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How effective is Plavix for Coronary artery disease (Coronary heart disease)?

Summary: 66 Plavix users have rated its effectiveness for Coronary artery disease.

Overall ratings: 3.8/5
Long term ratings: 3.8/5

This is a review of how effective Plavix (clopidogrel bisulfate) is for Coronary artery disease and for what kind of people. The study is created by eHealthMe and is updated continuously.

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What is Plavix

Plavix (latest outcomes from 69,420 users) has active ingredients of clopidogrel bisulfate. It is often used in stent.

Trend of plavix reports

Coronary artery disease

Coronary artery disease (plaque building up along the inner walls of the arteries of the heart, which narrows the arteries and restricts blood flow to the heart) (latest reports from 34,943 patients) can be treated by Plavix, Aspirin, Simvastatin, Lipitor, Metoprolol Tartrate, Ramipril.

Trend of Coronary artery disease reports

On Nov, 28, 2014: 66 people are studied for taking Plavix in Coronary artery disease




Plavix effectiveness for Coronary artery disease


Long term Plavix effectiveness for Coronary artery disease

Plavix effectiveness for Coronary artery disease (number of people):

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Overall04203012
Long term
(1+ years)
0217268

Age of people who take Plavix for Coronary artery disease * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Coronary artery disease0.00%1.52%0.00%0.00%1.52%9.09%16.67%71.21%

Who find Plavix more effective for Coronary artery disease?

Age of people who find Plavix more effective * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Coronary artery disease0.00%2.38%0.00%0.00%2.38%9.52%19.05%66.67%

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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  • Is type 2 diabetes reversible after stopping plavix after a year being on the drug?
    (Asked by a 53 year old woman who has Heart Attack With Stents, and takes Metoprolol Tartrate, Protonix, Plavix)
    Can any Plavix, Protonix or Metoprolol can type 2 diabetes and can it be reversible after stopping the meds? I experience severe leg cramps in my muscles. I was on Atorvastatin for high cholesterol for 8 months before being taken off. If anyone can answer any of my questions it will be greatly appre ...

  • Does anyone get a flushed face using plavix
    (Asked by a 65 year old man who has Flushed Face, and takes Plavix )
    I started Plavix 1 week ago and since then my face has been really flushed. Has that happened to anyone else? Does it go away? Is there anything I can do to make it go away?

  • Can you drink coconut oil while on plavix
    (Asked by a 67 year old woman who has Had A Stroke Of The Optic Nerve, and takes Plavix)
    wondering if it is a good thing to take coconut oil when on plavix also can you take aloe vera juice when taking plavix?

  • Is plavix safe to take for deep veiw thrombois
    (Asked by a 47 year old woman who has Deep Vein Thrombosis, and takes Plavix)
    I still end up with a blood clot to right leg I started up on lovenox for about10 years or more I was switched because I was told it was cheaper

  • Should a 77 yr old start lipitor? ldl 96, hdl 58, total chol 169
    (Asked by a 77 year old man who has Blood Clot-artery, and takes Plavix)
    My lipid panel is all within recommended levels. The day of my lipid blood draw (5/5) I had a massive heart attack caused by a blood clot in my large artery. I was in surgery within an hour, and my post operation stress test shows no obvious damage to the heart. I read that statins result in a 3.2% ...

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    (Posted by a 67 year old man who has Metabolic Syndrome, Aortic Valve Replacement, Coronary Artery Disease, and takes Nitrostat, Acyclovir, Gabapentin, Hytrin, Metformin, Aspirin, Isosorbide Mononitrate, Ranexa, Hydrochlorothiazide, Carvedilol, Losartan Potassium)
    I have experienced moderate ED with taking multiple heart and NO meds. This has been manageable and acceptable. Cardiologist added Ranexa (Ranalozine) 3 weeks ago and I am now experiencing complete erectile and ejaculatory failure.

  • Plavix and miscarriage
    (Posted by a 46 year old woman who has Miscarriage, Stent Placement, History Of Deep Vein Thrombosis, and takes Plavix, Levothyroxine Sodium, Valtrex, Aspirin)
    I have had two miscarriages in the past two years. Both were at 5 weeks 3 days gestation. My doctors think it was my age and not the result of any of my drug regimen.

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