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Sleep Disorders board

  1. Sleep Twitch?
    ... husband didn't twitch in his sleep until he started on Coumadin and Cordarone. It doesn't seem to bother him though...

Arthritis board

  1. cant take any inflammatories
    ... occasions where my husband had been given too much coumadin , and we had to get prescriptions for Vitamin K, because...

  2. GOUT aka GOUTY ARTHRITIS
    ... get it all out.After the blood clots he was put on coumadin so no more naproxen. He is now on colchicine and allopurino ... every hour.All I know is that the Alloputinol and coumadin can be a problem together and he has to be on both...
    ... anything at this point. I just looked it up and with the coumadin cherries are OK. There is so many foods that he has...
    ... clots in both of his lungs so he will have to be on coumadin for the rest of his life and that drug is a nasty...

  3. looking at hip replacement
    ... drawing my blood to check my PT level because I take coumadin to thin the blood to reduce the risk of blood clot...

  4. Warfarin and Celebrex?
    ... They are very hard on the stomach. You are on Coumadin , and you shouldn't be doing things, or taking things...

  5. How good is glucosamine/chondroitin & MSM ...
    ... a lupus patient, takes a heavy-duty blood thinner, Coumadin (Warfarin), along with 8 other medications, we always...

  6. Any BEXTRA users?
    ... RA doc was concerned about my taking Indocin with Coumadin , so was changed to Bextra. I tried it for two weeks...

Back Problems board

  1. Finally, I am getting some relief!
    ... something goes wrong. I am taking 9 meds every night ( Coumadin , beta-blockers, PK, Neurontin, etc.) and if I read...

  2. Moldova Is Back - Miss You All So Much!!!
    ... with all my pain. Die to complications they put me on Coumadin , but DR Camissa was so against it saying that it can...

  3. Who has an experience with it and doing well?
    ... stomach of Lovelox (blood thinner since they take me off Coumadin due to syrgery). DR camissa does not want to have...
    ... Internist and Cardiologist. Surgeon told them NO to Coumadin (blood thinner) a week before surgery and 3 weeks...

  4. Moldova
    ... Thank you, Diet i think so too. 1 pill of Coumadin stays and works in your body for 3 days. Therefore ... day before surgery. Why? When they take you off Coumadin especially if you have heart condition like mine ... higher risk for this develops anyways, but being off Coumadin increases this risk up to 60%. Does not sounds good...

  5. Moldova
    ... risk for blood clots to begin with. I must stop my Coumadin a week before the surgery and 4 weeks after I will...
    ... got pneumonia about two weeks later, they gave me Coumadin , blood transfusion, and gave me back the lasix. They...
    ... very high risk for blood clots since they take off Coumadin a week before surgery and 4 weeks after. DR said that ... condition produces blood clots and strokes), withdrawal Coumadin and ortho surgery for many hours - danger is right ... also a blood thinners, but they last 12 hours only, Coumadin pill stays 3 days. Hopefuly it will protect me at...

  6. I am in trouble - who can suggest anything...
    ... for 2 years now and I was OK on it. Since I am on Coumadin (blood thinner) I am not allowed to have Tylenol and...
    ... Well ,I went to check my blood today since I am on a Coumadin and they said my blood is too thin (suppose to be ... what narco meds I will be on - it will not work with Coumadin . She said that I have to stop taking them all and...
    ... problem, my Cardiologist put me on Beta-Blockers and Coumadin . Since Tylenol contributes to thinning the blood...
    ... for 2 years now and I was OK on it. Since I am on Coumadin (blood thinner) I am not allowed to have Tylenol and...

  7. Appt Update
    ... Oxicodone from Percocet due to the fact that I am taking Coumadin and Beta-Blockers (you can't mix them with Tylenol...

  8. Okay....I am running away
    ... Oxicodone since when you are on Beta Blockers and Coumadin - you can't take Percocet/Tylenol. I wonder how my...

  9. new person C-Spine and Radiculopathy
    ... there for 5 days on IV antibiotics and learn about coumadin and being on home oxygen. The home oxygen lasted ... about 6 months and I just got off the coumadin and at last my lumbar region feels better. Never...

  10. Yea... no dvts, home resting...
    ... injections that they would let me leave. I was on coumadin for six months after that. So if anyone ever has a...

