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What Happens When You Get Too Much Coumadin
It probably depends: On how much you liked the first opinion. In all seriousness, the usual question is how long should therapeutic anti coagulation continue. There is room for opinion here and seeing a specialist may reassure you. ...Read more
I want to get off of coumadin (warfarin). Which of the new Coumadin (warfarin) substitutes should I consider (perhaps off label)?
Everytime i eat i blech or food seems to get stuck and i can't belch, i can even feel the food going down slow , i'm on Coumadin (warfarin) for two years
If you get appendicitis while on Coumadin (warfarin) can they still do surgery? Is the surgery more risky from the chance of bleeding?
Surgery can be done: In cases in which patients are anticoagulated with warfarin and need emergent surgery fresh frozen plasma transfusion and vitamin K can be used to reverse the anticoagulation effect by warfarin and decrease bleeding during and after surgery resulting from warfarin treatment. Every time there is a higher chance of bleeding there is a higher chance of adverse events and risk to the patient. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer