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Is It Okay To Drink If Your On Blood Thinners
Agents which slow ;/or break down blood clot formation in up to 3 different ways (they do not decrease blood viscosity; thickness.) (1) some inhibit platelet function (e.g. Aspirin, clopidogrel, etc.). (2) others interfere with some of the clot forming proteins (warfarin, dabigatran, rivaroxaban, etc.), (3) others stimulate the blood clot destruction ...Read more
Is it okay to take green coffee bean extract if I am on a blood thinner (coumadin)? And can't drink green tea?
I am on blood thinner due to recurrent blood clots and a pluminary embolism several years ago. Can i drink any alchohal at all during this time?
I had a bleeding ulcer. Severe. It was corrected twice. Now it's 5 weeks later. Is cranberry juice safe to drink or is it a blood thinner.
That's fine.: There's no reason why you couldn't have black coffee while on blood thinners. And there's no reason why you couldn't add milk or natural sugar to your coffee. As far as artificial sweeteners, I'm not sure that there potential effect on blood thinners have ever been investigated, so I would avoid them. Stick with coffee, milk and sugar. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I drink. After blood tests, the nurse called to say that my liver enzymes are high and my blood is extremely thin. Not on any blood thinners. Meaning?
The alcohol is: affecting your clotting times and is damaging your liver. It's really time to stop, or you may develop cirrhosis and die from liver failure. ...Read more