Orland Park, IL
A 25-year-old male asked:
Are inr home monitor machine reliable? if so is one more accurate than the other?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Cardiology 23 years experience
Yes and no: Although home monitors are considered to be reliable, the results do not always match with blood drawn lab run results. They are a great tool for long-term monitoring and treading inr though. No specific brand recommended over another.
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Family Medicine 23 years experience
Seem reliable: They seem reliable and are useful particularly in people who have erratic control of their Coumadin (warfarin) levels. Discuss with your physician.
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Last updated Jan 26, 2017
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