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  1. HELP!! Young and may have to live on warferin!
    ... realized that I had Lupus Anticoagulant. I was on coumadin for about 6 years and I went off them almost 2 years ... goodness in my calf this time) and am back on the coumadin . I began taking the depo shot while off the coumadin ... a couple weeks and I hope to be able to go off the coumadin again. I have also been reading up on Vitamin E...
    ... birth, I've developed 3 more clots. Now I will be on coumadin for the rest of my life(I'm only 39). I hate the pro ... clotting level to stay in range. I've been taking coumadin off and on since I was 19(1986). Believe me, it's...
    ... hematologist that I worked for strongly felt that coumadin was more effective than warfarin. Warfarin is generic ... of coumadin . Most often the generic is just as good. For some...
    ... I've been on coumadin since I've been 24. Would you rather pop a little ... for them. I've had 18 clots and 2 PE's all while on coumadin . Don't take the chance....

  2. new pill to replace coumadin?
    ... see no one else has heard of this replacement for coumadin ...Am I correct is assuming that someone would have...
    ... I take care of my grandmother who is on coumadin and has multiple health problems. My honest opinion...
    ... I was recently prescribed Coumadin because I was diagnosed with DVT. They had me on Lovenox ... month, then they took me off the shots and gave me the Coumadin . After three weeks of adjusting the dosage they put ... me back on Lovenox because they cannot get the Coumadin "theraputic". I am curious to know what this "new ... question I have is; are there any side effects to the Coumadin ? I have not been in on it for very long, so the side ... effects I am feeling may not be due to the Coumadin . I break out into rashes with an itchy feeling that ... do you think these side effects could be due to the Coumadin ?...
    ... My PCP mentioned a pill to replace coumadin about 3 years ago. He didn't give a name, but just ... see what she has to say. I recently am back on coumadin after a clot late last year. I did the lovenox shots ... for a few months first, and I am now back on the coumadin . My biggest issue right now with the coumadin is ... hair loss-has anyone else experienced this while on coumadin ?...
    ... have problems that I've never heard associated with Coumadin . I've never heard of it causing skin rashes and I ... doctors say these were side affects? I've been on Coumadin since 1984 and I'm very fortunate that I've never ... someone else has heard of a 'new' replacement for Coumadin but I don't like the feeling of being a guinea pig ... him it was a side affect. The downside of being on Coumadin is that insurance companies won't touch you, which ... medications are an automatic denial, and one of those is Coumadin . So my husband is torn between me continuing something...
    ... more about any new drug before agreeing to go off my Coumadin . There are so many unknown variables, considering ... the broad range of disorders Coumadin is prescribed for. Lovenox was supposed to be a ... great alternative if you needed to go off the Coumadin for surgery. I used it before my heart cath and still ... So, nope, I won't risk something new as long as the Coumadin is working for me. I've been taking it for 35 years...
    ... our dr's haven't mentioned it lately! I was off coumadin for a year and a half when I got another clot. Most ... to see a few others on this board who have been on coumadin for 20-30 years. Thinking that I will be on this...
    ... my neurologist told me about a pill to replace coumadin as well. he told me this a year ago but i know the...
    ... This new blood pill caused some liver damage, my coumadin has never done that and never will. The only problem...
    ... There is a new pill soon to be released to replace coumadin . My hematologist has also suggested me trying it ... and I'm all for it. I've been on coumadin since I've been 24 and they STILL can't keep me regulated ... the safe range they want you to be, I'd just stay on coumadin . Why mess with something thats working. I'm curious...
    ... wouldn't believe. They will NOT touch you if you're on coumadin . Period. Not for any amount. Trust me - been there ... list of medications they refer to, and unfortunately coumadin is on that list as an automatic denial as it's considered ... ALL - turned me down as soon as they saw I was on coumadin . Is it discrimination? I suppose it is, but they ... Did it make me angry? Yes. Angry enough to go off coumadin for some 'new' pill? Nope....
    ... My Mom has been taking coumadin for years, and she really hates the side effects ... She's had hair loss - I don't know if it's from the coumadin (her thyroid is fine), and she bruises very easily ... could be the problem. I can't find any info regarding coumadin and the sun. She is going to the coumadin clinic this...
    ... need to test every few weeks, as you have to with coumadin , nor would there be any vitamin K restrictions. Has...
    ... need to test every few weeks, as you have to with coumadin , nor would there be any vitamin K restrictions. Has ... study? i just found this list. i have been on coumadin /warfarin since december. my protimes continue to be...
    ... My husband was just put on coumadin after he complained for over 6 weeks of sudden on...

  3. blood clots
    ... discharged from the hospital on Sunday...... I have been on coumadin since October. My leg continues to be big, red, lathargic...
    ... causes my clots, but I do know I'll have to be on coumadin for the rest of my life. I really hate having pro...

  4. Looking for Blood specialist in PA
    ... right leg and one in my right lung. I've been on coumadin for 6 yrs and continue to get clots. My dr scratches...

  5. Natural blood thinners
    ... developed clots two months after surgery.He was on coumadin for six months. I am now wondering if these clots...

  6. Factor V Leiden Mutation
    ... diagnosed. He went to the doctor and they want him on coumadin for life. He does not want to start this type of treatment ... . Are there any alternative treatments other than coumadin ?...
    ... birth, I've developed 3 more clots. Now I will be on coumadin for the rest of my life(I'm only 39). I'm the only...

  7. INR Testing at home ... It's Wonderful!!
    ... about a year and a half ago. Those of you who take coumadin know how difficult it is to keep a "normal" INR. ... this at home and then you can watch it more closely. Coumadin is such a scary drug to be on, it's so important to...
    ... all for getting the machine but they wont change my coumadin because my machine would say low or high because he...
    ... history of one stroke, with recurrant clots while on coumadin . i had the protime, and when checked against the...

