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... I take coumadin for a genetic blood clotting disorder. I'm having a core needle biopsy next Tuesday. The doctor wants me to stop taking it for five days, I feel a bit unsafe. ... (1 replies)
... e age, the risk of needing some kind of surgery increases, and it's inevitable that at some point, we will all need it for something or other. And at that time, going off coumadin will not be a choice. This discussion isn't just limited to colonoscopies but to any kind of surgery. ... (14 replies)
... Coumadin remains in your system for four days even if you stop taking it during that period. When you resume, they usually give lovenox in addition to the Coumadin to help get back to your normal inr. ... (1 replies)

... ve already told him I'm not too anxious to try it. The first time he told me about it, he also said it's already been released once but they had to pull it back off the market because of problems. ... (20 replies)
... My doctor mentioned it when I was in to see him this past week.....I don't remember the name of it but I believe it started with a 'M'. I wasn't too keen on going off Coumadin at any time in the near future just to try something new, and I told him so. ... (0 replies)
... 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. That is not only my thinking but the recommendation from my Cardiologist! ... (14 replies)
... l problem right now, as is my doctor, and we're not sure how to handle it. I'm sure there's got to be someone on here who has had a colonoscopy and needed to go off their blood thinner beforehand. ... (14 replies)
Oct 9, 2010
... Anybody out there going through what I am going through and, has anyone ever taken themselves off coumadin without side effects or reoccurring blood clots. ... (2 replies)
... I'm having another CT in a bit, MRI too, just to make sure things are going smoothly. ... (8 replies)
... Honestly I can never understand what the terms are when a doctor says to come off of the Coumadin. I was told in the ER it would probably be 6 months that I was on the Coumadin, and my regular doctor wants me on it indefinitely. ... (4 replies)
... I was just wondering if anyone has ever had to go off of their Coumadin dosages before dental work and how it went. ... (0 replies)
... hello, i just started on coumadin yesterday. ... (0 replies)
... You go to these doctors for reassurance and guidance as to what's best for you personally, and most of the time I walk out thinking which car payment is my test going to pay for them. ... (14 replies)
... I didn't find your post about someone that said it can be done with "no risk". Sorry, I don't buy that for there is always going to be some risk. ... (14 replies)
... so I am going to assume this year, but you didn't say if they were able to break up your clot or put a stent in or if the blockage is still there! ... (9 replies)
... ard time getting it regulated. I do have the compression stocking for the flight. The longest leg of my flight is about 8 hours. The others are pretty short. I'm going to have my level checked right before I leave to be sure no adjustment needs to be made for the time I'm away. ... (9 replies)
... i went through the same thing.. 5 days in the hospital with the shots and everything they put me on coumadin though. my dr was hoping to take me off it but swelling is still there its only been 3 months though. ... (16 replies)
... i asked the new doctor and she said it really is not uncommon to take you off sooner for a leg clot. again, does that make sense? ... (4 replies)
... It started off with cold feet, legs and hands after about 3 weeks of taking it. Dr said it was just a small side effect, nothing to be concerned about. ... (13 replies)
... or genetic distorders given the fact that your poor Mom has had a terrible history with DVTs and PE. I would honestly myself, want to rule these out before ever going off of the Coumadin. I would highly recommend finding a hematoligist because that's what they deal with, is everything to do with our blood. ... (7 replies)

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