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  1. Protein C Deficiency
    ... were all tested (all positive). My mom was placed on Coumadin and had problems with the medication so she was switched ... uncle had two blood clots in his legs and is now on coumadin . In short, we have determined that my grandfather...
    ... medication. My mom suffered bad side effects from being on coumadin . It was hard to regulate the clotting time of her...
    ... deficiency. I have been told I will have to take Warfarin ( Coumadin ) for the rest of my life. I have had two beautiful...
    ... prematurely and left me with blood clots. i am currently on coumadin for a clot in my pelvis. have been for only 2 weeks...
    ... were all tested (all positive). My mom was placed on Coumadin and had problems with the medication so she was switched ... uncle had two blood clots in his legs and is now on coumadin . In short, we have determined that my grandfather ... pelvis. it was caught early and is being treated with coumadin . yesterday i got a call that i have the life long ... how is this disorder treated being i'm already on coumadin ...
    ... after 2 pregnancies.i have a blood clot now and am on coumadin but am not sure of the treatment later on. is this...
    ... me well-went down hill from there--they had me on coumadin to prevent further clots and am still on it --coumadin ... C and yes I do have low protein but its due to the coumadin useage at least that was my understanding-I was also ... each and everyone of you -- and that i have been on coumadin for almost 6 yrs (along w/heprin and lovenox at different...
    ... Since then I am doing fine. I am currently on the coumadin and from the strokes, I only suffered numbness in...
    ... It was discovered. I understand that the warfarin ( coumadin ) interact with the tests so I have to have more next...
    ... had the bad luck of the Protein C also. I went on Coumadin until a year later when the docs decided to stop it ... I have had three scares. I have been back on the Coumadin for the last year and a half as I had a P.E and found...
    ... protein C and Factor V Leiden Deficiency. I am on Coumadin and I also wear the medic alert bracelet. It isn...
    ... old woman with a history of multiple pe's. I am on coumadin (stable) and have been for 6 years. I have been diagnosed ... tested pos and neg to both in the last few years. (off coumadin of course). The only particular hassle I find with ... the coumadin is that to have ANY procedure done where I have to...
    ... other than some loss of lung function. I have been on Coumadin for 14 years now, and will be for the rest of my life...
    ... though, now 27. My father has protein C and takes Coumadin and has had many blood clots in his legs. I have ... the hospital from the stroke. My great aunt takes Coumadin , as well as my great Uncle, and my second cousin....

  2. Anyone have Factor V Leiden Deficiency?
    ... 62 years old, and it just came about now! I'm on coumadin 4 mg once a day. Thanks....
    ... it and my sister obviously is a carrier. I was on Coumadin for 6 months following the DVT and then off for about ... annoyance due to the fact that we have yet to stabilize my Coumadin dose, so I have blood draws weekly....
    ... hospital for a pulmonary embolism! I have been on coumadin since and get monthly blood draws. I went off the ... coumadin for a few months and to make a short story shorter...
    ... approximately 3" long. I currently take 11 1/2 mg of Coumadin daily. I also suffer from migraines that are hard...

Heart Disorders board

  1. Pph
    ... ulcers in the stomach, and because you will be on coumadin , you are at a slightly higher risk for bleeding. ...

  2. Going off coumadin while living with a mechanical heart valve???
    ... I myself am on coumadin and let me tell you that I'd rather take the risk...
    ... was just wondering how bad this really is being off coumadin . I know he's at high risk for stroke. By being off ... coumadin with this mechanical heart valve, does it mean it...

  3. My Dad
    ... details but I work with a fellow that is on warfarin ( Coumadin ) and he has had two valve replacement operations. ... know all the details but IIRC they took him off the Coumadin and started closely monitoring his blood a few days...
    ... years ago and the second 2 years ago. Hes been on Coumadin all that time. He said he was very debilitated when ... implanted last year,again with no problems with the Coumadin . He said they do monitor your blood very carefully ... when you go off the Coumadin . Also another guy wanted me to mention that his father ... and hasn't had any problems! From my understanding Coumadin is pretty easy to deal with as far as surgeries go...