  8. Cause of DVT
    ... was can I come off my medication. At first I was on Coumadin then changed to Plavix with Bayer aspirin. The...

  9. DVT Recovery
    ... Lovenox as soon as possible followed by Warfarin, Coumadin , till resolve. They also installed a TrapEase filter ... Oregon. Unfortunately I had terrible reactions to Coumadin , Warfarin. Muscle ackes and pains, terrible fatique...

  10. Regulating Coumadin
    ... I assume it was higher when they first put him on coumadin to get it in the system. They should have given you ... a handbook on coumadin , if not demand one. The Internet has plenty of info...
    ... I am on a bi-product of Coumadin and have been since 1998. It can be very tricky to...

  11. Side effects from coumadin.
    ... My mom was on coumadin for a long time about 6 years ago. (she also had a ... avoid any kind of cut on your skin if you can because coumadin makes your blood extremely thin. This prevents clotting...
    ... What side effects. I will take coumadin for the rest of my life and am very active....

  12. Idiopathic DVTs in 37 YO healthy male
    ... started me on 1 shot per day of Innohep plus 6 mg of coumadin , but when I went back for another ultrasound 10 days ... now being on 2 shots of lovenox (2x per day) and no coumadin . I am scared as hell about an underlying malignancy ... also curious as to why I was not responding the the coumadin and the innohep. I do understand that lovenox approaches...
    ... My mom has the same problem with coumadin . She developed a DVT after surgery, was put on coumadin ... now on the maximum. tried at one point to go back to coumadin , and another developed. She has been told she may ... be on lovenox for life. Some people fail on coumadin for what ever reason. I hope they can find an answer...

  13. high platelets on coumadin
    ... Hi--I have been on coumadin for clots in my liver (after an abdominal surgery ... ermatologist (even tho my hematologist said it was from the coumadin ) well I had low ferritin, 11, but was not anemic ... p.s my INR is fairly stable at 2.8-3.0. Increasing coumadin would not help reduce my platelet count correct??...

  14. pulmonary embolism/dvt.....
    ... pulmonary embolism). Now the doctors have me on coumadin which they say I will most likely be on for the next...
    ... hemotologist(spelling?) BUT I can't until im off the coumadin , doctors are telling me that will give false results...
    ... my right calf since October of 2004. I have been on coumadin since that time and still can't get the blood clot...
    ... I have been on coumadin since that time and still can't get the blood clot ... they giving you ct scans or ultrasounds? I've been on coumadin for the past month and they haven't tested me to see...
    ... hemotologist(spelling?) BUT I can't until im off the coumadin , doctors are telling me that will give false results ... 42 and never had anything like this and now am on coumadin until late march and then they will give me the gene ... history of blood clots.. I pray I won't have to be on coumadin the rest of my life. augh!...

  15. light headedness and burning in nose?
    ... anyone on coumadin have this? I have been light headed 4 days straight...
    ... pains in my lower back near my kidneys. I've been on coumadin for almost 4 weeks. my last INR was 2.9 and im taking...

  16. Coumadin side effects?
    ... been on coumadin for a month and have had no side affects, so far!...

  17. why do i still have my blood clot?
    ... get so many clots? I have 4 on my lungs and am on coumadin , going for blood tests 2 x a week to get it where ... ll be tested for the gene in march when I get off coumadin ....

  18. A newbie with a new question..
    ... stroke at 26, losing my left visual field. Was put on Coumadin to prevent any new clots. I am in an active SLE ... increased, and witht the increase in meds, so has my coumadin dose. I am now taking 12mg with a stable INR of 3 ... decided since I am having breakthrough clots on the coumadin , I will take asprin on top of it. I have been doing...
    ... stroke and TIA's on Plavix but none since starting coumadin . I know that there are many people who take aspirin ... with their coumadin . Has you dr. mentioned Lovenox at all? You should...

  19. Anyone on long term Lovenox? Lifetime?
    ... I started on Coumadin and had repeated PEs, I have been on lovenox at 90mg...

  20. Supplements and Coumadin
    ... notified my cardiologist, he didn't request any change in coumadin dosage or schedule any extra INR test. Later searching ... Internet I found that it would increase the effects of coumadin . I called an requested an INR test... it came back...
    ... I've been on Coumadin since 1984 and have always taken vitamins and minerals ... some point, then we would have simply changed the coumadin dose to accomodate the vitamin. But my INR has always...

  21. Do clots always start in legs?
    ... from a clot somewhere else in your body? I'm on Coumadin for a blood disorder and have been for over 20 years ... having a colonoscopy tomorrow so have been off the coumadin since Saturday - I took my last pill on Friday so ... younger back then, if that matters. When I stopped my coumadin this week-end, I really didn't think it was going...
    ... i am currently on 12mg of coumadin with an inr of 3.1. (target range of 2.5-3.5 for previous ... blocked. i am now taking a baby asprin with my coumadin , and see the vascular surgeon on friday. not sure...

  22. Advice for 18 yr old with DVT
    ... with DVT in her arm. She is taking lovenox shots and coumadin . She is not on BC pills. She has not had any recent...
    ... She will most likely be on coumadin for 6 months. They recommend a diet with a minimum ... (For ex: green tea). She will have to have her coumadin level monitored by a blood test. I would recommend...
    ... and am now 23, so mine were quite recent. I'm now a coumadin lifer, due to having an IVC filter placed in. I was...
    ... in October of 2004 for a mild stroke. I'm also a coumadin lifer. When I had the clots in the lungs, I was scared...
    ... had to go home taking Lovenox shots twice a day and coumadin pills. She did really well giving herself the shots ... while taking blood thinners. She now is taking coumadin daily, which she has to be reminded to take. There ... full term. Meanwhile my daughter has to be on the coumadin for six months and her INR is tested weekly until...
    ... because they are high in vitamin k. People on coumadin especially have to monitor amount of greens they eat ... because greens interact with your coumadin and can make your INR fluctuate. Green tea also ... interacts with coumadin , as well as many herbal supplements....

