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Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
20 years experience in Hospital-based practice
No. Arterial vs veno: Plavix represents an entirely different class of blood thinners than Eliquis & Xarelto. Plavix (Clopidogrel) is an ARTERIAL blood thinner & st ... Read More

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Dr. Yong Wen
Dr. Yong Wen answered
20 years experience in Internal Medicine
Plavix half life: Plavix comes in 75 mg, so I don't know why you say 300 mg. Usually plavix should be held for 7 days before invasive procedure.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Plavix (clopidogrel): Plavix (clopidogrel) is a blood thinner.
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A 85-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Szawaluk
30 years experience in Cardiology
See below: No one time is better than another. Take daily.
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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. George Mathew
57 years experience in Cardiology
Good: It is a good anti platelet drug!
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A member asked:
Dr. Sheila Calderon
40 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: Plavix (clopidogrel) is a blood thinner and too much can cause bleeding. Only take as directed.
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A 88-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frances Ilozue
24 years experience in Family Medicine
Likely yes: Not without speaking with your heart doctor. If you don't have a heart doctor, then talk to your primary care provider. Most people could but when on ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Plavix (clopidogrel): "he use of PLAVIX (clopidogrel) is contraindicated in the following conditions: Hypersensitivity to the drug substance or any component of the produ ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience in Cardiology
Plavix (clopidogrel): plavix is clopidogrel
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Feras Abdul khalek
13 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
7 days : We usually ask patients to stop Plavix (clopidogrel) 7 days prior to a procedure to prevent bleeding . So the effect of Plavix (clopidogrel) lasts 7 d ... Read More

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