  11. living with degenerative disc disease
    ... narcotics. I cannot take ibuprofen because I am on coumadin and a drug to regulate my heartbeat. But I can take...

  12. Aspirin imparing healing?
    ... two valves. She did great on aspirin instead of the coumadin which caused two more surgeries for bleeding. Those...
    ... Coumadin is a major anti-coagulant. That definately cause bleeding...

  13. allergic reaction to titanium rods in back
    ... then they put me in ICU for two days and gave me Coumadin , then turned around and gave me a transfusion. Then...

  14. Saying Hi
    ... because of other health/age related probs. He's now on Coumadin therapy & trying once again - for August surgery....

  15. L5-S1 hemilaminectomy with microdiscectomy
    ... type symptoms (sweating & passing out) & was also on Coumadin to thin his blood (he's supposed to have total knee ... to go last wk (it's been very difficult to get his coumadin /protime level in the safe zone) & along w/all the ... d just had enough. Anyway, he went to the ER w/the coumadin level in his blood off the chart & was kept in the ... family there. He's back home now refusing to take Coumadin ever again- but feeling better at the moment. (Sorry...

Bone Disorders board

  1. Posterior Tibial Tendon reconstruction with Calcaneal Osteotomy
    ... my calf. Was hospitalized for 6 days on heparin and coumadin and was put into a cam boot (cast had to be taken...
    ... the possibility of a blood clot. It sucked being on Coumadin (blood thinner). It gave me a rash, but I had to...
    ... know what to expect. It sounds like you're off the Coumadin now. That must have been really hard having a rash...
    ... of green leafy veggies. It was tough being on the Coumadin ...not only did I have red cheeks from the rash but...
    ... my calf. Was hospitalized for 6 days on heparin and coumadin and was put into a cam boot (cast had to be taken...

  2. Hip Fracture ~ Anyone Have Surgical Correction??
    ... on it within a few days but will also need to be on coumadin for a while in order to prevent clotting. Has anyone...
    ... on it within a few days but will also need to be on coumadin for a while in order to prevent clotting. Has anyone...

Foot & Ankle Problems board

  1. day # 3 - what do you do about the freaking boredom while on crutches?
    ... low risk for your surgeon. With all the diabetics, coumadin patients, gangrenous amputations they see (this is...

  2. blood clots after foot surgery?
    ... because my mother has had them before and she is on coumadin now and it's the last thing i want to do, especially...
    ... detect it. If you have a clot and they put you on coumadin it will only be on a temporary basis. BUT it has...

  3. Leg and or foot cramps
    ... I have been on coumadin for five years now after almost dying from a shower ... legs and traveling to my heart or lungs and stay on coumadin for the rest of my life. My legs cramp all the time...

  4. Swelling Red Scaling Feet In 60 Year Old
    ... doesn't have circulatory problems, and has taken off Coumadin . He has breathing issues from smoking, ashthma, but...

  5. Double Bunionectomy Questions
    ... I m surprised you are still bleeding? do you take coumadin or any other kind of blood thinners?...

  6. Osteochondral Fracture
    ... being monitored for DVT - doing leg lifts and taking coumadin . Kim, thanks for your support - I have been warned...

  7. ankle swelling- what now?
    ... and when I had my fusion (thanks to the embolism and coumadin therapy), I could walk properly and was on crutches...

  8. Q-re Removable Pins
    ... Does it bleed (this I need to know because I am on coumadin to prevent DVT) Thanks to all who can help! ...
    ... Does it bleed (this I need to know because I am on coumadin to prevent DVT) Thanks to all who can help! ...
    ... Does it bleed (this I need to know because I am on coumadin to prevent DVT) Thanks to all who can help! ...