  23. Help please
    ... I had my first clot 6 years ago and have been on coumadin since. I also have had 14 clots in the leg and 3 in ... while blood is so thin already. I am taking 15mg of coumadin daily, and now am on Lovenox injections 2x a day at...

  24. anyone on coumadin and smoking
    ... ummmm, i smoke a pack a day and take coumadin and plavix... janet...
    ... why are you on the coumadin ?...
    ... take a whole plateful of meds everyday but plavix and coumadin are blood thinners. janet...
    ... even after having my stroke, and being on 13mg of coumadin (no, they still cant get inr in range) i still smoke...
    ... prevent it 100%. i was still having many TIA's on coumadin and therefor had to have angioplasty and a stent placed ... relaxes arteries or something like that. i took also coumadin and aggrenox. aggrenox has a 25mg aspirin in it and ... a vaso dilator in it. i also took coumadin and aspirin, now i am on coumadin and plavix. i went ... to coumadin and plavix because i was having some double vision...
    ... Jane119 I too am on coumadin and plavix. I was so worried about doing this combo ... I guess that plavix is an antiplatelet drug and coumadin and anticoagulant. I have antiphospholipid antibody ... stroke in Feb. which is when I went on Plavix and then coumadin a few weeks ago because I was still having so many...
    ... before putting you on those two together. plavix and coumadin is like a last ditch effort... janet...
    ... well i know my hemotologist tried these... coumadin alone coumadin and a baby aspirin coumadin and aggrenox ... coumadin and plavix which is what i am on now. also they have...
    ... on the Heparin Drip being monitored to go home with coumadin . Then they changed their mind and kept me on Plavix ... But, I am sure each case is different. I begged for Coumadin for my A-Fib attack but they won out. Also on 2 baby...
    ... why are you on the coumadin ? had blood clot in toe, been on coumadian yrs suppose...
    ... i smoke wityh coumadin to they got mine in range but my veins a so sure after ... differant places i was wondering if i'm the only one on coumadin that notice after being on it about months that i...

  25. Antiphospholipid Antibodies
    ... month prior so I was a ticking time bomb..I am on coumadin now and they said I will always be on it. not sure...
    ... anti phospholips antibodies, anticardiolipin. i take coumadin and plavix but then i have also had 7 strokes because...
    ... birth control pills and being heavy....i was taken off coumadin once and developed superficial clots within that month ... for life after that....now i am 32 and had become coumadin resistant....so i was sent to an opthamalogist... ... body is my own worst enemy and i would have to be on coumadin for life bc it is a clotting disorder....i have been...
    ... test and I have Lupus anticoagulant I have been on coumadin for 2 months and my doctor just told me I will be ... of my life. I wanted to know if any one that is on coumadin have gotten bruises , for some reason my legs are...
    ... bruises will always be a part of your life on coumadin . i get big bruises i dont even know where they came...
    ... very small . will it always be like that while taking coumadin ? thanks for the inf....
    ... your inr. they told me within 6-12 months of taking coumadin your inr should settle and you only need the blood...
    ... hematologist diagnosed me the the APS. I started on coumadin last month and have noticed a slight decrease in some ... matologist has told me - if you have APS you need to be on coumadin . Once you have a problem with APS it needs to be...

  26. How long before test do I stop coumadin?
    ... when i have to stop my coumadin it is five before but i would take last pill on thursday ... heparin to protect during this time you are off the coumadin . your inr should remain therapudic ( i cant spell...

  27. Plavix and Coumadin Together??
    ... also thins the blood. Doctors continue to turn to Coumadin to treat some kinds of blood clots, including those...
    ... 3rd time i have tried to answer this post. i take coumadin and plavix together, have for some time now. i have ... pins and needles all the time, vertigo..so i take the coumadin and plavix and a plateful of other meds with no complaints ... . janet oh and i didnt go from coumadin alone to coumadin and plavix. i did coumadin and a ... baby aspirin, then coumadin and aggrenox, then coumdin and plavix. :)...
    ... reply. Sorry you had trouble posting it. I start my coumadin tonight. I have been on Plavix since February. The ... shots yesterday - she said you can't just start taking coumadin without the Lovenox or heparin first. The first shot...
    ... heparin. i take fragmin shots if i have to come my coumadin . i think they are the same thing. you can take coumadin ... without the shots but coumadin takes about a week to start doing its thing and during ... you quite a while for your inr to stabilize with the coumadin . they told me 6-12 months but it was more like 3 years...
    ... i am only taking coumadin and i had asked my doc about switching to plavix for ... for circulation problems but wouldnt work as good as coumadin which is stronger for clotting disorders...he also ... is a drug they r working on now that could replace coumadin .....it is asstrong and efficient as coumadin but not...

  28. Coumadin and cold/allergies
    ... before checking with the doctor who put you on the Coumadin therapy. Stick with the suggestions of that one doctor...
    ... pharmacist will probably know what interferes with Coumadin better than most doctors. Doctors have to use their ... PR for information. I've taken Coumadin for 15 years and will be for the rest of my life....

