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Digestive Disorders board

  1. What Do Blood Tests Really Rule Out ?
    ... fatal heart attack, probably due to being off his coumadin (blood thinners) so even though I don't have a heart...

  2. Endoscopy and Coumadin
    ... check with your dad's doctor before going off his coumadin for such a long period of time. While I am not a ... doctor I can tell you that my dad had to go off his coumadin to have a colonscopy done last year for several days ... can't say for sure it was because of going off his coumadin , I wonder if maybe a blood clot formed that traveled ... thin, so while I have no proof that going off his coumadin caused the heart attack, I really believe deep down...
    ... heart rythym which is one of the reasons he is on coumadin ....
    ... Jeannie, I think it would not be wise to be off coumadin unless he is taking a shot of heperain. This is what ... done 3 weeks for hernia operation. He has been on coumadin for 8 years because of irregular heart beating--- ... asprin and is an anti clotting drug and as you know coumadin is a blood thinner--- big differences but you certainly ... 2 feet of my colon removed. My wife is now taking coumadin for a blood clot in her calf so I have more experience ... An INR of 1.3 is normal but not if you are at risk. Coumadin is a real sensitive drug to deal with?? God Bless...
    ... to supply you with some information about going off coumadin and the possible affects of that. I totally agree ... doctors must feel it is safe for him to go off the coumadin , three weeks just sounds like a really long time. ... My father was off his coumadin for about 5 days and look what happened. While I ... is something he can continue taking in place of his coumadin . Good luck. Staci...
    ... cardio and he said that the internist stopped my dad's coumadin because there was a risk he could bleed to death, ... that was worse than the risk of him being off his coumadin . omg, i can't believe we are choosing one huge risk...
    ... and that's why the doctors took my father off the coumadin for his colonscopy. Unfortunately going off the coumadin...
    ... at 1, but the Dr said he still has to stay off the coumadin for awhile longer. Next week, he is going to see...

  3. Please help, need some advice!!!!!
    ... back fine. ER cardiologist put me on Amiodarone and coumadin . Two weeks later went to a different cardiologist...

  4. Rapid Beats in Heart & Abdom. Aorta & GERD
    ... important if you are on other types of medications, like Coumadin (warfarin), Dilantin (phenytoin), B-blockers (like...

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) board

  1. Just got dianosed with IBS...
    ... As far as blood thinners. What are you taking? Coumadin ? If so, they will normally tell you to stop taking...

Ear, Nose & Throat board

  1. Regain sense of smell/taste after right basilar skull fracture?
    ... Lupus Anticoagulant. Currently, my medications are: Coumadin , Verapamil, Vytorin, Tegretol, Duragesic, Actiq, Dilaudid...

  2. nose bleeds
    ... drugs such as anticoagulants or blood thinners like Coumadin , vasodilators like Minoxidil, and over the counter...

Inner Ear Disorders board

  1. Dizzy & Deaf
    ... blood clots in both lungs and in right leg and am on Coumadin for that. I do not take any meds for the dizziness...

Hormone Problems board

  1. I hate hormones
    ... what I do take because of the blood clots and the coumadin . They just prescribed be Estrace cream to help with...

Thyroid Disorders board

  1. Hypothyroidism in males
    ... when I do it's going to be blood thinners......either Coumadin , Warfarin, etc. In some cases simply taking baby...

  2. Quick question
    ... Sucralfate (Carafate) Theophylline (Theo-Dur) Warfarin ( Coumadin ) Synthroid reacts with anti-acids because of the...

  3. Thyroid nodule
    ... back in to a normal sinus rythum. Regretfully I am on coumadin for the A-fib.. My suggestion is that surgery may...

  4. How can I tell if I'm going hyper from too much T4 or T3?
    ... medications such as Theo-Dur Blood thinners such as Coumadin Cholestyramine (Questran) Colestipol (Colestid)...

  5. Fluctuating TSH (NO meds)
    ... this even possible? I am only on one medication ( Coumadin ) and have not made any lifestyle changes. I guess...

  6. Saw an Endo Today - Pls Read and Thoughts???
    ... day, changed to Propranolol 60mg twice a day, and Coumadin 5mg day. Jan. 2006 - Thyroid gland got huge...

  7. Little red spots
    ... to check your platelet count. Blood thinners like coumadin or even aspirin can cause petechaie. Are any of you...

