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Is the HCG diet okay to take with warfarin?

I m probably going to be a life long user of Warfarin. I m 31 and I have been to two hematologist and I m awaiting my results of my recent tests. Both think that I ve acquired some type of blood disorder which has caused me to have 2 episodes of dvt and pe. Was on birth control since 15 same brand Ortho Novum 7/7/7. However, I ve gained a substantial amount of weight on warfarin. Both doctors think that the HCG Diet will be a good jump start to my weight loss. I ve been theraputic and will be monitoring my inr levels with self testing in a couple of weeks. Is the HCG diet okay to take with warfarin?
Asked On : Thu, 7 Apr 2011
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Normally there is no interaction between HcG and any other drugs but inspite of this it is always advisable to consult your treating physician before starting a concomittant use of hcg with other medicines.Since you are a person who is on warfarin for dvt and pe it is very important in your case to consult your physician.If he says you can use it with out any poblems you can start on HcG diet.
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Answered: Thu, 30 Jun 2011
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