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What are the side effects of plavix?

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Posted on Tue, 19 Nov 2013 in Medicines and Side Effects
Question: I have taken 2 75mg. Plavix today (1 about 8am and 1 at 5 pm)
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Answered by Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Side effect of clopidogrel.

Detailed Answer:
Hello XXXXXXX

Thanks for the query.

Plavix ( clopidogrel ) is an anticoagulant (thrombolytic).
The normal dose is 75 -300 mg /day in few cases.

You took 75x2 , so in my opinion , this is not a cause of concern.
Good luck. Dr. HET
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Thanks so much for your answer. I was about to panic.
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Answered by Dr. Het Ram Bishnoi 12 minutes later
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You are welcome

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Hello XXXXXXX

It is my pleasure to reply . Once again good luck for your health.
Dr. HET
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