  29. Grandma with blood clot, many tests, what does this mean?
    ... testing. Those of us with the disorder are placed on Coumadin , a blood thinning medicine. I have been on Coumadin...
    ... caused by her vericose veins? I don't know. She is on coumadin and has been feeling better than she has felt in a...

  30. Alcohol after coumadin
    ... i think it depends on how much coumadin you usually take/how high your INR usually is...

  31. Not able to be regulated on Coumidin
    ... Do you have a professional helping manage your Coumadin dose? Are you consistent with your diet, expecially ... that you take sometimes? Some meds interfere with Coumadin . check with your doctor or pharmacisist. Hang...

  32. what kind of doctor to check out blood clot problems?
    ... No, I'm not on coumadin . My doctor said they would just go away, but that...

  33. What do you do if you're taken off Coumadin for surgery?
    ... i just had a hysterectomy 5 weeks ago. i went off coumadin and plavix for a week before and a week after. i gave...
    ... confused about what you did. You say you went off coumadin a week before surgery and a week after, but then said ... you started back on coumadin the day of surgery. Can you maybe explain everything...
    ... made me. 7 days prior to surgery take last dose of coumadin 6 days nothing 5 days nothing 4 days one 18,000 ... of surgery, that night a double dose of my regular coumadin dose 1 day preop regular dose of coumadin plus 5 ... ,000 ui fragmin shot the regular dose coumadin and 5,000 fragmin shots continue till inr is at the ... therapudic ranges even though you arent taking the coumadin . hope this is a little clearer. janet...
    ... In that case, I wouldn't be able to be on anything, coumadin or otherwise, otherwise polyp removal would just continue...
    ... major dental work done last fall and went back on the coumadin the next day. i did start to bleed after my hysterectomy...
    ... thing... I REFUSE to have a colonoscopy. I've taken Coumadin for 15 years due to a mechanical aorta heart valve ... . I'm not going to get off Coumadin and take a chance on having a stroke for a colonoscopy...
    ... the future. For those who don't wish to go off the coumadin for an extended length of time, like yourself, there ... for something or other. And at that time, going off coumadin will not be a choice. This discussion isn't just...
    ... has had them and I would have also had I not been on Coumadin . I just feel the risk is too great to perform a "test...

  34. DVT in arm
    ... husband had a huge blood clot in his arm. He was on Coumadin for 6 months and eventually the clot disappeared. ... clots in his leg, hospitalized again and was placed on Coumadin again. Two days after he was released he had a ... to improperly clot. His body would not respond to Coumadin again. He takes daily injections of Fragmin now. ...

  35. what are these from?
    ... ever had this or know what it’s from? I do take Coumadin for a blood disorder and have been on it for 25 years...

  36. Having Problems with my INR
    ... I have been taking Coumadin since 1999 with no real problems. I had a mild stroke ... INR above 1.3 . Hoping for help finding out why the coumadin is not working anymore. :)...

  37. Hemochromatosis - Help!
    ... The dr said his blood was thick...was placed on coumadin (blood thinner)..never seemed to find the right dosage...

  38. Anyone with Protein S Deficency
    ... about 8-10 yrs for my youngest daughter. Also, the coumadin , it is hard to regulate. I take 16 mg one day and...
    ... spent at least 6 weeks in the medical center. My coumadin levels are very hard to regulate, I take 25 mg to ... there diet or sugar level. Also doe's anyone know if coumadin gives you headaches....

