Anticoagulant

What is Anticoagulant?

Anticoagulant is a substance that works to prevent the coagulation (clotting) of blood.

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When a patient has a pacemaker inserted is the patient required to be on Coumadin or another anticoagulant the rest of their...

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Yes!

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The most common reasons for pacemakers are irregularly heartbeats termed...

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How does saw palmetto react with eliguis

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Saw palmeto potentiates antiplatelet effect and may cause bleeding.

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My hematologist said I have LUPIS InhibaterLUPIS Anticoagulant. Does this mean I have LUPIS? Did I have it all my life and not know it because it...

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no

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The term lupus anticoagulant and lupus inhibitor are misleading as most patients with a lupus...

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