A 21-year-old member asked:
i know that aspirin should be avoided by people with vascular eds. are there other drugs t avoid?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Ed Friedlander answered
43 years experience Pathology
Anticoagulants: Vascular ehlers-danlos is a difficult disease to manage. Any of the medications that suppress platelet function, and the anticoagulants generally, need to be avoided. However, of the common over-the-counter medicines, aspirin's by far the most powerful anti-clotting agent; before you receive any other medicine that could make you bleed, your physician would discuss risk-benefit with you.
Answered on Apr 21, 2013
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