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Herbal Treatment For Blood Clotting Problems
Heme/onc doctor: Many doctors who specialize in chemotherapy (oncology) also treat blood diseases (hematology) that are not related to cancerous conditions (most blood clots). Even so, cancer cells have abnormal dna that can lead to other systemic effects in the body as well as hypercoaguable states (blood clots). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: In general, birth control that contains estrogen (the typical combination birth control pills, the patch, the ring) increases the risks of blood clots, and thus women who have a hereditary condition that increases the risk of clotting (factor v leiden & others) shouldn't take estrogen bc, but other options don't have estrogen: the shot, the implant, iuds, progestin only pills, and are ok. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not necessarily: The bleeding can be caused from a number of different things, sometimes a bleeding disorder--however that is rare. Your doctor would need to examine you to see what is causing the bleeding and exactly where it is originating. ...Read more
Correlations: There is a distinct increase in risk of a stroke in those women who have a history of migraine with aura (classical migraine) who take birth control pills and also smoke. Why spend huge sums of money, get exposed to lung cancer or copd, or early heart disease, or as above, a stroke, and destroy your life? If you or close one smokes, get it stopped. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No: There is no reported interaction.Get a more detailed answer ›
I was recently told I have a blood clotting problem? How many types of clotting problems are there?
Many: Pretty large variety. You should ask your doctor about seeing a hematologist. ...Read more
Blood clot: If you are referring to blood test/ work-up, the results should be back within 2 weeks, in general. There are many factors that can make people to have blood clot- such as - post surgery, obesity, being on sterids or other medication- hormone/ ocp, testosterone, chemotherapy, cancer, hereditary problem/genetic mutation, etc,). Wait for the result and discuss in detail with your hematologist. ...Read more
My baby is having a problem with his blood clotting too fast and his white and red blood cells are low what could this be caused from
I have lupus, and I also have problems with my blood clotting very fast. No dr jas figured it out why it clots so fast, couldn't afford to go to Mayo.
?: Don't believe you need to pay for your condition, don't know as well if you exhausted other tertiary care facilities where you live, as big institutions or teaching hospitals, who can refer you to Mayo or NIH, just keep your follow up with your specialists, have a second or even third opinion, it's your right, wish you wellness ...Read more
If my family has a history of blood clotting, more my mother's siblings, but she hasn't been affected. Would I be able to start Ortho Tri-cylcen lo?
FH of clots: Would see if anyone know why there are clots and get a full work up like protein S protein C, Leiden factor V, antithrombin levels, antiphospholipid and anticardiolipin antibodies. Check family history for lupus, bechets, vasculitis. Progesterone only BCP (norethindrone) pills, impants or copper only IUDs are another choice in a family history of clots. No smoking Discuss with gyn/hematologis ...Read more
Headache for 3 days with no relief. Blood clotting disorder and haven't taken my blood thinner in months.
Are you on coumadin (warfarin)?: No unless you are on blood thinner like Coumadin or warfarin. If you are on coumadin, then you need to make sure that you watch out your diet and being consistent with your diet -especially for food that contains high amount of vitamin k- like vegetables etc. Your doctor should be able to gude you regarding diet seletion if you are on coumadin. ...Read more
If my antiphosplippid anti body test was clear does that mean I don't have any blood clotting disorder? Or is it still possible to have one?
Still at risk: It's one of several different tests, and picks up only 1 entity. Chances are you were screened for all the common ones (V Leiden, deficiency in S and/or C, antithrombin 3 deficiency, many of us are skeptical about homocysteine and a few of the others). What it really means is that we aren't going to give you treatment to make your blood less coagulable since this doesn't improve your odds. ...Read more
My dad was diagnosed with two types of facial neralgia and a few different blood clotting disorders. I don't have nething he has but cld I get it later?
No and maybe: As far as the neuralgia goes, it is unlikely you will "inherit" a tendency to get that specifically. Some diseases can have neuralgias (shingles, diabetes, etc), so be aware of any risks for them. Clotting disorders, however, are often inherited, and some may not manifest right away. If his clotting problems are not due to meds, then you should talk witha physician to fully assess your risk. ...Read more
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