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Click here for more information about the following ads Current Postings on This Page Stent thrombosis is an acute total blockage of the artery which results in heart attack or death a third of the time. It is not recommended to stop this medication without consulting your cardiologist.
That being said, check out the recent study of the Resolute stentshowing that there is no increased risk with early cessation of these antiplatelet medications at one month. Again, we strongly urge all stent patients to consult with their cardiologists before making ANY alterations to their drug regimen.
I have gone through a stress test and had no ill effects. I had taken myself off and was off for two days July16th before this test.
I'm having arthroscopic surgery on my knee tomorrow July 23rd and shall remain off my Plavix until after. Will there be a "Huge" increased risk? I also stopped my multivitamin and baby aspirin for this surgery. Nice place by the way, visited last year Sorry if I offended you but I had my first MI inwhen there was no Plavix and precious little else in the way of heart help.
But, my Doctor said ' It is up to you how this works out, I can't say you will not have more MIs and I have but keep positive.
I have tried to do that and my comment about Plavix really reflects that. Be grateful for what we have, there are many that have gone before us that did not have the options. As well, the observations help others cope with annoying side effects, it is a battle heart disease that we are all in together.
The information really helped me, I was ready to stop certain meds. I am happy you are tolerating what you are taking, and love your attitude about appreciating each day - that is the kind of response many of us need to cope with this disease.
Take care, appreciate your strong spirit. You should definitely consult with a specialist in your disease and see if they think the aspirin dose can be reduced to the baby aspirin of 81mg. Also, if you need to keep taking these medications, there are drugs called Proton Pump Inhibitors PPI that can help counter-act some of these stomach issues.
But have not had any tests since now I am having stomach problems. Drs want to know why I am on aspirin? My family Dr just keeps telling me I have to take it???
OK stop taking it Been there, done that, I have had 3 stents over 3 years and guess what I am just so glad to still be here. We can, however, suggest that your mother consult with her cardiologist.
Home / Resources / Articles / Updated Recommendations on Aspirin Therapy in Diabetic Patients. and the American College of Cardiology Foundation have provided additional recommendations for the use of aspirin in diabetics. They state that low dose aspirin is reasonable for diabetic adults who are at increased risk of cardiovascular disease. Once upon a time, the rhetoric around statins was relentlessly positive. More recently, though, I think there’s been increasing numbers of doctors and commentators expressing concern about the limited effectiveness of statins, as well as their known but perhaps under-recognised risks. The FDA reverses its position on taking daily aspirin if you haven't had a heart attack, revealing that the health risks outweigh the benefits. Aspirin therapy for diabetics produced no benefit in preventing cardiovascular events.
Swelling can be a result of medications for example certain blood pressure meds, such as amlodipine, can have this effect.
But also you want to check out that she is not suffering from peripheral artery disease PAD which is essentially the same disease, atherosclerosis, that she was treated for in her coronary artery, except it's occurring in the arteries of the leg.
Atherosclerosis is a chronic and systemic condition, which is why complying with prescribed medications and reducing all modifiable risk factors is a very important part of the total therapy.
She was feeling all good and healthy except that she used to get her legs at unrest especially at night. She needs to tie them with a cloth tightly, otherwise would not be able to sleep.
Also she complained about heavy medication.Risk Taking In our lives, it is important to exercise self-command. However, we should not be so concerned with the future that we stifle the present.
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