting...
    ... back to normal. Because of this, he took me off the coumadin and put me on plavix and children's asprin. This...
    ... that they put you on Aspirin and Plavix. Were you on Coumadin at first or did they start you on the combo right ... pill and being on beer restriction because of the Coumadin , I've lost a bunch of weight in the past 4 months...
    ... won't know for a while though. They thought that Coumadin might make the side effects worse. I've never had...
    ... of my right eye. I am still and will always be on coumadin and am still on anti-seizure medication. Birthcontrol...
    ... have been trying to quit smoking. I didn't go on coumadin but I am on asprin therapy. I just woke up one day...
    ... had one in over two years. My former dr. put me on Coumadin for the stroke. My new doc is sending me to a different...
    ... alert bracelet and although I am no longer taking Coumadin or Plavix, I am told that I will be taking Aspirin...
    ... plavix, now I have graudated to an aspirin, plavix and coumadin . I will be on coumadin/warfin, for the rest of...
    ... cut out *everything* but walking until I am off the Coumadin and the artery heals. I am worried about getting...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Plavix Aspirin Aggrenox Dilantin

  30. Any ideas or suggestions?
    ... headaches and the numbness got worse. The Dr's put me on Coumadin 5mg daily. now the headaches are back as is the stiff ... is 150/82 and heart rate normal. In addition to the Coumadin , I'm taking Cardizem CD 300mg daily, Diovan 80mg 2...
    ... in to the hospital in Jan./Feb. and they put me on Coumadin . All the Drs. say to just keep taking Lasix for the...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cardizem Diovan Tricor Lasix

  31. What next
    ... seeing a number of Neurologist and Cardiologist. I'm on Coumadin and may be on for the restof my life. Are there any ... other alternatives besides Coumadin ?...
    ... contact with their doctor to ensure correct dosage. Coumadin is used to prevent new clots from forming. Both of ... doctor regarding foods to stay away from while taking Coumadin . Foods rich in vitamin K can be a problem for those ... on Coumadin . Lastly, warfarin is just the generic name for Coumadin...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Warfarin heparin

  32. Stroke caused by blood clooting disorder
    ... the events, but the main thing is as of right now, Coumadin seems to be doing the trick! Hope this helps!!! ...
    ... Dad just had a hemorrhage this year. He has taken coumadin for 15+ yrs. We have learned a whole lot, that we...

  33. PLEASE HELP I'M 20 AND HAVE LOTS OF STROKES
    ... I am on coumadin . And so far, it has worked for me, and I'll be on...
    ... I think I will have to take coumadin for the rest of my life. I hate taking it because...
    ... all the events I have had, but I'm doing better. Coumadin is the way to go for me....
    Medications also discussed in this post: Ticlid