  39. Anyone else having problems with coumadin?
    ... with me. i'm 18, i got my dvt in march, ended the coumadin in september. i did the INR once a week for 7 months ... blood abnormalities so i'll probably have to start the coumadin again when i'm older..hmph...
    ... ive been taking coumadin since september 2000. they told me would take about...
    ... all over the place. This is the 3rd time I've taken coumadin since I was 18, when I got my first blood clot. The...
    ... thats why coumadin makes me so nervous! do you wear a medical alert bracelet...
    ... Hi pookie, I have been taking coumadin since August of this year. Have never gone longer ... doctor said is that the liver is what transports the coumadin , and if something else is competing in the liver,...
    ... dont know a bout coumadin i am on lovenox, it a lower molecular than heprin...
    ... My doc's have told me that Coumadin is the most finicky drug out there. He says what you...
    ... I been on Coumadin for about 15 years due to mechanical aorta heart valve ... feelings... only a Cardiologist should be adjusting Coumadin dosage!...
    ... me although I was petrified when I first started on coumadin . I don't make any dramatic changes in my diet and ... need to know if a nicotine patch would affect the coumadin levels. I can't seem to quit without a crutch. Can...
    ... the patch is fine with coumadin . i had my neurologist's blessing to go on the patch...
    ... dvt after hysterectomy; dr still cant get dose of coumadin regulated after l month; also getting tired of blood...
    ... I am right there with you. I am taking 15mg of coumadin , am 31, history of one stroke, and just can not get...
    ... blood tests; Blood test are necessary when taking coumadin . I been getting them for 15 years.... and I hope ... containing Vitamin K intake consistent for it counter acts coumadin ....
    ... sent me to an optamologist...he said i have become coumadin resistant bc i have been on it so long...he raised...
    ... said i have become cWhat is the reason you are on coumadin ? resistant bc i have been on it so long...he raised ... 0 can be dangerous. INR values of 1.0 indicate no Coumadin effect at all. My control is 2.5 to 3.5. Once ... it got to 6.3. My cardiologist stopped all coumadin for three days. What is the reason you are on coumadin ... kind of doctor do you use? Guess you know that coumadin (Warfarin) is used to make rat poison. That is...
    ... i am on coumadin for antiphospholipid antibody syndrome. i had one ... stroke in 1999. i started out on 8mg of coumadin , but as they increased the amount of meds i take for ... the dose gradually got up to 15mg, i held my coumadin last night, and will start back on 12mg. going by...
    ... that they cannot even count it then after stopping coumadin for a few days or taking a lower dose it bottoms out ... my level stay very high.I would love to stop taking coumadin but I have beat death 3 times in the last 2 years...
    ... that they cannot even count it then after stopping coumadin for a few days or taking a lower dose it bottoms out ... my level stay very high.I would love to stop taking coumadin but I have beat death 3 times in the last 2 years...
    ... She is taking shots of lovenox (for four days) and coumadin pills. This Tuesday she will see her doctor to see...
    ... worst enemy and there is no cure......i would stay on coumadin for the rest of my life which i knew already and that...
    ... Am only taking 2-4 mg of coumadin per day for 2 mos. and have started losing a large ... I have a lot but the dr. said it is not caused by coumadin ; any one else have any problems?...
    ... Am only taking 2-4 mg of coumadin per day for 2 mos. and have started losing a large ... I have a lot but the dr. said it is not caused by coumadin ; any one else have any problems? YES!!! and...
    ... Never heard of coumadin causing hair loss.. been on 6 to 8 MG for 15 years...
    ... I'm not on coumadin but diagnosed with hemolytic anemia earlier this year...
    ... I'm not on coumadin but diagnosed with hemolytic anemia earlier this year...
    ... lupus anticoagulant and antiphospholip antibodies. my coumadin dose has gone from 5 mg and now to 10 mg a day. they...
    ... I have been on Coumadin since December. I am 27 and I had PE in both lungs ... time I go get my blood checked they have to change my Coumadin up or down. I thought I would get to stop taking Coumadin ... def. and might have to take if for life. I am off Coumadin right now for 2 weeks and then have another blood...
    ... I've been on Coumadin for 10 weeks for a clot in my calf. I don't have ... I have lost close to 40% of my hair since being on Coumadin and without any other illness there is nothing else ... from injuries don't require as long a treatment of Coumadin . I've just started acupuncture and herbs and hoping ... to stop the hair loss and get off of Coumadin in the very near future. Don't let the drs tell ... you Coumadin doesn't affect hair loss. I've been researching on...
    ... Been on coumadin for the past month. my blood readings never go over...
    ... HI, I've been on coumadin for almost 3 weeks. I had a DVT in my right shoulder...
    ... HI, I've been on coumadin for almost 3 weeks. I had a DVT in my right shoulder ... headed, I have been that the past 2 days. I've been on coumadin for a month now and I started my first period since...
    ... for over one year and can't get it to dissolve with coumadin . Anybody know how long a blood clot can last?...
    ... I have been on coumadin on and off twice and Lovenox once. First I had a c ... went to poop from there. I am on 3-4 pills of 7.5mg coumadin a day depending on INR and even at taking 3 pills ... problems with INR and is taking almost 22.5-26.0 mg of coumadin A DAY normal? Thanks!!...
    ... I have been on coumadin on and off twice and Lovenox once. First I had a c ... went to poop from there. I am on 3-4 pills of 7.5mg coumadin a day depending on INR and even at taking 3 pills ... problems with INR and is taking almost 22.5-26.0 mg of coumadin A DAY normal? Thanks!! i went through that...they...
    ... so long Are you talking about being resistant to coumadin ? I've been on it every day for 15 years, never...
    ... Are you talking about being resistant to coumadin ? I've been on it every day for 15 years, never...
    ... resistant to any meds.. Wow, I never knew that about coumadin . Thanks...
    ... for over one year and can't get it to dissolve with coumadin . Anybody know how long a blood clot can last? I...
    ... conscient diet. One can eat green veggies every day. The coumadin can be adjusted to maintain a diet of green veggies ... every day. Being on coumadin for three months doesn't make you an expert. I have ... taken coumadin for over 15 years and sometimes mine gets out of control ... can find excellent information on the web regarding Coumadin or Warfarin and vitamin K. You have it backwards. ... little, so skin the cucumbers. Anyone on Warfarin or Coumadin should seriously learn about what they can and cannot...
    ... Hey my father had a problem with coumadin to the point he was bleeding out was told its a hard...
    ... in upper arm and some rash itchiness after being on coumadin ? My husband has been experiencing this for the last ... two days (he has been on coumadin since September). We're wondering if he is allergic ... to the coumadin . Thanks - P. E....
    ... the past few days - could this be connected to the coumadin that he is on and has been taking since he had blood...
    ... and one in an emergency room if necessary NOW! Coumadin levels must be checked often to arrive at an appropriate...

  40. side effects of coumadin
    ... Has anyone out there on coumadin had severe headaches, numbness in face, and muscle ... to have so many things crop up since bloodclot and coumadin . Taking 10 mg and 12.5 mg, and find the higher the ... it been since you were diagnosed with the clots? Coumadin really shouldn't cause side effects like the ones...

