PEs after a tummy tuck ? Where did it come from ?
Ivyp89a day ago
I had a tummy tuck June 23rd around July 3 I went to the er because I had beating pain on left side of my back ! And it hurt everytime I inh...
Rivaoxiban heavy period
Spinonea day ago
I was diagnosed pylmanary embolism in may and put in rivaoxiban. I was also in the contraceptive pill cerezette. My Haematologist told ...
Managing blood thinning
Jimbhoy133 days ago
Hi to forum.
I had a PE after a flight from uk to New Zealand and return in 2005. A blood clot in leg a few months after resulted in me bein...
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Will it happen again
Neens1234 days ago
I had a small pe after pregnancy and a cesarean in 2017. Had all my screens with blood and no clotting medical condition had been found. I a...
What happens next after a DVT in my calf/behind my knee?
pabochuff18 days ago
I had a blood clot behind my knee in Aug 2017 and another one in Nov 2017 (well, it's either the same one or a new one... the doctors can't ...
Will578 days ago
I have COPD but have just been diagnosed as have PE, clot on my right lung and they have also noticed some scarring indicating some previous...
Warfain, self testing
daisyd10 days ago
For those of us on Warfarin who self test inr with their coagucheck machine, I believe their has been a problem with the test strips recent...
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Josiehg15 days ago
So I’ve now been told that the PE that I had at Christmas is with me for life. Not sure how I feel about it at the moment. This breathlessne...
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Rlawton15 days ago
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Avwero16 days ago
What are the natural effective remedies for DVT??
My INR Reading keeps dropping.
davtay23 days ago
Good evening I’m new to this site so please be gentle.
I’ve been put on warfarin, clopidogrel and apixaban due to have a couple of strokes ,...
D dimer test abnormal
Kezza197725 days ago
I had a D dimer test Friday as I was getting shortness of breath & came back abnormal, so sent up hospital on Saturday morning for fu...
Injuries on thinners
EDBraea month ago
Just about to go to the Docs, as I think i've torn my calf muscle. Always a concern its a DVT, but I feel as my exercise is not far from a p...
motorbikea month ago
I have only had one blood test , that was April 11th . They said I had DVT and PE Mass . They said carry on for 6 months on blood thinners, ...
DVT in leg
My nephew was the same. As he had a DVT , they couldn’t plaster .
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Plaster on leg
MazzyBa month ago
I broke a bone in my foot the other week and rather than put a pot on they put a black boot on! They did say that it was because of my DVT t...
Changes to warfarin self-management by my GP surgery - any similar experiences?
BlissCa month ago
After two DVTs in 2005 and 2007 and a PE in 2007 I was diagnosed with Factor V Leiden thrombophilia and put on lifelong warfarin. In 2009, a...
A cautionary tale. Now I am feeling more like myself again...
Isla60a month ago
Never give up when you know there is something very wrong with you.
I have the energy and distance from my experience of an unexplained PE wh...
Rivaroxaban and food
mrsredbootsa month ago
When I first went on to rivaroxaban, a year ago, I got terrific indigestion, although I'm still not sure whether it was indigestion or clot ...
One Year On
It was a year ago today that I was diagnosed with a chest infection and multiple small clots on both lungs. I'm still taking rivaroxaban da...
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Focus groups- Charing Cross Hospital
Rlawtona month ago
Hi, I am a clinical trial manager at Charing Cross Hospital in London. The Vascular team are looking to run some focus groups and we are hop...
Apixaban / Sotalol / Bendroflumethiazie
Hullensiana month ago
I have been taking Apixaban for just over a year, along with Sotalol. Plus, I have been taking Bendroflumethiazide for years. My question ...
Ladies on Apixaban (and other anticoagulants)...
Ukbusybeea month ago
I’ve been on Apixaban for four weeks now and am now experiencing my first period whilst on it. I was not prepared for this! I don’t remember...
Can I do a Prp treatment when on warfarin?
karlitoz2 months ago
Hi does anyone know if I can do a prp treatment for my hair, if I am on warfarin?
My hair is thinning badly,and I want to keep as much of it ...
tezzatowns2 months ago
Hello, I have been for a number of years taking K2 and m k -7. But due to Arterial Fibulation I have been put on Warfarin this last Week an...
amhayllar2 months agoPOPULAR
So I finally got my scan results from St Thomas' Hospital London yesterday after having a vein ultrasound, MRI scan and blood taken in Febru...
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zachery2 months ago
Hi I have recently had my second DVT(lower calf) and have been prescribed Apixiban. I also have Lupus. I am into week 5, I am very fatigue...
Interesting article on recovery following a blood clot
andkin2 months ago
Have you seen this article? Has some interesting points:
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I’ve had one ‘soft provoked’ DVT 8 months ago, took apixaban for 3 months and been fine. Two days ago I started a small horizontal red patch...
Help develop NICE guidance on atrial fibrillation monitoring after a stroke
NICEGetInvolved2 months ago
NICE is looking for people with personal experience (as a patient or carer) of atrial fibrillation monitoring after a stroke of ...
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