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Post partum Cardiomyopathy on Warfarin with episode of chest pain,adverse effects of coumadin - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   i am taking coumadin...i am having chest it possible to have a heart attack while taking coumadin?
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   Pl proceed
User :   i am taking coumadin...i am having chest it possible to have a heart attack while taking coumadin?

Doctor :   Coumadin has some adverse effects

Doctor :   which can indirectly leads to chest pain
Doctor :   but why are you taking the coumadin
User :   PE
Doctor :   Are you on a regular follow up with the doctor
User :   yes
Doctor :   When was the last INR done
User :   a few days ago
User :   it was 2.1
Doctor :   INR 2.1 is ok
User :   so it is not possible to have a heart attack
Doctor :   Not at that
Doctor :   INR
Doctor :   The chest pain is due to a different thing
Doctor :   May i knwo your age
User :   BUT i have been sick and off coumadin for 7 days
Doctor :   gender
User :   i am a 30 year old owman
Doctor :   Do you mean you are not taking coumadin
User :   with peri partum cardio myopathy and CHF
Doctor :   When was the last episode of PE
User :   one year ago
Doctor :   So it for the secondary prophylaxis
Doctor :   I need to take a detailed

Doctor :   history to know what is happening
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Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Since your case has few complications

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