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I Take Warfarin Could That Be What Is Causing My Facial Sores
Possible: Warfarin can cause skin lesions. If you think this is it, discuss with your pcp or Coumadin (warfarin) management doctor or perhaps a dermatologist. Be careful! apparently you must have the Coumadin (warfarin) or you would not be on it. Get seen and get help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I take Coumadin (warfarin) and my gums are bleeding what should I do can the Coumadin (warfarin) cause this?
I take Coumadin (warfarin) and my gums are bleeding a little could this be caused by the blood thinner and what should I do?
My gums are bleeding and i take coumadin (warfarin). Can this be caused by the coumadin (warfarin). This has never happened before?
Good oral hygiene: Coumadin (warfarin) can contribute to bleeding gums, but there could be other issues as well. Any irritant can cause bleeding gums so scrupulous oral hygiene is necessary. Have you seen your dentist recently? Also have you been checking your inr? If your gums are healthy and your Coumadin (warfarin) level is correct your gums shouldn't be bleeding. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
31 y/o female. My CRP is 13.1 and I have antiphospholipid antibody syndrome. I am concerned that the combination of the 2 is going to cause death. I already take 10mg of coumadin (warfarin). What else to do?
Slow down: CRP can be a sign of inflammation from anything including a cold, but it isnt considered so dire without a some kind of major diagnosis being made. And for the apla the main thing is to prevent blood clots which you are doing, and unfortunately the risk of miscarriages. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Take asa & warfarin, have af . When i do, get that feeling of impending doom , high, irreg pulse rate, dizzy, ha. Can high na foods cause it?
I am on warfarin due to aps or antiphospholipid antibody syndrome. My lupus caused aps. Can i take phentermine?
See a neurologist: I wish there was an easy yes/no answer to this. APS makes you prone to clots and catastrophic APS can cause multi-organ failure. Unfortunately phentermine is a stimulant that can cause blood vessel narrowing. I would make this decision in conjunction with an endocrinologist and neurologist. ...Read more
Can a high INR (5.8) cause my feet to go numb while sitting? I take Coumadin (warfarin) daily for a clotting disorder.
Not clear: Patients on Coumadin (warfarin) do report impotence. In the 40-50 years group, about 16 % report impotence. However, reporting a symptom does not necessarily mean that it is associated with coumadin (warfarin). There are no clear data linking Coumadin (warfarin) to impotence. Patients on Coumadin (warfarin) usually have serious medical conditions and take other medications. To establish causation, Coumadin (warfarin) has to be stopped for a long time. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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Possibly: Anything which alters the intestinal microbial content can effect vit k levels and therefore Coumadin (warfarin) dosing. It is common for inr levels, which are used to monitor coumadin (warfarin), (warfarin) to rise with antibiotics. Probiotics have the potential to increase intestinal vit k levels and reduce the effectiveness of coumadin (warfarin). If you are on Coumadin (warfarin) you should check with your doc before taking them. ...Read more
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