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Below are five essential safety tips to consider when taking anticoagulants or blood thinners. By understanding the role of blood thinners and the adverse effects, it alerts individuals to adverse reactions requiring medical attention. Commonly prescribed blood thinners include Coumadin, Heparin, Lovenox (Low-molecular weight heparin), Aggrenox, Xarelto, and others. Physicians may prescribe blood thinners as a preventative measure, or as part of a treatment plan for individuals prone to clot formation. With this understanding, let's review some safety tips to keep mind when taking blood thinners!

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  • Alan says #
    Thank you
    Thank you for the response. I agree it is better to treat the cause rather than the symptom. I guess since I can't predict what co
  • Nurse Yenny says #
    RE:Thank you
    Hi Alan, Depending on the client's underlying condition, his/her physician prescribes specific medications for optimal therapeuti
  • Alan says #
    Blood-thinner bandage
    There is a new product that people on blood-thinners should try called qwick-aid. It stops bleeding very quickly and doesn't have
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