  4. Has Anyone Ever Heard of This?
    ... blockers can it shouldn't be used alone just for that. Coumadin is a blood thinner - also known as Warfarin. Warfarin...
    ... blockers can it shouldn't be used alone just for that. Coumadin is a blood thinner - also known as Warfarin. Warfarin...

  5. Blood Thinners
    ... I've been on warfarin ( coumadin ) for over 20 years. I take it daily for the prevention...
    ... is a long time. My Mom at 74yrs, was just put on Coumadin for stroke prevention and I was concerned. Glad to...
    ... to make sure her numbers are in the proper range. Coumadin and I have a love - hate relationship. I can't live...

  6. another surgery
    ... taken out and a porcine valve put in. taking the coumadin is threatening my life. this is something for everyone ... soap opera doesn't it? we're hoping stopping the coumadin will fix the anemia to a certain extent and i can...

  7. My Blood Pressure Is Under Control So Why Add Another Hypertensive?
    ... take Evista for CA preventative and of course the coumadin as my blood thinner and an antihistamine for my sinusitis...
    ... to stay off of caffiene, continue the Cozaar, the Coumadin and check my pulse regularly which continues to run...

  8. Vitamin K and Blood Thinners (Plavix/Asprin)
    ... consuming your green veggies while on Plavix and aspirin. Coumadin (warfarin) however, an anticoagulant owes its anticoagulant ... dependent clotting factors. Therefore if you are on Coumadin , it is a different story and you have to watch your...

  9. valve replacement surgery
    ... a mechanical valve I'm sure you know you'll be on coumadin for the rest of your life. That in itself is a huge...

  10. Artifical valve
    ... when his parents or I cook for him. He's been on coumadin for his entire life which gives him gastrointestinal...

  11. Aortic Valve Replacement
    ... valve replced in 1996. it is artifical to. she is on coumadin . she has low b12. she does have depression but it...

  12. Palpitations - Good success with aspirin + magnesium
    ... I take Magnesium and Coumadin for my heart as well as Beta-Blocker for AF. But...

  13. bata blockers ( atenolol ) 50 MG per day
    ... alcohol with it due to liver damage. Same thing about Coumadin - I am not allowed to have even a drink here and there...

  14. Ever wear a looping heart monitor? How often did it auto alarm?
    ... may not know that you are in danger. So now I am on Coumadin and Beta-Blockers which makes me so tired and sleepless...

  15. A few general questions about my friend.
    ... cannot tolerate it or he might have been placed on Coumadin ? With the implantation of a pacemaker/ICD?, his...

  16. Did anyone had cardiac surgery for Atrial Fibrillation?
    ... to fix problem with Atrial Fibrillation? I am on Coumadin and Beta-Blocker at the moment but I still develope...

  17. Fast Heart Rate?
    ... blood clots and stroke. So he immideately put me on Coumadin and beta-blockers. I can't believe that so many Dr...
    ... blood clots and stroke. So he immideately put me on Coumadin and beta-blockers. I can't believe that so many Dr...

  18. Atrial Fibrillation - Any Advice, Please.....
    ... you in advance Some update: today they put me on Coumadin and Topafax (sp?) and I will have to watch what i...
    ... dangerous to bring it even lower??? I understand Coumadin to prevent blood clots... very confusing. I don...
    ... the blood to pool in the atrium causing clots and Coumadin addresses that issue....

  19. Medication
    ... of doing this I was on Topral xl 200mg digoxin and coumadin 5mg a day. I also have a pacemaker and had my mitral...
    ... of doing this I was on Topral xl 200mg digoxin and coumadin 5mg a day. I also have a pacemaker and had my mitral...
    ... of doing this I was on Topral xl 200mg digoxin and coumadin 5mg a day. I also have a pacemaker and had my mitral ... heart to work harder and cause a medical problem Coumadin is an anticoangulant and the low cost of aspirin may...