  8. Hyperparathyroidism
    ... now they are trying to get him regulated again on coumadin to prevent any more clots from developing. Today his...
    ... now they are trying to get him regulated again on coumadin to prevent any more clots from developing. Today his...
    ... they are still trying to get his meds regulated ( coumadin ). He is so tired of being home. He was back in the...
    ... is causing them to have a hard time regulating the coumadin for thinning his blood. He is seeing a physical therapist...

  9. Thyroid Disease and Lupus
    ... disorders are not uncommon w/lupus & if one is on coumadin , warfarin, or any other blood-thinning med, the fish...

  10. Lab result opinion?
    ... blood disorder called Protein "S" deficiency and take coumadin for that. On June 6: TSH 4.78 FT3 4.78 FT4...

  11. Any one else on a blood thinner
    ... my only risk factor was BC pills) I've been on Coumadin since the 5th and I'm not having any problems. I ... the methimazole it basically enhances the effects of Coumadin . My Dr. said that consistency is key when you are ... needed to change the dose on either my methimazole or Coumadin I would need more frequent checks of my PT/INR. ...
    ... How much Coumadin are you taking? I take 5mg a day. So far my INR...

  12. Hot Nodule Advice Please
    ... currently have her on calcium channel blockers and coumadin . After several visits to the emergency, they finally...

  13. New to Synthroid
    ... tailored to fit the preferences of diet (much the way a Coumadin dose can be tailored to fit the diet). The thyroid...

  14. Meaningless TSH
    ... some episodes of atrial fibrillation. Was put on coumadin for a while, which did not work to thin my blood....

  15. alcohol and thyroid medicine - part 2
    ... anticoagulants ('blood thinners') such as warfarin ( Coumadin ), arthritis medications, aspirin, cholesterol-lowering...

  16. Foods to avoid?
    ... around - the same way it's done for someone who takes Coumadin and has to monitor their vitamin K intake. The goal...

  17. Missing my morning cereal!
    ... higher requirement of med? I know people who take Coumadin , and their dosage is tailored to the amount of vitamin...

  18. What do you make of these levels?
    ... used to adjust or manage oral anticoagulants such as Coumadin (Warfarin). The cholesterol, triglyceride and other...

Eye & Vision board

  1. Strokes in the Eye
    ... but I'd think a blood "thinner" like aspirin, or coumadin would prevent clots. There are anti-plaque medications...

  2. Vitreous Separation and a string of lights.
    ... Well...... I reduced my Coumadin (blood thinner) ten days ago. Since then I have not ... like my eye problems were related to the dosage of Coumadin . :)...

Birth Control board

  1. Ortho Tricyclen
    ... one of my main organs, now they say i have to be on coumadin for the next 3-6 months and i could possibly acquire...

  2. Loestrin24 FE Advise!!!
    ... blood clots were found in my right leg. I have to take coumadin for the next 6 months. I only wish i had just stayed...

  3. Vitamin Supplements, revisited.
    ... With my new blood thinner, Warfarin (generic for Coumadin ), I have to be really careful with multivitamins,...

  4. Yet another warning about Yasmin
    ... had to have injections for 10 days, and will be on Coumadin for the next few months. All the doctors I saw told...

  5. WARNING: blood clots and birth control
    ... this. I am now on an anticoagulent (blood thinner), coumadin , and will be on this medication for 6 months or possible...
    ... poor Mom had to give me, for 10 days. I've been on Coumadin since the hospital and will be on it indefinitely...
    ... this. I am now on an anticoagulent (blood thinner), coumadin , and will be on this medication for 6 months or possible...

  6. Can anyone help?? Need advice!!!!!
    ... I have to use something because I now have to take coumadin and this is a medication that you should not get pregnant...

  7. Ortho Evra Patch and blood clots
    ... week and it took about 3 months to recover. I was on coumadin for 9 months. My doctor said she attributes the PE...

  8. the pill & blood clots
    ... lungs. Spent a week in the hospital and a year on coumadin . I took Depo Provera before I tried the pill so that...

  9. Birth control pills and blood clots?
    ... diagonsed with DVT (blood clot) and i am now taking coumadin (a blood thinner) until november. if the clot is no ... longer seen on an ultrasound than i can stop the coumadin . taking birth control is not worth the risk of blood...

  10. Birth Control and St. Johns Wort
    ... example. You are taking a drug like warfarin (aka Coumadin , a blood thinner). Warfarin is metabolized by CYP1A2...

