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Drugs and medication for Pulmonary emboli

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Dr. Jyothi B L MD

Following a car trip, I developed pulmonary emboli (PE) in my left lung and a deep vein thrombosis (D vein behind my left knee. My legs are not healthy, varicose veins , discolorations. For the clots ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jyothi B L ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr.  Chobufo Ditah MD

and asprin a day i was nervous. Do i need ct scan to rule out pulmonary emboli? I had 7 ct already past year ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Senduran Narayanasamy MD

I had pulmonary emboli 6 weeks after gallbladder surgery in Sept of 2013. I tested positive for MTHFR heterozygous C6667 and heterozygous c1298. Also my LP-PLA2 is very elevated at 280. My ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Senduran Narayanasamy ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis MD

I had pulmonary emboli two months ago. I am currently taking coreg and lisinopril . I took Pradaxa for 6 weeks, but have discontinued a few days ago. Do you have any recommendations for me? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Panagiotis Zografakis ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Father in law is going to be put on a non- warfarin blood thinner for pulmonary emboli as soon ...'y enter them in the form on this site.Can I just get list for each of the 4 drugs listed in this... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)

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Dr.     Jnikolla MD

I developed acute right pulmonary emboli after mastectomy and axilliary node removal ... of possible further risk following the pulmonary emboli, the other has advised that radiotherapy is safe... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jnikolla ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Nauman Ali MD

I had a mirena iud inserted in august of 2009 and had it removed this past september thinking it is causing my severe pvc s, I have had pulmonary emboli due to birth control pills, however I do have a vena ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nauman Ali ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

Hi, I m a 43 yr old woman, BMI 36. I ve been feeling very tired for about 2 months. Last week I was diagnosed with multiple pulomary emboli. I also was found, on examination, to have an enlarged spleen. The last couple of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Anantharamakrishnan MD

How would you distinquish a pulmonary emboli from a heart attack during a 911 call and transport to ED? Are the symptoms different? How would the doctor know? The patient was having hypoxia. Thanks ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anantharamakrishnan ( Cardiologist)
Dr.     Jnikolla MD

I just got out of hospital 2 weeks ago. Several PEs in lung many. Had a blood work up 20 years ago because had a clot and pe from a surgery. Blood work up negative. Went to hematology my antithrombin 3 came back positive.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jnikolla ( Pulmonologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Gaurav Katiyar MD

Hi, xarelto have no affect on platelet. so there will not be changes in blood profile except for levels of Factor Xa. Regards

Niraj Modi MD

No you should not take marjuna and talk to your doctor for proper treatment suggestion. Marjuna will have masking effect on your symptoms but will need t cure it. You need cure for your issue so treat is properly Hit...

Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

There is no such medication.