How effective is Plavix for Tia (Transient ischemic attack)?
Summary: 41 Plavix users have rated its effectiveness for Tia.
Overall ratings: 3.6/5
Long term ratings: 3.7/5
This is a review of how effective Plavix (clopidogrel bisulfate) is for Tia 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 Plavix 69,430 users)
Tia (a transient episode of neurologic dysfunction caused by ischemia (loss of blood flow)) can be treated by Plavix, Aspirin, Aggrenox, Clopidogrel, Warfarin Sodium, Coumadin. (latest reports from Tia 335 patients)
On Dec, 20, 2014: 41 people are studied for taking Plavix in Tia
Plavix effectiveness for Tia (number of people):
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- Do others have thigh pain taking plavix
I have been on plavix for 3 yrs and have thigh pain and weakness plus unstable gait and I want to go off plavix to see if that is the cuprit
- Is it safe to take both at the same time
tom had stents placed 1 1/2 ago ,,,,was only on Amlodipine Besylate 10 mg 1x a day ......and plavix and Ranitdine for heartburn... He just went to the DR and they told him to take losartan 1 time a day 50mg....Tom thought they said liptor ,,,,I recalling the Dr to make sure since I was not there at the time of this visit ,,,,,any suggestions if both high blood pressure med's are taken at the same time
- Could have birth control pills caused a lacunar infraction?
i had a ct scan done 2 months ago and it showed up with chronic lacunar infractions. I was very surprised the day before i was having a hard time getting some words out, but it has cleared up completely. I had ekg, holter montire and the echogram that puts a camera down your throat and all came back fine.
After hearing about the strokes i stopped taking the birth control pills completely. I did develop high blood pressure when i was pregnant with my duaghter 6 years ago and have been on medication for it since. I was n hte birth control pills for close to 15 years
- Is type 2 diabetes reversible after stopping plavix after a year being on the drug?
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 appreciated.
- Does anyone get a flushed face using plavix (1 answer)
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?
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