  41. work and play with DVT
    ... with twitchy burning sensation. Will likely be on coumadin for 6 months min. Could take that long to dissolve...
    ... sure you rest when your body tells you too, take your coumadin as directed, don't miss your pro-times, lay on the...
    ... Diagnosed in August. Right now taking 10 mg of coumadin one day and 12.5 the next. Not totally comfortable ... in face which doctor feels not related to clot or coumadin . The only thing the doctor seems concerned about...
    ... Diagnosed in August. Right now taking 10 mg of coumadin one day and 12.5 the next. Not totally comfortable ... in face which doctor feels not related to clot or coumadin . The only thing the doctor seems concerned about...
    ... have had headaches, which are a side affect of the coumadin I guess. I have had pressure in my facial area, along...
    ... have had headaches, which are a side affect of the coumadin I guess. I have had pressure in my facial area, along ... time. Do they have problems regulating your dose of coumadin ? My pro-times jump all over the board-one day it ... then the next up to 5(way too thin). I'm on 5mg of coumadin a day and have to go in every week for pt's....
    ... to wear a pressure stocking yet. I am told lifetime coumadin is indicated, but not too comfortable with that idea...
    ... times)the size of my left leg and that's even taking coumadin every day. Bouncing, are they above or below your ... no knives, razors, or anything sharp. I will be on coumadin the rest of my life and I'm only 37. When(not if...
    ... I am accepting of the idea of long term low dose coumadin as a preventive measure now. Interesting how many...
    ... I don't think you can do "low-dose" coumadin as a preventive measure -- I think it's a case of...
    ... headaches I get are when I am on a higher dose of coumadin . I am taking 10 mg a day now instead of 10 and 12...
    ... have had headaches, which are a side affect of the coumadin I guess. I have had pressure in my facial area, along ... haven't been hurt yet. Really not the safest job on Coumadin ....

  42. Why is this bruising happening?
    ... wondering if you are taking any blood thinning medicines. Coumadin , Lovinox, Fragmin, Heperin, Wafarin. All of these...
    ... i bruised a lot from lovenox and coumadin ...

  43. Exercise and Blood Clots
    ... went in on July 1 and discharged on July 8. I take coumadin 10mg every other day and 12 mg the days in between...
    ... bathroom privileges. I now see him every 3 months. The coumadin was continued for 6 months with regular protimes taken...
    ... it SHOULD be gone by now, i was just taken off my coumadin ) i took 2 mg a day. i was told not to do a lot of...
    ... regular exercise program until FEB 2004. I was still on coumadin at the time. My exercise consists of 60 min of cardio ... and 20 min of weights 5 days a week. I am now off of coumadin but I have chronic swelling and sometimes have cramping...
    ... especially, were swollen for a long time after the Coumadin was stopped, and my R leg was s/w bigger than my left ... after the DVT and Coumadin . My ankles are a purple color on both sides now so...
    ... with lower body. I as well have been taking 10 mg of coumadin . Two months now and my INR still jumps from 1.5-3...
    ... with lower body. I as well have been taking 10 mg of coumadin . Two months now and my INR still jumps from 1.5-3...

  44. Risk of Blood Clot while on Warfarin
    ... Right from the start my doctors told me in regards to coumadin "your body can clot whether you are on coumadin or ... not... coumadin ONLY REDUCES YOUR RISK". Basically all coumadin can ... do is cut down on my chances. I have been on coumadin since February of 2003 and have been hospitalized...
    ... I have experianced a second PE while taking coumadin with a INR of 4.5, the doctors were very concerned...
    ... i am currently on 12mg of coumadin , and believe i am in range. i just had a ct scan ... depending on the underlying cause of your clots) while on coumadin . sorry for sounding so abrupt about it, but i thought...

  45. Re-occuring blood clot in arm after wrist fracture!!??
    ... me? I had a DVT in my left leg in 2001 and was on Coumadin for 2 years. My doctors didn't know at first why...

  46. Bruise and lump......
    ... anything that doesn't have a seatbelt. Plus being on coumadin it is not recommended that we take part in high risk...

  47. Swollen feet after DVT
    ... husband recently (6 weeks ago) came to the end of his coumadin treatment having been diagnosed with DVT after his ... treated for rectal cancer. During the time he was on coumadin , he wore compression stockings and was really glad...
    ... Hi - I had a DVT about 3 yrs ago. I was on Coumadin for 6 months. My Dr's associate told me before I...

  48. questions about Coumadin
    ... the age of 23. Following that surgery he was put on coumadin and has been on it ever since. He has been told that ... personally haven't heard about the long term effects of coumadin however I would expect there would be very few because...
    ... i agree. i think most people go on coumadin for about 6 months following a dvt. i am aware of...

  49. Do I have Protein C deficiency?
    ... almost twenty years ago (I'm now 51) and have been on Coumadin for all this time, but have recently started seeing ... they did the test for this disorder while I was on coumadin , and from what I understand on here and also from ... my doctor, having the test while on coumadin can give a low protein result which is not accurate ... wants to retest me but says I would need to go off the coumadin for 2-4 weeks so that the proteins can get back to...

  50. Dvt
    ... happened while in Iraq back in September. They put me on Coumadin for 6 months, which is great, but now they will not...

  51. My INR while on Nattokinaise.
    ... I was coumadin for almost 4 months following a post-op blood clot ... elses take on this? Should I insist on going back on coumadin , or does this sound right for Nattokiniase? Erin ... :D PS: The reason for going off the coumadin was primarily due to the fact that it interferes with...

  52. Depoprovera shot
    ... defect). I had two strokes. :) I'm 26. If you're on coumadin , you can take birth control. I am on coumadin now ... the patch they had to put in my heart. I don't think coumadin is that lovely to be on. My neurologist also said...

  53. Coumadin
    ... I've been on coumadin since June of 2003 after having surgery to have blood ... I was hoping maybe someone has some information on coumadin and temperature tolerance. Losing weight will affect...

  54. Deep Vein Thrombsis
    ... been hosptialized several times.He was on heprin and coumadin 15 mg(the hightest dose humanly taken). His INR ... He was told that a normal person would only be on coumadin for 6 months.He has had repeated blood clots to...
    ... medical advice before travelling. Regarding the Coumadin ; how long anticoagulants are given depends on the ... develop. Also some foods high in Vitamin K will hinder Coumadin from doing it's job because Vitamin K is an antedote ... for Coumadin . So if he is eating alot of high Vitamin K foods, ... the Coumadin isn't working as it should, and combine that with ... been hosptialized several times.He was on heprin and coumadin 15 mg(the hightest dose humanly taken). His INR ... He was told that a normal person would only be on coumadin for 6 months.He has had repeated blood clots to...