Breastfeeding board

  1. meds and breastfeeding
    ... counter meds are fine. I'm actually on a high dose of coumadin at the moment for a blood clot. The way I look at ... a baby, are better then formula. I'm at my max for coumadin though, luckily I have I freezer stash if they have...

Children's Health board

  1. ECMO survivors
    ... daughters friend is 13 and currently on oxygen 24/7, coumadin , Flolan, Pulmacort, and other meds. She is a class...

Infertility board

  1. antisperm antibody??
    ... people with bleeding disorders. Aspirin, warfarin ( Coumadin ), and other blood-thinning medications can also make...

Miscarriage & Still Birth board

  1. 91/2 months after my baby's death
    ... caused him to suffer oxygen deprivation. I had been on coumadin for 6 months to keep the blood thin and have been...

  2. dark day today
    ... least until sept to try and get pregnant due to taking coumadin for the clots, it can cause birth defects. Also had...

Pregnancy board

  1. Anyone Here On Heparin Shots?
    ... have functional protein c deficiency and have to take coumadin for the rest of my life. If and when I decide to have...
    ... have functional protein c deficiency and have to take coumadin for the rest of my life. If and when I decide to have...

  2. Blood clots?
    ... people are just more prone to them, and as such, take coumadin or an aspirin as a blood thinner. Of course, this...

  3. Need advice of high risk pregnancy :)
    ... she had to change her blood thinner medication from Coumadin (which is harmful to the baby) to Hepirin (which is ... went. Plus the OB doctor wants to put her back on Coumadin once her 12 weeks are over and he assures us that ... the baby will be fine. I read everywhere that Coumadin is very bad for a developing fetus, so im not sure...

  4. Medicine to preven blot clotting during Pregnancy
    ... take lovenox shots twice a day untill they got the coumadin level right...currently pregnant again...and taking...

Relationship Health board

  1. Mom Abusing StepDad
    ... I don't understand why mother will give him his coumadin and lanoxin, the 2 things that keep him alive, but...

Caregivers board

  1. why people who take coumiden can't eat broccoli
    ... can reverse the effect of Comadin. People who take Coumadin can eat broccoli, however, the dosage may need to...

  2. Take my Dad please!
    ... arm and tore his skin...between the thin skin and coumadin it was hard to stop him from bleeding...I took him...
    ... Today was a little hectic...Dad had an appt at the coumadin clinic at 10am and before I went to bed (work nights ... started laundry...Dad asked my if he was taking 10 by 10 coumadin :) I wasn't sure what he meant but I loked at the bottle ... sitting right bnext to me I tried to discuss why his coumadin results are either too high or too low...he either...
    ... green veggies and salads I've been cancelling out his coumadin treatment and it's as if he wasn't taking any at all...
    ... paper from the cardiologist last week because his coumadin level was too low. The key is Vitamin K. It thickens ... salad and avocado salad the same week he went for his coumadin check....
    ... sprouts and asparagus :) when he went to get his coumadin check the nurse called and said it was like he wasn ... 't taking coumadin at all :) I found a good web site called ** Link Removed...
    ... or scrape that is hard to stop bleeding due to his coumadin ...at this moment he is recovering from shingles and...
    ... regularly? I have atrial fibrillation and take coumadin (warfarin) for that. Aspirin and acetaminiphin (tylenol...
    ... the tylenol when he had his last PT/INR test at the coumadin clinic...I will make a note to call them and let them...

Health Insurance - SSDI Issues board

  1. Questions about Individual Insurance Plans
    ... thing right now - I'm on Advair for my asthma and Coumadin (blood thinner for a blood disorder) and no matter...
    ... Just a thought.... On Coumadin , you almost certainly will never be insurable. Your...

Anemia board

  1. not making enough red blood cells
    ... was released today after 5 days. I will be be given coumadin tomorrow. I am more discouraged than scared, I don...
    ... was released today after 5 days. I will be be given coumadin tomorrow. I am more discouraged than scared, I don...
    ... who knows. I did have a nurse tell me that with coumadin I shouldn't eat anything with sharp edges like potato...

  2. Should I worry?
    ... Both carotid arteries are full of plaques. Am on coumadin for a year now and doctor says that the coumadin is...
    ... Both carotid arteries are full of plaques. Am on coumadin for a year now and doctor says that the coumadin is...

