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Avoiding blood thinners to stop bleeding - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   hello?
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   I have a problem with my nose that caused me to bleed
Doctor :   when u had nose bleed
User :   the doctor burned the blood vessels to prevent bleeding from now on
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Weight and Height.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   when was it done
User :   18 male single 130 5'10
Doctor :   how months of years back
User :   this morning
User :   my question is he told me not to take any blood thinners
Doctor :   ok
User :   does that include marijuana?
Doctor :   yes u should not
Doctor :   strict avoid any drugs
Doctor :   it will not good for ur health
User :   i understand that but if i was to do it would it cause my nose to bleed
User :   hello?
Doctor :   Trouble remembering things
Altered time perception
Doctor :   Dry mouth
Decreased coordination Increased heart rate
Altered pulmonary status
Altered body temperature
Reduced muscle strength
Decreased cerebral blood flow
Increased food consumption
User :   i have smoked before and i know the effects
Doctor :   Anxiety and panic
Altered libido Possible suicidal ideation
Poor sense of time
Worsened short-term memory
Addictive behaviors
Amotivational syndrome
Doctor :   these aee the side effects
User :   my question is whether it will make my nose to bleed
Doctor :   cant say
User :   is it a blood thinner?
Doctor :   it will increase heart rate
Doctor :   if u have bleed
Doctor :   it will worsen
Doctor :   no u should not take any blood thinner
Doctor :   they wil decrease the platelet count
Doctor :   and cause increase in bleeding
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