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Vein Dr who put Greenville filter in wanted me to take plavix (clopidogrel) now after thrombosis in left calve? Too many side effects! What else can I do thinblood?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
Internal Medicine - Oncology
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In brief: There are other drug

There are several blood thinners to choose from. Ask your doctor what he/she suggest.
Blood can be thinned with heparin(Low molecular weight heparin is best), Warfrin(Coumadin) and Aspirin. The doctor could choose one of them that suits you best.

In brief: There are other drug

There are several blood thinners to choose from. Ask your doctor what he/she suggest.
Blood can be thinned with heparin(Low molecular weight heparin is best), Warfrin(Coumadin) and Aspirin. The doctor could choose one of them that suits you best.
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