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Multiple Sclerosis board

  1. Not MS, now considered sticky blood
    ... specific that if any of my doctors wanted to start me on Coumadin , they should go through him first. Evidently, my...

  2. Anyone heard of Hypercoagulation?
    ... with a proper diagnoses and treatment. Are you on coumadin ???...
    ... with a proper diagnoses and treatment. Are you on coumadin ??? Just to be clear. I only spoke briefly with ... quickly with kids in the background. I am not on Coumadin , I am on a medication for my mitral valve prolaspe...
    ... undetected can be life threatening. I have been on coumadin for several years to make sure my blood stays at the...

  3. Have Lupus & having various new & increased existing problems
    ... that nasty drug! I had also taken Methotrexate and Coumadin , in the past-several years back, RXd by my old rheumy...

  4. little red pin size dots on skin
    ... that thins out the blood? example: tylenol, plavix, coumadin , asprin? If so, this could also be the cuase. In...

  5. Vitamin D and MS
    ... the counter and would you know if it conflicts with Coumadin ?...
    ... over a few weeks to 1000 IU. I don't know of any Coumadin interactions with either vitamin D or DHEA. However ... decrease the stickiness of your blood. Since I think Coumadin is a blood thinner, then DHEA might change the way ... your blood flows. If you are taking Coumadin because your heart isn't working properly, you should...

  6. MRI Results, please help me understand
    ... today. I have this disorder and it is treated with Coumadin (blood thinner). I had the numbness and tingling on...

  7. Tired of waiting...
    ... the best thing about it, is that it's treated with coumadin (blood thinners) and the symptoms melt away. It's...

  8. Antiphospholipid Syndrome can mimik MS! Symptoms of MS unexplained? Please read!
    ... lung. I was in the hospital for a week. I am now on Coumadin for a year. As I was reading your post, I never thought...

Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) board

  1. new here and totally confused
    ... and i was diagnosed with a blood clot. i started coumadin on tuesday of last week and then on last friday i...

  2. Wasn't Someone Asking About Steroid Injections For RSD?
    ... injected, if you are on a blood thinning medication (e.g. Coumadin , Plavix), or if you have an active infection going...

  3. tegretol(carbamazepine) carcinogenic?
    ... Topamax), valproic acid (Depakene), and warfarin ( Coumadin ) may be reduced when these drugs are taken with Tegretol...

Spinal Cord Disorders board

  1. Blood Clots after surgery
    ... Of course he is a wreck now. The are putting him on Coumadin and they gave him a shot today. He will have to continue...
    ... Of course he is a wreck now. The are putting him on Coumadin and they gave him a shot today. He will have to continue...
    ... like they are doing the right things for him with the coumadin .there are other blood thinning meds he can try if ... the coumadin is causing side effects or isn't doing the job for...

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

  3. steroid injections, anyone know of any sideeffects I should know about
    ... had to have an IVC filter installed and am now on coumadin for the rest of my life. But what's worse is that ... still hiccupping like crazy. Of course, I'm stuck on coumadin . Be careful. Ask about the dosage. Ask about the...

Cancer: Cervical & Ovarian board

  1. Update: Aftermath of Treatment and a warning to all!!!
    ... in the hospitial a DVT and cellulitis Yikes I am on coumadin now,not to scare you though the blood clot is massive...

  2. Seems like forever, still no LEEP
    ... doctor to reschedule and he said that now that I'm on Coumadin , I can't get it done. (I have to be off of Coumadin...

Cancer: Colon board

  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...

  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...

  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...

  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...

  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...

  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...

  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...

  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...

  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...

  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...

Cancer: Kidney board

  1. Diagnosed with Kidney Cancer
    ... Cancer and will be operated on 5-29-2007. I was on coumadin until 5-22-2007 and now taking Lovenox until 5-28 ... I am losing faith in my PCP because Levaquin and Coumadin can cause bleeding problems. I am told to take 5 days...

