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80 yr old mom takes aspirin, Protonix, prednisone and plavix. Need a schedule for when/how to give meds to minimize stomach upset. What order to take?
No specific order: However, there are potential drug-drug interactions (http://www.drugs.com/interactions-check.php?drug_list=243-0,1936-0,705-360,1790-1152). Discuss your concerns w/prescribing physician. Assuming that these are taken just once daily, she may consider taking one w/each meal to minimize too many in stomach at any given time. Bottom line, check w/prescribing doctor. ...Read more
See below: Some data recommend not to take these combinations together. I have not seen a solid date support that. Therefore i personally use these combinations together. If you're concerned about it please discuss this with your doctor. Alternatively you can take h2-blockers or a different proton pump inhibitor such as dexilent ...Read more
Must take plavix, 325 mg aspiring, protonix and prednisone. When is the best time to take each of them
Need schedule recommendation taking aspirin, plavix, prednisone, protonix. I'd like to know in which order to take first, all together or hours apart.
Can Plavix cause persistent heartburn in a person with stroke, heart atrack and GERD treated with Protonix?
Can only Plavix be taken after coronary stenting? I have erosive gastritis,take Protonix 40mg and a DES in LAD post heart att. Need 3 more DES or BMS.
There may be options: Plavix is a platelet inhibiting drug. The purpose of the medication is prevention of future myocardial infarction and death following acute coronary syndromes and prevention of stent thrombosis. There are other medications besides Plavix that are platelet inhibitors ...Read more
Egd showed erosive gastritis after 8 weeks of Nexium/Protonix 40MG therapy.No biopsy because of Plavix.What blood/other exams should I have?
Can one take Aspiring if he/she has erosive gastritis? Have been taking Plavix
for Xience V stent for 7 months now,constant stomach pain, taken off aspirin 3.5 m ago, no change. Also Protonix 20mg a day.
Yes.: Aspirin can cause erosive gastritis in some people. If you were told to stop it, don't start it again. Also, don't take ibuprofen, or naprosyn. Call your doctor about the best meds for you to take and in what dosage for pain If you have persistent pain not responding to Protonix also call your doc for help.If dizziness, increasing pain, fever, vomiting, blood in stool (black or red) to ER. ...Read more
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