  9. pulmonary embolism from a cast
    ... days before they would release me. I have been on coumadin for over five months now. I had my husband ask ... surgery again in March and will be going off of the coumadin the week prior and then after surgery I'll be going...
    ... reply. Yeah, the doc told me I need to stay on Coumadin for 6 months. I asked her why it would take so long ... a bad circumstance. She said that the duration of coumadin treatment is a hot topic amongst pulmonary physicians ... reevaluating my situation, and perhaps try to come off the coumadin earlier. As I understand, coumadin is a pretty serious ... days before they would release me. I have been on coumadin for over five months now. I had my husband ask ... surgery again in March and will be going off of the coumadin the week prior and then after surgery I'll be going...
    ... Vito1281, yeah, I have been on coumadin for nearly six months. When I was in the hospital ... she felt it was in my best interest to continue the coumadin until the week prior to surgery. I too was on Lovenox ... INR to reach the required levels. The downside of coumadin is that it needs to be monitored, regular blood tests ... side of caution and would willingly go back on the coumadin for a couple more months. They ran all the blood...
    ... My only complain at this point is having to stay on coumadin for 6 months. That means 6 months of blood monitoring ... your doc or research told you anything about leaving coumadin earlier than 6 months, and what the statistics were ... immobilization is over, then there's no reason to stay on coumadin for several months thereafter, but then again, I'm ... blink of an eye. Vito1281, yeah, I have been on coumadin for nearly six months. When I was in the hospital ... she felt it was in my best interest to continue the coumadin until the week prior to surgery. I too was on Lovenox ... INR to reach the required levels. The downside of coumadin is that it needs to be monitored, regular blood tests ... side of caution and would willingly go back on the coumadin for a couple more months. They ran all the blood...
    ... My Dr. was very/is very adamant on the six month on coumadin . I have been living with a dislocated big toe waiting ... From what I understand, the purpose for continuing coumadin is to allow the body time to absorb the clots with ... months. I did run across a study regarding leaving coumadin in less than six months, but I cannot remember the...
    ... By the way, did you notice any bleeding while on coumadin ? The 2nd day that I started taking it I developed ... My Dr. was very/is very adamant on the six month on coumadin . I have been living with a dislocated big toe waiting ... From what I understand, the purpose for continuing coumadin is to allow the body time to absorb the clots with ... months. I did run across a study regarding leaving coumadin in less than six months, but I cannot remember the...
    ... have not had any really unusual bleeding while on coumadin , it just takes a little longer for those nasty paper...

Knee & Hip Problems board

  1. My drain hole is still draining...
    ... Does this ever stop? Any one else have to use coumadin ? How long can I expect to stay on the coumadin? ...
    ... told it was just old blood. I didn't have to take coumadin , but was given Lovenox for 20 days after I was discharged...

  2. My Hubby's THR-not going well
    ... there! I felt great.....but they couldn't get my Coumadin levels right. I was hooked up to IV Heparin 24/7 ... clot. I threatened to leave if they didn't up the Coumadin dosage. They did....and the levels went too high...
    ... Linda, they gave him heparin IV last night. He was on Coumadin for the hip replacement for a few days but when he...

  3. Knee Injury Times Two.
    ... darkest black and purple. I still have to stay on the coumadin though. Finally I got the MRI yesterday. (It took ... again to make sure my blood gets thin again fast. The coumadin is more of just maintaining it once it is there. ...

  4. Total Knee Replacement: Recovery - Things I wish I knew!
    ... I continued to love physical therapie. your put on coumadin and stockings, the stockings do help relieve pain ... A nurse came to the house 2 times a week to check coumadin levels and incision etc, the staples were taken out...
    ... With few exceptions- I didn't go to rehab and the Coumadin dropped my blood levels so much it was stopped immediately...

  5. THR now in less than a week
    ... kind of concern? He also told me I would be put on Coumadin after surgery to prevent blood clots. Is this the...

  6. knee probs with blood disorder
    ... I'm on blood thinners and last year switched from coumadin to lovenox. I've always had really bad bruising from...

  7. Pain after joint replacement
    ... take ibuprofen, naproxen, aspirin, etc because I'm on Coumadin from a massive pulmonary blood clot in April of this...

  8. Hip Replacement Convalescent time?
    ... I took a blood thinner for about 5 weeks (it was Coumadin ) and wore TED knee socks for 6 weeks. Surgeons seem...

  9. Low INR?
    ... here. Were all of you on blood thinners? I was put on Coumadin starting with my first surgery and had to have blood ... what they call INR levels to see if there is enough coumadin in my system. But because of the second surgery, which ... they didn't want coumadin in my system, took me off coumadin(a pill) and had ... a lovenox injection even though I had been given a coumadin pill. I was surprised. She said it was to get my INR...
    ... not sure I understand the problem. It seems as if coumadin should be enough because you are up and about. I had...