  20. Coumadine ?? Help needed
    ... their hands in the cookie jar. I think stopping the coumadin on your cardio's recommendation is a good one but ... He COULD go half way and take very small doses of coumadin , as low as 2 mg./day) WITH the aspirin. I presume ... apprehension.>> A proviso: I am not very well versed in Coumadin , so DO trust the cardiologist (except for the aspirin...
    ... calls or answered questions drectly. He has been on coumadin e for a year, yesterday the Cardio told him he was ... confident that he could stop the coumadin e and just take the 81 mgs. aspirin. He said clots ... opinion on this. Thanks, Linda Hi Linda, Warfarin ( coumadin ) is a strong anti-coagulant, that is sometimes prescribed...
    ... your calls. For anyone who has taken aspirin and coumadin along with aspirin over a two year period, a 325 mg...
    ... benefit. EVERY patient has different circumstances. Coumadin is recommended to prevent as well as treat blood clots...
    ... were in your husband's shoes, I'd probably stop the Coumadin , but I'd definitely be taking at least a regular aspirin...
    ... were in your husband's shoes, I'd probably stop the Coumadin , but I'd definitely be taking at least a regular aspirin ... physiology and react differently to medication. Coumadin or any other taking anit-clotting medication SHOULD...

  21. Plaque reversal
    ... DHA and EPA to equal 1000 mg. daily. If you are on Coumadin , you should talk to your doctor before using the fish...

  22. Aortic Valve Replacement Surgery - Advice Needed
    ... a tissue valve replacement & does not have to take coumadin . Good luck with your mom. I'm sure all will come...

  23. alcohol ablation
    ... amiodarone for 2 yrs. as well as atenolol , slow mag , and coumadin . Amiodarone was stopped after my ablation in Nov....

  24. Mitral Valve Surgery
    ... showering, housework etc)? Are you currently taking coumadin ? I am so frightened of the surgery itself, and apprehensiv...

  25. Afib Arrythmia - Sotalol
    ... computer programmer so that's not good). Also on Coumadin , so I'm not really sure if it's the Coumadin or the ... with ablations or even the side effects of Sotalol or Coumadin I'd appreciate hearing from you. I think my family...
    ... effects are better ,but, still there. I also take coumadin . Took the coumadin before I started the sotalol and...
    ... computer programmer so that's not good). Also on Coumadin , so I'm not really sure if it's the Coumadin or the ... with ablations or even the side effects of Sotalol or Coumadin I'd appreciate hearing from you. I think my family...
    ... I take 120mg 2x a day, also on Coumadin , now on all mthis for @ 6 weeks and am only starting...
    ... adjust to the meds (Sotalol 120 mg 2x day and 6mg Coumadin 1x a day), the past 2 or 3 days have been the first...
    ... computer programmer so that's not good). Also on Coumadin , so I'm not really sure if it's the Coumadin or the ... with ablations or even the side effects of Sotalol or Coumadin I'd appreciate hearing from you. I think my family...

  26. My Dad Recently Died Suddenly - Looking For Answers
    ... diagnised with a clotting gene. He was then put on coumadin and monitored very carefully every three weeks for...
    ... throbosis) is of course a clot (usually in the leg.) Coumadin and the compressive stockings were right for him....

  27. AFIB and scared
    ... and it isn't much fun. So for now, they have him on coumadin and one aspirin a day; also, he has to get his blood ... drawn quite often b/c of the coumadin and is going to the cardiologist today I believe to...

  28. Mother Diagnosed With Atrial Fibrillation
    ... ablation as well. It didn't work on her. She had to take coumadin to prevent any clots and other meds as well. Later...

  29. Bleeding Nuisance
    ... My Mom's been taking coumadin for years because she has congestive heart failure...

  30. PVC's becomming flutters?
    ... flutter, the cardiologist will probably prescribe coumadin to cut down on the possibility of stroke. My heart ... is in afib about 2/3 of the time, and I have taken coumadin for it for the past five or six years....

  31. Ablation, coumadin (warfarin), and nausea
    ... clots usually form. I was told that I have to stay on Coumadin for at least a year. I have never had a reaction ... to Coumadin or Warfarin. You might want to try Coumadin instead of Warfarin. They are supposed to be the...