Cancer: Lung board

  1. just diagnosed with lung cancer
    ... Weekly INR testing (blood viscosity). She was placed on Coumadin (blood thinners), it's dose is adjusted EVERY week...

  2. Do PET scans show all the cancer?
    ... myself twice daily shots of Lovenox & was still taking coumadin . Since then I've had blood work done regularily &...
    ... appointments were to check on how well I am doing on the coumadin . My numers keep going up so the docs are happy about...

  3. Haven't updated in a while...
    ... 05 with 2 blood clots and to this day just takes a coumadin daily. Try to stay strong for your dad and be there...

  4. Frustration
    ... saying no....they need to do INR too...to see about the Coumadin ...no...they said it's not on the order. I told them...

  5. Worried about hubby
    ... posting. I also hope you have gotten some rest and his coumadin levels are better. Now as far as Karen...sorry the...

  6. Only 3 weeks ago
    ... She was admitted and a few days later after her coumadin level was low enough, the surgeon biopsied the lymph...

  7. Going crazy
    ... year before the cancer appeared, they also put him on coumadin and just took him off of it after they found out he ... t he have that a year ago? They took him off the coumadin because of his nose bleed and they said it wasn't ... helping anyways (the coumadin ).....so why was he on it for a year?? Shortly after ... going off coumadin he almost died because he couldn't breath and I know ... coumadin is suppossed to make your heart work easier and am...
    ... help anyone I will do my best. I'm not sure what coumadin does for breathing. My husband was on it to thin his ... they try something else that might. I know too much coumadin can hurt you. It really affected Jeffs blood and he...

  8. My husband is in remission from stage four lung cancer...
    ... greatly welcomed, did your husband ever have to get on coumadin ? What protocol did they use last if I may ask? Can...

  9. Dad - Stage IV Lung Cancer
    ... bronch. procedure but Dr neglected to take him off his coumadin so they postponed until Thurs. Has anyone had similiar...
    ... bronch. procedure but Dr neglected to take him off his coumadin so they postponed until Thurs. Has anyone had similiar...

Cancer: Pancreatic & Liver board

  1. newly diagnosed pancreatic cancer
    ... a DVT that ultrasound confirmed. Now he's also on Coumadin and Lovenox. What's going to happen next? He gets...

Cancer: Prostate board

  1. Help for father
    ... cancer two years ago (age 75 at the time) and he was on Coumadin blood thinners for his heart so he was not a candidate...

  2. PSA Tripled in 6 Months
    ... has an artificial heart valve and could not be off coumadin long enough to have the surgery. He was 61 years old...

  3. Surgery or Brachytherapy (seedeing)
    ... has an artificial heart valve and could not be off coumadin long enough to have the surgery. He was 61 years old...

  4. New member - had biopsy today (6/14)
    ... I had a biopsy last week. Because I use Coumadin it was a little different. Lots of blood from rectum...

  5. Very worried about dad,please advise.
    ... for severe rectal bleeding,he is on high doses of coumadin for heart.The coumadin was causing hemorrhoids to...

Cancer: Rectal & Anal board

  1. Rectal CA surgery pending- support/advice?
    ... I do have a single port mediport which I take 1mg coumadin daily to alleviate any clot issues. The most difficult...

Lymphomas board

  1. General Anxiety Disorder
    ... Sumatriptan (Imitrex) Tolbutamide (Orinase) Warfarin ( Coumadin ) If you are using the oral concentrate form of...

  2. Hodgkin's mostly a "young person's" disease???
    ... Procrit to build up her red blood cells and was also on Coumadin . Unfortunately she stopped the coumadin per her dr...

Dental Health board

  1. what are options to replace a pulled tooth?
    ... caught it right away, he was able to save it. I'm on coumadin , a blood thinner, so extracting a tooth isn't quite...

  2. bump on roof of mouth- help?
    ... had a problem from another medication and now i'm on coumadin , which would cause me to bleed excessively if i were...

  3. Persistent Bleeding gum
    ... periodontal risk factors: smoking, diabetes, medications: coumadin , systemic factors. Additionally, I do not evaluate...

