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Is bruising a side effect of brilinta?

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had a stent implanted in carotid artery. Taking Brilinta. Having shortness of breath. Reason?

Hello, my 68 year old dad had a stent implanted in his carotic artery last friday. As a result he has been prescribed Brilinta twice a day. As a side effect, he has been suffering from shortness ...
 

Should "Brilinta" be discontinued before surgery for BPH?

I am scheduled for surgery on BPH in two weeks. The urologist said it is an easy procedure done with a laser and catheter. I am taking Brilinta for a stent recently placed. Should I discontinue use ...
 

Had heart attack. Prescribed Brilinta, Dilatren, Inspra and Nexium. Suggest

About three weeks ago I was treated in Macau after i had a heart attack . The doctors may have prescribed a couple of medicines that I do not need. They prescribed Brilinta (ticagrelor as the blood ...
 

Had heart attack. Prescribed Brilinta and Dilatren. Do I need to take these medicines for a year?

About three weeks ago I was treated in Macau after i had a heart attack . The doctors may have prescribed a couple of medicines that I do not need. They prescribed Brilinta (ticagrelor as the blood ...
 

Had heart attack. Placed two stents. Taking Brilinta, Dilatrend and Crestor. Suggest

hydrochloride tablets. The other medicine I am taking is the blood thinner, Brilinta (ticagrelor); my beta ... with the Brilinta (ticagrelor) and eplerenone, which i am told are very important for my recovery. Do you see any ...
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Taking Brilinta,aspirin, metoprolol after heart attack. Take anti-inflammatory other than Voltaren,Celebrex for shoulder blade, muscle?

I am taking Brilinta, low dose aspirin & metoprolol after a mild heart attack. Am wondering if I ... or Celebrex. I did take Voltarin 1 daily for 3 days & noticed a large bruise which appeared on one inner ...
 

Is foul smelling and loose stool caused by the side effect of medication for heart attack and diabetes?

i recently had a heart attack and also have type 2 diabetes.My new medications are brilinta,janumet,protonix, pepcid, and co-reg. I am experiencing foul smelling sewer stinking bowel movements, they are light brown ...
 

What causes chest pain and hortness of breath when on Brilinta?

I recently had two stentse done and my doctor took me off my Plavix(clopidogrel)and put on brilinta. since I have been taking this drug I have been experiencing cheast pain shortness of breath ...
 

What causes cough after undergoing angioplasty?

advice how long it will take to recover completely and is it due to medicine side effect or any other ... changed her medicine (Brilinta 90) to Plavix 75 also increased dytor 10 tablet from 1 time a day to 2 ...
 

Had stent placement in RCA, have breathlessness, dizziness. Taking brilinta. Shall I switch to plavix?

Hi, I had a stent placement in my RCA 3 days ago, since then I have been taking Brilinta and feel ... to take 300mg the first dose and then 75mg/1xday after that, I have already taken 90mg of brilinta today ...
 

What are ideal BP and heart rate for elderly after heart attack?

Am 93 had normal readings for BP cholesterol and glucose ..heart attack eight weeks ago .. Clot in small branch artery at bottom of heart .. Now on Lipitor ..coreg ..81 mg aspirin and Brilinta blood ...
 

No family history of CAD. Am diabetic. Angiogram suggests 2 stents. On aspirin, statin. Advise on the medicines.

, statin 25mg, metaprolal 25 mg and brilinta25mg.I was told to continue all these and can stop brilinta25mg ...
 

What causes black eye with puffiness?

Last night I developed a puffiness under my eye and this morning I had a huge black eye. There was no trauma involved and I do not recall being bitten by an insect. I do take Brilinta and aspirin ...
 

Can I take iron, multivitamins when on medication for heart attack?

My husband is taking the following medications following heart attack last July: Brilinta, Bisoprolol, Atorvastatin &81mg Coated ASA. He was lately prescribed Synthroid and the pharmacist told him ...
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