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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See below: Do not change the medication or dose of the medication, without discussing it with the doctor who prescribed it. It is not a do it yourself issue.
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A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ravi Nerella
23 years experience Hospital-based practice
Shouldn't be related: Eliquis is a blood thinner and should not cause an elevation in your creatinine level. Creatinine levels can be affected by your hydration at the time ... Read More
A 61-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ethan Levine
22 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Yes: CYP3A4 is the main metabolic pathway. There is a lesser contribution from other Cytochrome systems as well
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Headache is not a: common side effect to Eliquis. Perhaps the stress and concern you have with a new medication is enough to give you a mild headache. If it persists for ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
31 years experience Psychiatry
Apixaban: To reduce risk of stroke & blood clots in people with Atrial Fibrillation not due to heart valve problems.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Apixaban: use of apixaban in pediatric patients has not been approved, it is considered an off-label use. This doesn't mean it won't be approved in the future b ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Apixaban: "Eliquis is contraindicated in patients with the following conditions: Active pathological bleeding & Severe hypersensitivity reaction to Eliqu ... Read More
A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Angelina Postoev md facs
16 years experience General Surgery
No change?: I am thinking that without any active trauma the levels should stay stable. But, if anything it should go up, not down. If there is a concern the dis ... Read More
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A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Roberts
41 years experience Family Medicine
Probably so: Most likely, you'll see speedier clot resolution on the Eliquis than not. Best to you! (Warm sits baths will also help a lo).
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Cunningham
33 years experience Phlebology
You will probably: have more bleeding. I doubt this would pose a serious health risk, but it might be harder to do the tattoo. Also, pigments could possibly leach out ... Read More
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