  4. Deep, but painless Cavity in wisdom tooth....Help!
    ... blood disorder that causes clots, so I've been on coumadin (blood thinner) for the last 20 years. Since this...

Diet & Nutrition board

  1. Flaxseed oil and salmon
    ... before and can't find anything on it now. I take coumadin and my doctor told me to take 1gm of fish oil a day...
    ... before and can't find anything on it now. I take coumadin and my doctor told me to take 1gm of fish oil a day...
    ... before and can't find anything on it now. I take coumadin and my doctor told me to take 1gm of fish oil a day...

Exercise & Fitness board

  1. new personal best on exercise bike after beginning to eat 1/2 c. flaxmeal
    ... if you take a daily aspirin or blood thinner like coumadin , check with your doctor. as your flax consumption...

Vitamins & Supplements board

  1. Omega 3 mixed with garlic supplements? HELP!
    ... heart patient take fish oil and garlic INSTEAD of coumadin .......

  2. Opinions on brain enhancer please
    ... is 15 to 25 mg daily but not to take it if she's on Coumadin as this could over thin the blood. Don't forget...

  3. Is there a little to the herbs I can take?
    ... working. 5. Blood-thinners Patients on warfarin ( coumadin ) are most at risk for problems from drug-herb interactions...

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

  5. Vitamins for Memory/Concentration
    ... them in combination with certain meds, esp. aspirin, coumadin , heparin or warfarin! Results with supplements take...

Weight Loss board

  1. Green Tea Warning
    ... that. As a matter of fact, I have a friend who is on Coumadin (a blood thinner) who cannot drink green tea because...

Acid Reflux / GERD board

  1. Anyone Have Nissen?
    ... UNC.. I can't take any PPI's as they interfere with Coumadin ... :(...

  2. DON"T combine NEXIUM with ANTIBIOTICS-very dangerous
    ... Sucralfate (Carafate) Theophylline (Theo-Dur) Warfarin ( Coumadin ) Do not take Prevacid if you've ever had an allergic...

Bowel Disorders board

  1. Colonoscopy on Tuesday help I am scared !!
    ... I should have about 10 years ago..but then I'm on coumadin and prednisone so I'm afraid my blood is to thin....

  2. Im so confused about my BM's
    ... in my leg caused from other problems and am taking coumadin , which interacts with everything. So the IBS is a...

  3. GI Doc wants me to start on a IBD med QUESTIONS!!!!
    ... effects. For me, Pentasa may have some interaction with Coumadin because Pentasa is an anti-inflammatory, but if so ... , will just cause a dose ( coumadin ) change. Too early to tell....

  4. 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...
    ... Glad your problem turned out to be nothing. I'm a Coumadin user for life due to a mechanical aortic valve replacement ... doctor should be very familiar with it. As I ween from Coumadin , I take an alternate anticoagulant that has a shorter ... to absorb and dissipate. That's the problem with Coumadin or Warfarin - they take a long time to get out of ... The typical regimine after surgery is to restarted Coumadin and Lovenox the same night as the procedure. But ... at home. My target INR range is 2.5-3.5. I stop Coumadin five days prior to procedure. I start Lovenox when ... below 2.0. After procedure, I take Lovenox until the Coumadin takes my INR above 2.0. Neither Lovenox nor Heparin ... change the INR reading. The INR is only a measure of Coumadin /Warfarin levels. The only change this time is a longer...
    ... heart valve recipents. My cardio's office has a coumadin nurse that checks INR's in the office. They use a...

  5. Hemorrhoidectomy
    ... Tuesday for my first post op visit. I was previously on coumadin for atrial fibrillation and came off of it for the...

Crohn's Disease / Ulcerative Colitis board

  1. Ulcerative Colitis + Colon Cancer...
    ... started me on blood-thinners (Lovenox self-injection and Coumadin oral) and sent me home with my existing port. The...
    ... set of blood tests after starting the Lovenox and Coumadin , however, revealed that I was probably on too much...


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