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... I was in a traumatic car accident in oct 2004. I got a blood clot in my lung due to the accident and I have been on coumadin for 6 months. My doctor is taking me off coumadin this thursday and my friends are planning a party for me this weekend. Is it okay to get drunk after getting off coumadin so soon? ... (1 replies)
... Many apologies for not getting back to you sooner. I've had a nasty tooth infection which needed a root canal. I had that done this afternoon actually, so I'm feeling a lot better. ... (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)

... I've been on Coumadin since 1984 and I'm very fortunate that I've never had any problems with it, or any blood problems. ... (20 replies)
... I also had a hard time with them getting my INR regulated. Then again in Dec. ... (9 replies)
... My last level was 6.1, but it jumps all over the place. We've had a really hard 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. ... (9 replies)
... ad excessive fluid around my knee cap. Through ultrasound the tech also found a very small clot, directly behind my knee cap. I was given a shot of lovanox, some coumadin and sent home to start coumadin treatment. Should I get a second opinion? ... (0 replies)
... but his Dr. and 2 pharmacists claim to know nothing about soy products. I feel like I'm on the right track, but I'm getting no acknowledgement from his Dr. or the nurse who handles the blood work results, which makes my husband unsure of what advice to follow. ... (9 replies)
... i am so sorry to hear about your problems...its scary and frustrating....i have had dvt with pe's once and superficial clots another time...i was 22 when i had the dvt..i have been going to have my pt every week bc mine was way to low and now it is too high....i feel for u having the pe's 3 times...thats amazing...u def have a purpose in this life to have beaten that...god... (61 replies)
... that they cannot even count it then after stopping coumadin for a few days or taking a lower dose it bottoms out. ... (61 replies)
... take too long. My husband and are thinking about starting a family and when we decide that we want to start trying I need to talk to my hematologist about coming off of Coumadin and getting switched to Lovenox. So, I am guessing here, but a couple of weeks. ... (6 replies)
... ing my Vitamin K intake. Even though my stomach is swollen and bruised from the Lovenox, I would much rather be taking shots twice a day then spend so much time getting blood tests at the hospital and analyzing what I'm eating. ... (12 replies)
... s and put me on coumadin and sent me on my way. i am hoping that this is a good doctor, however, the orthopedic doctor who sent me to him is not a good doctor at all. ... (13 replies)
The gene
Oct 14, 2005
... I'm getting tested in March when I'm off coumadin. ... (0 replies)
... Wow it sounds like you had a lot of termoil with your clot getting diagnosed! But I'm truly glad that you are able to get down to what caused that charlie horse in your calf. ... (7 replies)
... It will cause a clot to occur just out of the blue. A clot in the jugular vein is very serious. Taking the coumadin for a few months won't hurt you if you monitor you INR levels closely. Your clotting INR range should be around 2 to 2.9. ... (4 replies)
... o me. I was on birth control and I was told that I was to never be on any type of hormone treatment for the rest of my life. I was also told that I would be on Coumadin for the rest of my life. ... (33 replies)
... when i went to the vascular doctor, they found the clot and put me on the coumadin and i am supposed to check in with this one nurse each friday. ... (7 replies)
Can a DVT return?
Sep 28, 2007
... and rebuild somewhat of a "normal" life again. He said my vein will always be damaged, and for right now I will be on Coumadin indefinitely, especially until I lose the weight I need to. But I can drive again, go back to work, and just be FREE! I'm thrilled to have this news. ... (18 replies)
Can a DVT return?
Sep 19, 2007
... INR blood tests. That too, helps them gauge how the Coumadin is working . It can take a long time I believe, to have a DVT to disolve or "grow into" the vein, depending on how big it is, too. ... (18 replies)




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