  55. Leiden Factor V
    ... deep vein clot in the leg. Treatment: six months of coumadin , get and stay more active, lose weight, no smoking ... was gone. The doctor said I didn't have to take the coumadin anymore. Everthing was okay. Then, six months later ... in the hospital on heparin iv and 6 more months on coumadin . I asked my doctor why i got another clot. He said ... healthy baby. He recommended that I come off the coumadin , and after i got pregnant, go on Lovenox for the duration ... pregnancy and a few weeks after, then return to the coumadin , if i needed to. After that, I had a fourth miscarriage ... arteries so they don't have to be on medication like coumadin for a long time. I am trying to find out more info...
    ... her heart and lungs and brain. You typically stay on coumadin with this as it is merely an additional prevention...

  56. Does heparin have to be started before taking coumadin?
    ... Heparin is the fast-acting anticoagulant and coumadin is for the long term. I suspect that they had you ... and, once you were more stable, wanted to put you on coumadin to prevent it from happening again. Heparin + coumadin ... waited until your levels were down before starting the coumadin . So yes, you could just start the coumadin immediately ... ospholipid syndrome. My Doctor is considering putting me on Coumadin . Back about 7 years ago I had a DVT in my right thigh ... levels under control enough for the Doctor to put me on Coumadin . Would I have to go through to the hospital to initiate ... the heparin to coumadin regime again or can they just put me on coumadin pills...
    ... you for the first week while you are starting the coumadin pills. Coumadin takes a while to build up in your...
    ... We'll see. It's certainly a better idea than taking coumadin , especially since I have a seizure disorder from a...

  57. Anyone with ITP take Quinine Sulfate?
    ... Sulfate. It states that if you are taking warfarin or coumadin , it may increase the effects of these medicines. ...
    ... Sulfate. It states that if you are taking warfarin or coumadin , it may increase the effects of these medicines. ...

  58. How long do I have to take Coumadin for a blood clot?
    ... you have a current blood clot, I would think that Coumadin is not the immediate answer that you need. Coomonly ... m sorry that your doctor is being vague about the Coumadin therapy. Unfortunately, she probably just doesn't ... is determined that you are prone to clotting, the Coumadin is used as a permanent treatment for the prevention ... thigh. Since then I've been on the blood thinner coumadin . I've been going in every two weeks since to check ... blood clot is doing or how long I'll have to take coumadin for. The most she said to me was she would keep me ... on coumadin for as long as she wanted. I'm considering getting ... answers on how it's doing and how long I have to be on coumadin . Any thoughts?...
    ... ago. Was in the hospital, received heparin IV and Coumadin , and then was on Coumadin for 6 months until the protimes ... can't explain it. I was kind of nervous to go off Coumadin , but the Doc knew best. This is just to tell you...
    ... and started me on lovenox the shot for a week and coumadin . he said that i would be on the coumadin for at lest ... as there was no more problems i could stay off the coumadin . you need a second opinion with a better doc....

  59. factor viii /pulmonary embolism?
    ... he has to see the hematologist today, and he is on coumadin . Yes it is very strange, it is two separated blood...

  60. DVT and Estrogen?? Need information....
    ... having an INR test once a day, and then taking my coumadin in the evening. My question? Well, I have had 2 ... family doctor (who has since taken over my INR and coumadin therapy) has told me that the clot was more then likely ... caused the clot. He has also told me that while I am on coumadin I won't have to worry anyway, and that I have 6 months...

  61. anyone miss a dose of coumadin
    ... piece broke off and went to my lung. I've been on coumadin for over 3 mos but told i will be on it for 6 mos ... ve also been recently diagnosed with DVT and am on coumadin . The severity of missing a dose is really dependant ... to your doctor about it. How long have you been on coumadin ? What was your last INR? How often do you have an...

  62. dvt recovery questions
    ... rest of my life. I was also told that I would be on Coumadin for the rest of my life. However, my hematologist ... drug was coming out in January that could replace Coumadin and I wouldn't have to have as many blood tests. ... to stay off of hormone therapy and continue with my Coumadin treatment I should not develop any other clots. But...
    ... My primary MD is getting ready to take me off the coumadin and it does frighten me a little. I want to speak...
    ... active and have fear of resuming activity level. Coumadin daily, with weekly tests and unfortunately my level ... expecting up to 6 months to dissolve clot, and possibly on coumadin for a year. Anyone have similar situation? Also...
    ... move around them? anyways, i was just taken off my coumadin because the clots "should" be gone by now, although...
    ... with Nurses coming in to administer my Lovinox and Coumadin - during the release process they took my vitals and ... stable room for another 2 days... then sent me home on Coumadin and bedrest (Feb 8th). I checked in with my Dr ... orders strictly so I sit back down. I will be on Coumadin for a minimum of 1 year. I have read some of your...
    ... ossibility of the clot breaking off. I have also heard that coumadin can be a devistating medicine on your system. Im just...

  63. Hemachromatosis &cirrhosis
    ... PLatelets,rbc,wbc are low & bilirubin is 5.I'm also on Coumadin for clotting in leg.Spleen is real enlarged.Joints...

  64. Huge Hematoma, DVT and PE post accident
    ... calf. I spent 5 days in the hospital and am now on coumadin for at least 6 months. I still wake up with chest ... I have a number of questions: Other than taking coumadin for an extended period, do they do further CTs to ... risk of bleeding/bruises really that bad while on coumadin /warfarin? Anybody know how long a hematoma of this...