Angina board

  1. Angina or something else?
    ... relief. However, reading over her pamplet on the drug Coumadin (given after the pacemaker surgery) it lists Ibupropen ... pain reliever that you should not take while taking Coumadin . I think that the burning indicates inflammation...
    ... only Mom's heart just kinda fluttered and that the Coumadin would thin her blood and make it easier for her heart ... replacing the Toprol to keep her bloodpressure stable, Coumadin 4MG to thin her blood. Her GP had to make some...
    ... sure and have her protem checked weekly to adjust the coumadin as needed. I noticed that about 30 minutes after...

Blood and Blood Vessel board

  1. how long does it take for a blood clot in the lung to dissolve
    ... blood clot in the lung to dissolve. Husband is on coumadin . Had knee replacement. How long on the thinner? How...

  2. What blood thinner can you breast-feed on?
    ... thinners. I have recently switched to Lovenox instead of Coumadin so that we can start trying t conceive. I was just ... anyone know whether or not you can breast feed while on Coumadin or will I still need to give myself Lovenox injections...
    ... nursing. I have spoken to others that their dr. said Coumadin was not passed through the breast milk and I asked...

  3. what happens if you do not take cumadin for a couple of days
    ... I tend to take my Coumadin at night before I go to bed. I have forgotten in the...

  4. how long to get coumadin out of your system
    ... need to talk to my hematologist about coming off of Coumadin and getting switched to Lovenox. So, I am guessing...
    ... before doing the colonscopy because they didnt want the coumadin in his system....
    ... said it was safe to do the test. He no longer is on coumadin because of the diviculitus. I was rather concerned...

  5. Scars
    ... anything or do anything to prevent the scaring. (I am on coumadin as well)...

  6. Coumadin/Warfarin Issues
    ... DVT in my left thigh. I am currently on 10 mgs of coumadin 5 times a week and 12.5 the other 2 days. I originally ... another 3 months - when they will take me off the coumadin and do some 'real' blood work. Which the ER didn...

  7. Can a blood clot reform in its original location?
    ... Lupus anticoagulant gene, and I have since been on Coumadin and get bi monthly blood tests to moniter my levels...

  8. Planning a trip to the mountains with a blood clotting disorder
    ... they attributed to birth control, I was placed on Coumadin temporarily. One month after coming off the Coumadin ... I ended up in the hospital again. Now I am on Coumadin for life and I see a hematologist. The have yet to ... pinpoint which blood disorder I have. I have been on Coumadin since the end of 2006 and all of my levels have come ... anyone been in a travel situation like this while on Coumadin ? Thanks for any input! Kirstin...
    ... Hi Kristen, I'm on coumadin for life as well so I can totally relate to how your...
    ... First, don't think you are crazy! I have been on coumadin for the last 11 years and have only been diagnosed...

  9. DVT (deep vein thrombosis) blood clot
    ... see it. I have had this for 11 years and will be on coumadin for the remainder of my life unless they find a cure...
    ... recommended when pregnant so I don't know much about the Coumadin . Not sure if this has anything to do with it but...

  10. Coumadin and Movie Popcorn
    ... afraid and I am wondering if you have just gone on coumadin . I remember leaving the hospital after I was put on...

  11. A week in to the DVT/Coumadin ordeal and have questions
    ... Lovenox twice a day for five days and now I am on Coumadin , most likely for the next six months. Not all of ... smoke, but I am overweight. Now that I'm just on Coumadin , I have some questions I'm hoping others who have ... anxious and don't know if it's justified. I know that Coumadin won't dissolve the clot, and my doctor mentioned that ... else expirience headaches, body aches, diarhea with Coumadin ? I am told I will adjust and this will go away, but...
    ... problems in the first place. I had a problem with the Coumadin , also. Might be a good idea to talk with your doctor...
    ... the left pelvic and entire left leg. I am still on Coumadin and I have my INR tested weekly. Sometimes my INR ... every week. Also the biggest side effect with Coumadin for me is the tiredness and lack of focus. I sometimes...
    ... First, don't think you are crazy! I have been on coumadin for the last 11 years and have only been diagnosed ... destroyed which is why the leg swells. As far as the coumadin -- your INR/ PT can be wacky at first and even if it...

  12. Newly diagnosed, any tips or info?
    ... 2000 and one in 2005, both in my left leg. I am on Coumadin for the rest of my life. Are there any sites out there...
    ... plane) when he does get a clot he takes lovenox or coumadin but when clot is gone just asprin. If it happens more ... frequently he will probably be on coumadin for life. The hematologist says to keep active, walks...