  10. 6 month after hip replacement question...
    ... did you all sleep on your good side? Also my coumadin levels are high, so we're trying to adjust. And meanwhile...

Osteoporosis board

  1. Actonel side effects
    ... monitoring of the blood by a doctor. Blood thinners like Coumadin can't be taken with many supplements that improve...
    ... monitoring of the blood by a doctor. Blood thinners like Coumadin can't be taken with many supplements that improve...

  2. Statin drugs as an option?
    ... takes no supplements or vitamins, and has been on Coumadin for four years, which depletes Vitamin K. She shops...

  3. Heart Arrhythmia Related to Fosamax
    ... fib from an undetermined cause, and needs to take Coumadin to prevent the heart from throwing off a clot and...

  4. I've ordered the Strontium!
    ... of people who are on blood-thinning medication like Coumadin . If that's her reason, I can understand her fear,...
    ... of people who are on blood-thinning medication like Coumadin . If that's her reason, I can understand her fear, ... etc. before her stroke so she wouldn't have been on Coumadin . She is blaming the Vitamin K she took for her stroke...
    ... of people who are on blood-thinning medication like Coumadin . If that's her reason, I can understand her fear, ... etc. before her stroke so she wouldn't have been on Coumadin . She is blaming the Vitamin K she took for her stroke...
    ... of people who are on blood-thinning medication like Coumadin . If that's her reason, I can understand her fear, ... etc. before her stroke so she wouldn't have been on Coumadin . She is blaming the Vitamin K she took for her stroke...

  5. Omega-3 and bone health
    ... that it was more of a blood thinner than plavix or coumadin and that if you take it before surgery the blood...
    ... Omega-3 was MORE of a blood thinner than Plavix or Coumadin . But to be on the safe side, I'll check out what...
    ... differently than drug blood thinners such as plavix and coumadin . A friend told me that garlic was another one, all ... perfectly acceptable, the concern is how much. Plavix and coumadin have specific jobs that they do, the make up is different ... approved, it would be to complex. Folks who take coumadin , take it because they "must be monitored" blood to...

  6. Vitamin K and Osteoporosis
    ... deep vein thrombosis (blood clot) and am on warfarin ( Coumadin ) for the next six months I found the following info ... vitamin K, is contraindicated in people taking warfarin ( Coumadin [R]). Considering the extensive application of vitamin...
    ... extra INR blood draws to stabilize the best warfarin ( Coumadin ) dosage for me I should go ahead and eat normally...

  7. You Gals Are NEVER Going To Believe This !!!
    ... would cause you to bleed excessively because of the Coumadin , but better to make sure your regular doctor is on...
    ... would cause you to bleed excessively because of the Coumadin , but better to make sure your regular doctor is on...
    ... patient. (You'd better tell your GI doctor about the Coumadin , if you haven't thought of that already.) (((Hugs...
    ... the results of the INR blood draw and what dose of Coumadin to take today - AND - to tell me HE is taking a few...

  8. Vitamin K
    ... take if you are taking anticoagulant drugs, such as Coumadin or Heparin - unless other directed by a physician...

Alzheimer's Disease & Dementia board

  1. anyone been thru this & have suggestions?
    ... that she has to have the blood test, correct? With coumadin she needs to keep that checked. Perhaps she needs...

  2. Realizing I may have multi-infarct dementia in my future
    ... a day (around 25 pills), including a huge dose of Coumadin (17 mg alternating with 15 mg.....). I also want to...

  3. Small facility vs. Nursing Home
    ... needs to be monitored by blood testing since she is on coumadin . It seems far from me, as I am in Queens, but it...

  4. Transferring House into children's names
    ... medication monitoring (nurse comes to house to take blood - coumadin monitoring). It's a big mess. And I really don't...

  5. I need support!
    ... I take several meds including but not limited to coumadin and aricept. I live on oxygen in my nose all day and...

  6. small vessel disease
    ... sever TIA's and a couple minor Storkes. I was put on coumadin and aricept. Plus many others for many things. At...
    ... spent the week in the hospital. Apparently I put two coumadin a day in my little planner thing. I use it to help...

  7. Mom's started falling
    ... severity, can throw clots. Is mom on an aspirin or Coumadin therapy for preventing clotting strokes? My mom is...

