Which antacids can I take while on plavix, (clopidogrel) asprin and pravastin?

Avoid PPIs. At least one of the acid a blockers known as proton pump inhibitors (ppis) have been associated with increase risk while taking plavix (clopidogrel). H2 blockers have not been associated with this risk.

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I am on haemodialysis since 5 years. Is it ok to take plavix (clopidogrel) with aspirin for my case? Even at dialysis day? Thanks

Probably. . There are specific indications to be on blood thinners like Aspirin and Plavix (clopidogrel) and only your doctor can advise you safely. Generally these medications are not held on dialysis days. Check with your nephrologist though. Read more...
Yes. Lots of dialysis patients take these drugs for atherosclerotic conditions to decrease the platelets from clumping together. Read more...

Yesterday I had a BM that looked like coffee grounds and also real long snake BM is this serious? I take plavix (clopidogrel) and baby aspirin. Emilie

This is Serious. Black 'coffee ground' BM which also has characteristics of being long (which could be sticky/tarry) is concerning for bleeding in the gastrointestinal tract, especially in someone on 2 anti-platelet medications which 'thins' the blood. The medical term for black stool from blood is called melena. There are also other causes for black stools, but the worrisome cause needs to be evaluated. Read more...

Should I take baby aspirin even if already on plavix (clopidogrel)?

Probably. It depends on the indication, of course. Stents, especially drug eluting stents ("medicated" stents) which are one of the major indications for plavix, (clopidogrel) require dual anti-platelet therapy, thus Aspirin is routinely given with Plavix (clopidogrel) and Plavix (clopidogrel) alone is inadequate and risky. Read more...