  32. stoping and restarting heart
    ... clots. If he is on anticoagulation meds (such as Coumadin ) they will make sure he is in therapuetic range. ...

  33. Atrial Fibrillation and Coumadin
    ... holter monitor. The cardiologist prescribed toprol and coumadin . I objected to the coumadin because I have inflamation ... would be okay to continue drinking along with taking coumadin . Last week I went to my internist and he about ... if my cardiologist is going overboard prescribing coumadin too. I'm tempted to stop taking it starting tonight...
    ... Laynee, I also have atrial fibrillation and am taking Coumadin . While in a-fib the blood may pool causing a stroke ... . The Coumadin keeps the blood "thin" which prevents clots which...

  34. coumadin=warfarin
    ... blood clotting doesn't get out of bounds. I've taken coumadin for nearly five years as a protection against afib ... Don't notice any side effects. You have to be off coumadin (warfarin) for several days if you're going to have...

  35. afib meds
    ... episodes. I also take Toprol XL for rate control and Coumadin for clot prevention....
    ... and two cardio conversions. just curious, i was on coumadin once, and have not been prescribed it again, have...
    ... far I've been ok. I take sotolol. I also have taken coumadin the whole time. It is to help with thinning of the...
    ... Cjammom: Opinions on Coumadin seem to be split, probably more than they should, ... have three neighbors with Afib, I'm the only one on Coumadin and they see docs in the same practice I go to. I ... hoping that being on sotalol, the requirement for coumadin would go away, but baptistgirl takes both ... not...

  36. anyone on sotalol for afib?
    ... chemically rather than on a treadmill. Do you take coumadin for your afib? I have been on coumadin now for several...

  37. Stent Risk
    ... lived with heart disease for more than 10 years with Coumadin , nitro and an occasional Valium as his only treatment...

  38. Advice on stopping aspirin
    ... dose of Plavix (like 4 pills?) Are you taking Plavix, coumadin , heparin, warfarin? How long have you been taking...

  39. plavix & aspirin is killing my stomach
    ... your doctor for ANOTHER class of blood thinner like coumadin (warfarin) or heparin. You are a special case....

  40. coumadin and atrial fib
    ... person knows they are in atrial fib, and they aren't on coumadin , then what happens then. Do you tell the doctor you ... are in atrial fib, or do you take the coumadin for 48 hours after the attack so you don't get a stroke...
    ... person knows they are in atrial fib, and they aren't on coumadin , then what happens then. Do you tell the doctor you ... are in atrial fib, or do you take the coumadin for 48 hours after the attack so you don't get a stroke...
    ... Everything I have read about coumadin says that the medication thins the blood so clotting ... If she is not in atrial fib, then I would think the coumadin isn't necessary, like the cardiologist said. Mom ... thinks the coumadin is thinning her blood so the heart won't go into atrial ... cardiologist are correct, your mother's idea that the coumadin PREVENTS her rhythm probem is NOT correct. WHat the ... coumadin does is prevent clotting in the event of a-fib. ... No fibrillation, no need for the coumadin . The "P" in PVC is PREMATURE ventricular contractions...

  41. Asprin question.
    ... I take Coumadin , (blood anti-coagulate) and my Cardiologist has me...
    ... I ask a nurse about my period when I had to take Coumadin & aspirin for a short time (thought mine was heavier...
    ... seems heavier for the first few days. I only took Coumadin for 3 months after a heart attack but stayed on plavix...
    ... Very scary! Pika Lots of people are given Coumadin for short times. My wife took it for 6 months after ... clots in her legs. To me it's not scary taking Coumadin for a life time... sure beats having a stroke. A stroke ... Sorry! Also.. Aspirin should never be taken with Coumadin unless a doctor recommends it. Mine does....

  42. Questions about stopping plavix after 1 month
    ... bleeds. One nurse discussed how easily bleeds caused by coumadin or heparin could be staunched but NO intervention...

  43. symptoms of dizziness, nausea
    ... pressure, high cholesterol, and atrial fib. She takes coumadin , 40 mgs. of liptior daily, toporol, and her doctor...