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) board

  1. Not typical, but can pain be an initial symptom?
    ... s not on that type of medication, but he does take Coumadin for circulatory problems, and is also on a diauretic...
    ... Coumadin , that's a blood thinner isn't it... I have a friend...
    ... sorry, forgot to mention... Terry is also on coumadin ...though I don't know how long he has been taking...

Aneurysm board

  1. has anyone here had a ruptured brain aneurysm?
    ... said that I was inoperable. I am on a high dosage of coumadin to try and keep the aneurysm from moving which will...

Brain & Nervous System Disorders board

  1. 22 year old daughter diagnosed with cerebral venous thrombosis
    ... If she needs to be on lifelong anticoagulation, the coumadin would need to be temporarily changed to heparin. ...
    ... the next day. The Heparin is off she has started Coumadin and Dyamox. She was taken to Dean McGee Eye Institute...
    ... range. apparently the depakote was potentiating the coumadin so when the depakote was taken away the PT/INR crashed ... She then had to have Lovenox injections with the coumadin to get her level back to therapeutic. So........ ... another MRI and MRV of her brain tonight. Stopped the coumadin today. she is going to meet the neuro surgeon on...

  2. Feelbad Update regarding annuerysm and help
    ... tract. they will have you start like plavix or coumadin before(and for a bit after too) since they DO NOT...

  3. Angiogram and Question Feelbad or anyone with experience
    ... i take coumadin AND plavix and i start back on that regimen the day...

  4. 60% basialr artery blockage
    ... has aspirin in it plus a vaso dilator or plavix or coumadin . altace is suppose to lower the risk for a stroke...
    ... discovered i had already had a stroke so i was put on coumadin right away. but altace has shown to reduce the risk...

  5. interactions with tegratol
    ... Topamax), valproic acid (Depakene), and warfarin ( Coumadin ) may be reduced when these drugs are taken with Tegretol...

  6. Started with numb ear
    ... muscle weakness on either side. And I am already on Coumadin , a blood thinner, which, fortunately, will lessen...

  7. dissected carotid artery
    ... some visual blind spots in my left eye. I'm taking coumadin and have to have another MRA in 2 months. No one...
    ... No identifiable side effects from stroke. I am on Coumadin for six months, MRI, then probably Plavix (sp?) for...

  8. Tingling left side of head
    ... Pamalor 50mg, Serazone 100mg, Lasix 40mg, Kudar 20mg, Coumadin 5mg, Lanoxin .125mg, Vitamin E 400mg, Multiple Vitamin...

Epilepsy board

  1. Need to vent- hospital, new neuro, etc
    ... another round of chest pain- --had to get off of the Coumadin (blood thinner for those not also in that area of ... stomach for 13 days- initially to keep me off the Coumadin to get ready for the test, then to keep me thinned ... while getting back ON the Coumadin to go home.....arghhh). The heart test came back excellent...

  2. Anybody had any problems with Ultram?
    ... ibuprofen, naproxen, NSAID category of meds because of the Coumadin . I take muscle relaxants, but they don't help the...

  3. Klonopin
    ... Zanaflex, as needed Ativan, Zocor, baby aspirin, Coumadin , 12-hour Sudafed/combination meds, new Topamax (not...

  4. Finally got to see a neuro....nervous about Topamax
    ... seizures- both within a few weeks of each other. Being on Coumadin (blood thinner), I tend to be a bit overvigilant about ... that I"ve been on for years, but interferes with the Coumadin ). Guess I'm just venting- I always get nervous...
    ... respond as we have some similarities. I am also on coumadin and was hospitalized for a TIA recently. The TIA started ... just put on Topamax and found that it does lower the coumadin level and it's just something I thought you should...
    ... been dropping (and I take alternately 10 and 12 mg of Coumadin - generic- daily....I had to get up to 20 mg/day in ... prescriptions, all of which have some interaction with Coumadin - but I can't avoid any of them....there are more prescripti...

  5. Seizures linked to chronic headaches...
    ... also used in migraine prevention; until I was put on Coumadin , Excedrin helped a lot (surprisingly, since boatloads...

  6. Can someone help me please?? Newbie
    ... and when I could take something (can't take much on Coumadin that does any good), I found Excedrin to be helpful...

  7. Frustration With Pharmacy
    ... medications (dilantin, tegretol, and keppra) as well as coumadin to prevent a recurrance of blood clots. They have...


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