How effective is Plavix for Coronary artery disease (Coronary heart disease)?
Summary: 67 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 has active ingredients of clopidogrel bisulfate. It is often used in blood clots. (latest outcomes from 69,456 Plavix users)
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) can be treated by Plavix, Aspirin, Simvastatin, Lipitor, Crestor. (latest reports from 35,177 Coronary Artery Disease patients)
On Mar, 26, 2015: 67 people are studied for taking Plavix in Coronary artery disease
Plavix effectiveness for Coronary artery disease (number of people):
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high |
Age of people who take Plavix for Coronary artery disease * :
|Coronary artery disease||0.00%||1.49%||0.00%||0.00%||1.49%||8.96%||17.91%||70.15% |
Who find Plavix more effective for Coronary artery disease?
Age of people who find Plavix more effective * :
|Coronary artery disease||0.00%||2.33%||0.00%||0.00%||2.33%||9.30%||20.93%||65.12% |
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Swollen! on Apr, 21, 2014:
About a week ago, my doctor took me off Clopidogrel Bisulfat 75mg blood thinner, which I've been taking for about two years.
I just now noticed that my feet, then ankles and now lower legs are severely swollen and my chest is tight.
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