  65. Cramps after a blood clot ....
    ... would help the circulation. Are you on warfin or coumadin ? Do you take plavix or an asiprin? I am sorry that...
    ... spitalized for a week. Received Heparin (spelling?) IV and Coumadin and was on Coumadin for 6 months. Ankle swelling...
    ... spitalized for a week. Received Heparin (spelling?) IV and Coumadin and was on Coumadin for 6 months. Ankle swelling...

  66. Protein C, antithrombin III Deficiency
    ... TIA in Feb. 2002 and was hospitalized and prescribed coumadin . I was told that I will be on these RX for the rest...
    ... TIA is. It is also looking like I will also be on coumadin for the rest of my life and I really do not want that...
    ... Katec, I gather that you are currently on coumadin ? I like you did not want to take coumadin, I asked ... take two asprin, and two plavix to do the job that coumadin would do and of course he said no. I was really ... strokes and possibly disability, I needed to take the coumadin . That the risk of coumadin out wighted the stokes...
    ... clots. But I just dont feel right! I am off the coumadin now - I was taking 6.5 mg a day. I am only 29, I...
    ... feel right? I understand not wanting to me on the coumadin . What was your INR when you were taking coumadin? ... everyday, but I am sure that if you are to go back on coumadin , your doctor will make sure that there are no other...
    ... specialist on 16/9 and as I expected I will be on coumadin for the rest of my life. My specialist wanted to...
    ... have to let my doctor know, he take me off of the coumadin for 3 days and during those days off of the coumadin ... I have the injection. on the 4th day I begin the coumadin again and continue the injections for another 3 days ... dentist as well as other physicians know that you are on coumadin . It is extremely important that they know. Coumadin ... too many leafy green veg. which could reverse the coumadin . Coumadin puts you on a strict regimine but with...
    ... and injecting myself twice a day aswell as 6mg of coumadin a day. Today I went for my first INR test and hopefully...

  67. Paranoid about every ache/pain since PE or DVT?
    ... having a c-section in February 2003. I've been on coumadin since then, w/my doses ranging from 7mg/day - 10mg ... experience with this? I think I should be coming off the coumadin in a few weeks. (End of my recommended 6 months of...

  68. Protein S Deficiancy
    ... now I take a combination of the aspirin, plavix and coumadin , which all works to thin the blood. I pray that you...
    ... heparin for several days she was put straight onto coumadin . Since the end of May she has been going for weekly ... every time. She has also been told she will require coumadin for life. I am concerned about the continued high...
    ... I also am on the coumadin for life and as your mother, I have frequent blood ... the target range for the INR. Every person react to coumadin in a different way. I am currently on 5 mg of coumadin ... performed. There are several things that can affect the coumadin such as too much vitamin K in your diet such as leafy ... bleed, I have to go to the doctor, get off of the coumadin for at least three days prior to the surgery, and ... subsitute the coumadin with the lovenox injections, After three days I can ... restart the coumadin , but continue to take the lovenox injections until ... that your mother will get to a regular dosage of the coumadin soon, but this is not uncommon. ...

  69. MTHFR
    ... diagnoses with low protien levels too and have to take coumadin for the rest of my life. It was found at the time...

  70. High Platelet Count
    ... platelets to clump and the various blood thinners such as coumadin , plavix and aspirin all target different mechanisms ... platelet counts, neither does aspirin, neither does coumadin , neither does heparin, neither does any "blood thinner...

  71. Over Abundance of Factor VIII
    ... and once daily post-release. Subject was moved to coumadin (lower dosage). Within 2 months of this, the subject ... Lovenox injections before being released and increasing coumadin intake. According to specialists involved with the...
    ... It is not hemophilia. She needs to be on Coumadin for the rest of her life. That is the only thing...

  72. Factor V Leiden - anyone have it?
    ... birth control pills and my mom has it and has to take coumadin . that about all i know. can someone tell me some...
    ... it didnt start attacking my liver. Anyway, I was on coumadin for six months and they did several tests once i was ... And then after the pregnancy i would have to go on coumadin for a while. It really sucks having all these extra...
    ... so that turned out not to be a good remedy, I take coumadin , but have gotten clots while taking it and been within ... correct INR too. They say that Lieden V is somewhat coumadin resistant but is the only thing to treat this with...
    ... not hemophilia. You can get blood clots while on coumadin . My hematologist told me that coumadin or another...
    ... not hemophilia. You can get blood clots while on coumadin . My hematologist told me that coumadin or another...

  73. Blood vessels in Hands bursting for no reason...why?
    ... reason I'm mentioning this is that since I was put on Coumadin , I have not had even one of those episodes with the...

  74. second opinion on protein c&s deficiency
    ... couldn't find out where they came from, couldn't take coumadin was at 20mg and afraid to go any higher, so now am...
    ... protein c&s deficiencies & lupus anticoagulant/on coumadin for life/also shots in stomach lovenox/nov 02 had...
    ... given lovenox injection twice a day. I have been on coumadin since the hospitalization. It took me over a year ... to get stabalized with the coumadin . We still have to change the dosage from time to...

  75. blood clots
    ... of time due to formations of blood clots. I am on Coumadin and have PT/INRs done every week. I have to have...
    ... care of it and i get blood drawn each month and take coumadin 10mags a day. in ask him if i could see a hemotologist...
    ... Since then (about 9yrs now) I have been on daily coumadin , I have also had a Greenfield filter put in to lessen ... regularly. My cardiologist has me taking not only my coumadin but also Plavax, a 81mg asprin a day, and drinking...
    ... care of it and i get blood drawn each month and take coumadin 10mags a day. in ask him if i could see a hemotologist...


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