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Coumadin vs. Pletal for Blood Clots

Coumadin

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Other Names: Warfarin   Jantoven   Warfin   Marevan

Pletal

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/ 331 posts
Other Names: Cilostazol
Rating: 3 out of 5
Based on 65,558 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Based on 331 patient discussions on healthcare websites and blogs
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Warfarin (also known under the brand names Coumadin, Jantoven, Marevan, Lawarin, Waran, and Warfant) is an anticoagulant. It is most likely to be the drug popularly referred to as a "blood thinner," yet this is a misno... Read more on Wikipedia
Cilostazol is a medication used in the alleviation of the symptom of intermittent claudication in individuals with peripheral vascular disease. It is manufactured by Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co. under the trade name Pletal.Although drugs similar to ... Read more on Wikipedia
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By Diane Short
May 15, 2014
Diane Short wrote
Coumadin and Cherry juice
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April 26, 2014
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Coumadin/hematoma
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What patients are saying about Coumadin vs. Pletal

17 patient discussions from healthcare websites and blogs
people that take 2.5 mg. Coumadin daily and stay in range...
...I know people that take 2.5 mg. Coumadin daily and stay in ...of things. Just like, I was on Pletal in the hospital and ...discharged from the hospital, MD wanted to start me on Pletal. Acted...
in his legs, and the pletal apparently helps increase the...
...the vascular surgeon put her husband on Plavix and Pletal. The plavix is similar to coumadin, and keeps the blood ...vascular areas in his legs, and the pletal apparently helps increase the cir...
Close monitoring by MD is essential with this Coumadin...
I am on celebrex for 14 days due ...my best choice with the Coumadin and Pletal I currently take. Today had ...Close monitoring by MD is essential with this Coumadin...
Also if he is not on Pletal ( prevents platelets from...
...good ones out there out there. Also if he is not on Pletal ( prevents platelets from forming a clot and dilates ...platelets from forming a clot) or Coumadin?.......you do need to talk to...
be comfortable. Kudos especially to coumadin, pletal, and...
...And without a few others, I would not be comfortable. Kudos especially to coumadin, pletal, and...
plavix/coumadin/pletal/heparin that is being prescribed by...
...considered, but the patient is currently on anticoagulation plavix/coumadin/pletal/heparin that is being prescribed by ...anticoagulation held for 5 days for coumadin and 7 days for plavix...
left then maintain on Pletal. I'm so far thrilled with...
Hi Ken, I have been on Xarelto for the past two ...months left then maintain on Pletal. I'm so far thrilled with ...It's so much better than warfarin/coumadin.I wish you the best in...
Pletal, Coumadin, Colestid, Ultram, Zantac, Lipitor,...
...drugs:Albuterol Inhaler, Advair 250/50,Flonase, Enablex, Pletal, Coumadin, Colestid, Ultram, Zantac, Lipitor, Tylenol,...
Isobid \" 120 mg q.d., Pletal 100 mg b.i.d., and a stool...
...\" Isobid \" 120 mg q.d., Pletal 100 mg b.i.d., and a stool softener. He also has been on Coumadin for deep vein thrombosis and takes baby aspirin....
my usual dose of 7.5 Coumadin. I took a 325 mg. Aspirin....
...my usual dose of 7.5 Coumadin. I took a 325 mg. ...to go back on the Coumadin. I questioned this in detail ...is going to work for me instead of the Coumadin. I have been scared about this al...
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