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  1. Reaction to chemo treatment
    ... (white cell booster), Aranesp (red cell booster), Coumadin (anti-coagulant), numerous anti-nausea drugs, and...
    ... Stephen, the only other drug he's taking is coumadin for the blood clots, he was given Lyrica for nerve...
    Medications also discussed in this post: aranesp lyrica

  2. another question re: blood clots and symptoms
    ... remember my husband having pain in his legs while on Coumadin ...he had had it before. Good to check on these things ... still there as they do take time to dissolve. The coumadin prevents new ones from forming and existing ones not...
    ... about the leg clots moving I guess, but hopefully the coumadin will keep that from happening. are those compression ... your hubbys to recover from their clots once on the coumadin ? and also what type of exercise do they do, if any...
    ... Spent several days on Heparin IV and sent home with Coumadin . I'm assuming that your husband also had the Heparin...
    ... Spent several days on Heparin IV and sent home with Coumadin . I'm assuming that your husband also had the Heparin ... heparin (injections) for about 5 days and then the coumadin . How long did you have to stay on the coumadin...
    ... IV for 5 days....no injections. I then stayed on Coumadin for another 4 months. In the meantime, I've had my...
    ... My husband has been told that he will be on coumadin indefinitely. I do remember that for a long time...
    ... he finished with his chemo ? Any problems with the coumadin long term? other than frequent blood tests? take...
    ... surgery July of 2006. He has no problems with the coumadin . He needs to have his INR levels checked and have...
    ... surgery July of 2006. He has no problems with the coumadin . He needs to have his INR levels checked and have...
    Medications also discussed in this post: heparin

  3. Question Re: Blood Clots
    ... but I had to give him heparin injections until the coumadin could kick in. After that it was six months of coumadin ... had to have frequent blood tests to make sure the coumadin dose was correct. He also wore the special stockings ... his chemotherapy and radiotherapy during his time on coumadin ...it was just yet another pill too take....and he...
    ... able to be discharged from the hospital before the coumadin got his INR levels therapeutic. All this happened ... to us April of 2006. My husband is still on coumadin and will most likely be for the rest of his life....
    ... lovely!! It is amazing how two people I know were on coumadin for blood clots and did not follow instructions properly...
    Medications also discussed in this post: heparin

  4. Colonoscopy
    ... speak to the dr and assure him that I had stopped the Coumadin and I wanted him to do biopsies or remove polyps with...

  5. Frustrated and confused re: colonoscopy
    ... my internist, hematologist and gastro doc about my Coumadin usage. I take Coumadin for a blood clotting disorder ... the docs have varying opinions on colonoscopies and Coumadin usage. I spoke with the gastro doc's nurse early ... morning and she said he does not want me to stop the Coumadin . I asked her if it would be possible to take biopsies ... or remove polyps while I was still on Coumadin . Her comment upset me and confused me. She said " ... to ask about the Lovenox injections to replace the COumadin but I do not believe I will even have enough time...
    ... short time that if you were on something else besides coumadin , maybe your hematologist can get you the same effect...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Percocet lovenox

  6. Blood in stool
    ... amounts. I dismissed it as being attributable to coumadin (blood thinner) and thicker stools (which mostly accompanie...

  7. Port Causing Blood Clot?
    ... Have they told you you have a clot? Are you on coumadin ? You should be on a blood thinner when you have a...
    ... Have they told you you have a clot? Are you on coumadin ? You should be on a blood thinner when you have a...
    ... port... for SOME, oncologists do prescribe warfarin ( Coumadin ) and for others, not. It really is up to the doctor...
    Medications also discussed in this post: heparin Warfarin lovenox

  8. Going Home w/TPN
    ... slight chance that I may form clots easy. So I am on coumadin and we will see next week what they say about that...

  9. Cats...good Luck!!!
    ... and call back if it happened again. Larry was on coumadin to thin his blood so I was concerned that his stoma...

  10. Larbo's Wife...
    ... He is giving himself Lovenox injections along with coumadin 2X daily.|He has enough Lovenox for one more injection...
    Medications also discussed in this post: lovenox

  11. Starting Chemo on Monday-Reason starting back to work 6/16 & Insurance ?s
    ... painfull swelling in his feet. He also is still on coumadin to thin his blood for prevention of blood clots. He...
    Medications also discussed in this post: imodium

  12. Can Y'all Check In?
    ... make the best of it untill then. He is also taking coumadin daily to prevent bloodclots from forming. You may...

  13. Blood clots in lungs
    ... 5 days or longer. I think they will be giving him coumadin (Just what he needs more poisen going into him :)...
    ... Clots showed up in his legs and his lungs! He was on Coumadin for six months and had to wear those awful stockings...
    ... still in hospital but is doing well. :) He is on coumadin pills and is getting shots of another blood thinning ... take the shots for about a week and then will be on coumadin pills for the next 6 months. He will need blood tests...
    ... Yes, the injections are given as the coumadin takes time to kick in. In my husband's case it was ... every week or so to monitor INR levels so that the coumadin is being given at the correct dose. They will also...

  14. Help Please husband just diagnosed with rectal cancer!!
    ... He spent 5 days in the hospital and needs to take coumadin to prevent new clots. He also has to go to the clinic ... his proton or INR levals so they can regulate his coumadin dosage. Too low and he can develope new clots. Too...

  15. stroke then cancer
    ... my husband had clots after surgery and had to be on coumadin for six months. His clots were in his legs and lungs...

  16. A question for those on blood thinners...
    ... on Wed, July 6. The directions say to stop taking coumadin 5 days before, but I’m confused as to which day...

  17. Have a question about colonoscopy and blood thinners
    ... and I'm not sure what to do about it. I'm on Coumadin (blood thinner) for a clotting disorder (have been ... time and said I was aware I would have to go off the coumadin 3-4 days beforehand. No big deal, I've had two minor...
    ... your hemo! Since you have a clotting disorder the coumadin should be helping your blood to function/clot more...

  18. Stage IV, Dukes D....... just diagnosed
    ... critical to the accuracy of the exam. Oral iron, aspirin, Coumadin and other anticoagulants, and NSAIDS must be withheld...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Aspirin

  19. It's Beginning
    ... discuss with the oncologist receiving 1 mg/day of Coumadin to avoid clots. I'd not heard of that before as a...
    ... except for the occassional sharp shooting pain. The Coumadin is to keep it clot free-- very low dose... I have...
    ... The Coumadin has to better than Heparin. It is injected and burns...
    Medications also discussed in this post: sandostatin Ambien Ativan Ibuprofen Klonopin Xanax heparin

  20. Please help with new Chemo Treatment of FOLFOX4
    ... Surely not $350 for the stockings??? Yes, mine is on Coumadin for six months..has done 4 already. I agree it is...