  13. what is protime suppose to be
    ... Your protime will be different depending on mg of coumadin (or other blood thinner), your weight, and your ther...
    ... If you've had a clot and are on coumadin , your PT should be between 2 and 3. If it's too high...

  14. someone please help inform me, my DR isn't! coumadin question
    ... find out if you have any other options. I'm on Coumadin for life and find myself in constant leg pain the...
    ... the hospital for a little over a month. I went on coumadin for about 3 years then self-stopped. I had another ... that involved an 8 day stay. I have been on and off coumadin over the years. I gave birth last fall, took lovenox ... would be safer? I can't take Ibuprofen because of coumadin and because of my single kidney and tylenol, which...
    ... stockings, activity level, and the possibility of starting coumadin again. I must say that, based on everything I've learned ... clotting disorder, I'm surprised that you're not a coumadin "lifer" based on your multiple clotting episodes....

  15. Doctor said to take 12 advil a day while on coumadin...!
    ... because I've had two blood clots and will have to take Coumadin for the rest of my life I feel the need to respond ... what types of medication you can take while taking Coumadin and I would suggest speaking with a pharmacist about ... possible pain medication that won’t interfere with the Coumadin . 12 Advils a day seem excessive to me and if you...
    ... the hospital (again) for a blood clot, and I'm on coumadin . The doctor taking care of me refused to give me a ... doctor prescribing that much ibuprofen for a patient on coumadin with a blood clot? Isn't that dangerous? Does ... your doctor know you are on coumadin ? is this the same doctor that prescribe you this coumadin ... ? Ibuprofen has an anti platelet effect on it. Coumadin +ibuprofen= hemorrhage (bleeding)....

  16. pulmonary embolism :(
    ... I was in the hospital 6 days on lovanox and then coumadin . They said my lung scan looked like a starfall of ... type of surgery won't cause PE's.??? I am now taking coumadin for a minimum of 6 months and will need my blood checked...
    ... do the lovenox at home for five days, and am now on coumadin . I'm still feeling very "heavy chested" - like a 10...
    ... have had multiple DVT, both legs. I can not take Coumadin or Heparin due to some serious reactions, and other...

  17. Elevated Platelets need advice
    ... questions with me. I am on Cuomadin and Hydrea. 5mg of coumadin , to thin my blood and remove the clots, and 2000 mg...
    ... call him all the time with questions, since I am a coumadin lifer now and a hydrea lifer, I try not to feel bad...
    ... call him all the time with questions, since I am a coumadin lifer now and a hydrea lifer, I try not to feel bad...
    ... long full and happy life, as you should as well! The coumadin thins my blood and is getting rid of my clots, and...

  18. how long does it take for lung clots to dissolve with Coumadin
    ... Coumadin doesn't actually 'break up' a clot. It helps prevent...

  19. NO surgery and have foot long clot in right leg!!
    ... from ankle to groin. It wasn't till then I was put on Coumadin . Its Friday now and I just got back from doctors and...

  20. Alternatives to Coumadin/Warfarin?
    ... ready to stop them. My doctor seems to think that Coumadin is the next step (I was on Coumadin before, then it ... Or does anyone know of a blood thinner other than Coumadin /Warfarin (one that doesn't require blood tests all...
    ... Lovenox for 2 years because I am not able to take coumadin . I also had a filter placed 2 years ago, which is...
    ... ready to stop them. My doctor seems to think that Coumadin is the next step (I was on Coumadin before, then it ... Or does anyone know of a blood thinner other than Coumadin /Warfarin (one that doesn't require blood tests all ... although so far nothing bad has been said about Warfarin/ Coumadin . Be well :)...
    ... Hi, Wow! you've been on Coumadin for twenty-three years...have you ever had through ... during the night & waking me up I decided to lower my Coumadin by 1.5 mg. I did call the hospital and left messages ... asked me if I had forgotten to take a few dosages of Coumadin and I told the nurse what I had done. She told me ... doctor/scientist that comes out with a medicine for Coumadin patients that it can be taken once a week instead...
    ... veggies and refuse to give them up. When I was on Coumadin , I was on 15 mg per day, and that was with watching...
    ... from dry skin. I feel SO much better than I did on Coumadin (I know "they say" Coumadin doesn't have any side ... from what I understand, it works differently than Coumadin ....
    ... always strong has gotten weaker so it must be the coumadin . I am sorry for writing so much...is just one of...


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