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A 34-year-old female asked:

I have tested positive for covid and after blood tests it was discovered that my blood is thick. can i take nordette and blood thinning medication at the same time?

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Dr. Aylwin david Nathaniel
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No: one of the effects of covid is "thickening of the blood" which will increase your risk of clotting. The contraception also does the same, so best to avoid.

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Last updated Feb 6, 2021

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