  44. Any input?
    ... is to be expected especially when you're on plavix, coumadin etc. You should be concerned if you are experiencing...

  45. Now what do I believe, really upset
    ... 325 mg aspirin since my first attack. I am now on coumadin and 325 asa, still having chest pain. I do share...
    ... 325 mg aspirin since my first attack. I am now on coumadin and 325 asa, still having chest pain. I do share ... doctor is checking your PT/INR levels while your on the coumadin . If your blood is too thin that could be causing your...
    ... it regulated. I was on Lovenox, asa 325, and 5mg coumadin and I was only at 1.2. I was at 4.5 a couple weeks...
    ... it regulated. I was on Lovenox, asa 325, and 5mg coumadin and I was only at 1.2. I was at 4.5 a couple weeks...
    ... it regulated. I was on Lovenox, asa 325, and 5mg coumadin and I was only at 1.2. I was at 4.5 a couple weeks...

  46. Dental work and DCM? Antibiotics?
    ... have any dental work done. My Mom takes Coreg and Coumadin , and when she had to have a tooth pulled, she had ... to stop the Coumadin a few days before in case of bleeding. I'm not sure...

  47. A FIB and Antiarrhythmic Drugs
    ... a rare liver enzyme that makes my body absorb the coumadin (warfarin) like it's candy, so I have to take 15 mg...

  48. Some CHF questions (General stuff) and Dental work.
    ... tests to diagnose heart disease. Also, my Mom takes coumadin (blood thinner) along with other meds, and when she...

  49. Bruising on Plavix
    ... My Mom is on Coumadin (warfarin) and bruises very easily. One little bang ... thin, and she has many marks on it. She hates what coumadin is doing to her skin, but she has no choice. Like...
    ... friends with different types of heart problems who take Coumadin ). And given the recent info that drug-coated stents...
    ... at age 64 in early 1973. His only "treatment" was coumadin , nitroglycerine, and an occasional valium. (They...

  50. MIL needs help
    ... diagnosed with CHF about 18 months ago. She is on coumadin and a diuretic. She also takes medication for diabetes...

  51. Pacemaker replacement
    ... pacemakers and lead good quality lives. My Mom also takes Coumadin - she hates it, but she needs to take it - no choice...
    ... never took a pill before all this started. Now the coumadin leaves her with blotches and because she's thin, there...
    ... fibrilation and heart failure and takes Tenormin, Coumadin and Lovastatin. The doctor has said that if the Tenormin ... eliminates atrial fibrilation then why must you be on the coumadin still? Ranaj are you on coumadin too?...
    ... Belle, my Mom is on the coumadin to prevent strokes. She was taking it long before ... different. I will ask her cardiologist about the pacemaker/ coumadin when we go in September. You mentioned that your Mom...
    ... mom has a pacemaker doesn't mean she can stop her Coumadin . The biggest risk of afib is a stroke! She may need ... to stop her Coumadin a few days before her implant for bleeding reasons...

  52. How bad is your bruising?
    ... My Mom takes Coumadin and bruises very easily. If she cuts herself, it takes ... heal. Also, her skin is very thin. She hates taking Coumadin because she gets many purple marks, but she needs...

  53. Lisinopril (Accupril) and other meds? ...
    ... does it make no difference? Other meds are: Coumadin 7.5mg most nights but 10.0 mg twice a week. Cardizem...

  54. Cardiomyopathy and dental work
    ... My Mom takes coumadin - stronger than aspirin (for sure) and when she has...
    ... but may bleed more. As long as you are not taking Coumadin or have a bleeding disorder you will be fine. If so...

  55. A fib causing heart failure?
    ... approx 8 years ago. After being put on digoxin and coumadin (SP?) things settled down until a couple of months...

  56. Frustrated and Scared !
    ... usually 3-6 months of Plavix and/or aspirin and/or coumadin ), and usually stay on aspirin therapy for life. ...

  57. leaky aortic valve
    ... and my valve is performing perfect. As far taking Coumadin , it is no big deal! It does require a blood test once...

