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Plavix side effects: Plavix is used in patients with coronary artery disease especially acute coronary syndromes and after stunting. Side effects include GI problems such as nausea and reflux, and can include decreased platelet levels. Often patients will experience easy bruising while taking Plavix and aspirin. ...Read more
Plavix.: Most drugs have side effects, some of which can hurt the person taking the drug. That is why it is important to work closely with your doctor and get regular checkups. You can google Plavix side effects to see what they are. If you have some side effects, report them immediately to your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Useful: Plavix is a very good medication for some conditions, and is a required medication for others (if you have a certain type of heart stent, for example). As with all medications, only careful discussion with your doctor can determine if it is right for you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Anti platelet med : Clopidogrel is an anti platelet medication that irreversibly binds to a receptor on the platelet to make it have decreased capability of sticking to another platelet or the endothelial lining of a blood vessel. Used in the treatment of heart attacks and strokes to decrease recurrent events. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
↓ Blood Clotting: Plavix inhibits platelets (usually the first step in blood clotting) from becoming activated: sticking to tissue, attracting other platelets to stick & activating the 12 clotting proteins (which act in a chain reaction) to form thrombin which polymerizes & ties everything together into clots. Plavix has no affect on blood viscosity; it is an anti-coagulant; it does not thin blood viscosity. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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