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is it safe to eat chia seeds if i take eliquis ?

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Dr. Linda Schwartz
Pharmacology 16 years experience
Chia seeds: There have been reports of chia seeds when eaten in large quantities may cause "blood thinning" or increase bleeding risks. Eliquis may cause increase of bleeding risks. Thus, consume chia seeds in moderation and be on the lookout for any signs or symptoms of bleeding from Eliquis.

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