  58. todays heart attack
    ... my own bed. Im now on 2 blood thinners Lovenox and Coumadin in addition to Plavix, Lisinopril, asprin, Vytorin...
    ... nito drip all day and only started the Lovenox and Coumadin last night. He did say the heart cath looked good...

  59. A-Fib?
    ... stroke. I assume everyone diagnosed with A Fib is on Coumadin (warfarin). My question for those who have constant...
    ... door. Ask specifically about sports and travel. With Coumadin , any sport that could lead to a cut would be out but ... alert bracelet should indicate the heart condition and Coumadin usage. Again, just an opinion. Penk's hubby....
    ... nisance of blood tests all the time for people on coumadin is rarely factored into the decision making process...
    ... started Levinox injections in my belly and then the coumadin was added and then increased. I ended up taking 10...

  60. aortic anurism leaking
    ... mortality window could be a couple hours. I'm on Coumadin , so I would prob. go quickly. Three days of leaking...

  61. Leg Still Bleeding
    ... and the only thing they did was draw blood for the Coumadin level. The Doctor refused to look at the wound because...

  62. mitral valve regurgitation
    ... putting up with the mechanical valve and having to take coumadin for the rest of my life. Hopefully, that will not...

  63. Cardiac involvement in neuro symptoms
    ... heart med and is having me take an aspirin rather than coumadin . Does this seem like a good approach? I have no ... other symptoms. Should I insist on coumadin , although I would like to avoid it if possible. ...

  64. How frequently must valves be replaced again?
    ... back in twice due to huge bleeds brought on by the coumadin . In the last year she has had to go for treatment...
    ... good for about 10 years. Had no problems with taking coumadin . My cardiologist does an echo every year, he said...
    ... because it should last forever - so will the Rx for Coumadin . The car accident may have caused a problem other...
    ... because it should last forever - so will the Rx for Coumadin . The car accident may have caused a problem other ... heart valve surgery, due to massive bleeds from the coumadin . That was even with the nurses taking constant blood...

  65. Anxiety after heart surgery
    ... but I do still have to take some....Altace, aspirin, coumadin , amioderone & Lipitor. I also have noticed that my...
    ... focus, but I've never heard of taking aspirin and Coumadin together. I'm told that is dangerous. The only analgesic...

  66. Fluid buildup around left lung 3+ months after triple bypass
    ... an ulcer caused by the medications he was taking ( Coumadin , etc). He is now off Coumadin for now. After this...

  67. Atrial Fibrillation and Stress Tests
    ... high cholesterol, heart medication (cartia), and coumadin . The dr. tried doing a stress test a few months ago...

  68. Living with a mechanical valve - what are the risks?
    ... that if I get a mechanical valve I will need to be on coumadin the rest of my life. Even so, there is a risk of stroke ... what the probabilities are? (assuming I monitor the coumadin properly)....
    ... have had a St. Jude Valve since May of 1993. Your Coumadin will be checked by medical lab every 4-6 weeks depending ... Stay away from vitamin K as this will defeat the Coumadin , or eat the same amount so they can regulate the coumadin...

  69. blood clot in leg?
    ... for over one year and can't get it to dissolve with coumadin . Last week after running , I developed some pain in ... be a blood clot in my left leg even though I am on coumadin ?...
    ... possible filter to "catch" the clot if it moves? Also, coumadin won't necessarily dissolve a clot, your body will ... do that naturally, coumadin will just thin your blood so they don't form again...

  70. Mitrol value replacement/repair
    ... aches and pains for at least a yr as chest settles. Coumadin daily for thinning so no clots on valve, some meds...

  71. My Mom may need heart surgery....
    ... valve, I must take anticoagulants (blood thinners - Coumadin ) every day. Tissue valves typically do not require...

  72. Chest Pain continues
    ... flew, ended up with a blood clot, so now I am on coumadin . I am still having chest pain, a few twinges every...

  73. question to those who have a mechanical aortic valve
    ... valves must take anticoagulants, such as warfarin ( Coumadin ), for the rest of their lives. This medication can...


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