Crawling up the wall tooth abscess
KazSumm in British Heart Foundationa year ago
I only phoned my dentist last week to find out what the procedure is due to me having AVR and needing to take antibiotics before I visit, re...
Alisbabas in British Heart Foundationa month ago
I have a throbbing tooth which has been since yesterday and I have a bicuspid valve. Should I wait until Tuesday to go to the dentist or sho...
atrialfib in AF Association2 years ago
Why has this never been highlighted,I have had crowns on my teeth for years and they need replacing never ever get round to it, my gums are ...
After Mitral Valve Repair with Annuloplasty Ring would all dental procedures require Anti-biotics be taken each visit
for first 6 months?
Advice1 in Cholesterol Support6 years ago
Colonoscopy and heart surgery
Lupin62 in British Heart Foundation2 years ago
Hello, my husband is having a colonoscopy tomorrow. We have read various things that say you need to let the team know if you are going to h...
Dentist & antibiotics
Rosanna75 in British Heart Foundation5 months ago
I had a mitral valve replacement in Nov 2018 and on the six week appointment with surgeon he reccomended to take antibiotics before going to...
Toddamus in Couch to 5K8 months ago
Morning, well I graduated back in the summer with the soul intention of getting fit before my Miral Value sugery which went well. 4 weeks in...
Infinity99 in British Heart Foundation3 months ago
Does anyone with a mechanic / artificial / prosthetic heart valve take 3g dose of Amoxicillin before having invasive dental procedures! Eve...
New member saying hello
Stillbeating in British Heart Foundation2 years ago
Hi there everyone hope this finds you all well. I'm 38 years old, two years ago I had a valve replaced (metallic) due to getting endocarditi...
Antibiotics and Warfarin
Bernie13 in AF Association4 years ago
Hello everyone, I have developed a raging ear infection in both ears, I suspect that this has been brought on by my ears being washed out at...
From Urgent to priority.
Simontaylormills in British Heart Foundationa year ago
I was placed on the urgent list for a pulmonary valve replacement and an ablation.
After a deterioration in my heart and increased i...
Tattoo or not to tattoo?
flowerpower21 in Anticoagulation UK6 years ago
Hello all. I will probably get ridiculed asking this question - but has anyone on warfarin had a tattoo (I have been on warfarin for 11years...
Life Insurance post OHS?
jonS in British Heart Foundation2 years ago
Hi all.....newbie here.
Back story....Fit and healthy, then contracted endocarditis which resulted in two new heart valves and repair to a th...
Will I ever be fit again???
Stevo1979 in British Heart Foundation2 months ago
Will I ever be fit again?? I am 4 months post AVR and most days feel great, as though I could do a lot more physical exercise than what I do...
At Her Majesty's Pleasure . . .
P0rtnahapp1e in AF Association2 years ago
Just a quick update on my incarceration. I'm still on heavy duty antibiotics, Amoxicillin and Clucloxicillin every three hours round the clo...
Issues with Furosemide.
Hedgehoglady07 in British Heart Foundation7 months ago
Hi just an update from an earlier post. I thought I was having side effects a couple of weeks ago. I continued to have them an then began t...
valg59 in AF Association4 years ago
Hi has anyone taking rivaroxaban had a tooth removed, and how long before should you stop taking it .
I think it only last in the system for...
Question Husband has artificial heart value since 2005. On warfarin+aspirin, breathing problem caused by anemia. Could aspirin be cause.
IreneMM in AF Associationa year ago
Heart specialist at time recommended aspirin & warfarin. But aspirin not on prescription, we've always just bought it, so current GP may not...
Does any of this sound femilier?
scruffycat in Ataxia UK3 years ago
I was told that during my stay in hospital, my ward was closed due to the MRSA virus. Does this happen often?
bicuspid aortic valve
000Han000 in British Heart Foundationa year ago
I have a bicuspid aortic valve, that is fully functioning. I'm just wondering do people with the same condition get out of breath easy,...
Vonnieruth in British Heart Foundationa year ago
Though I'm not in need of one as of yet I read this in paper this morning
Relatives and vegetation
Two subjects for the price of one.
Still in hospital, still having cultures grown and waiting for the Trans oesophageal echo to check my leak...
JanC56 in British Heart Foundationa year ago
Because of my Mitral Valve damage I have to be given antibiotic cover when I have certain dental treatment. I find this knocks my digestive ...
Almost afraid to write this incase I jinx my health!
Some of you may remember that I recently spent 9 weeks in hospital with sepsis/endocardi...
2 year post aortic valve and vsrfisc bypas
Kimstyles in British Heart Foundation2 years ago
Today is my two year anniversary for when I needed emergency aortic valve replaced and a cardiac bypass I was 57 this took place on Southam...
Bicuspid Aortic Valve and some.
Mary_Janet in British Heart Foundation2 years ago
I joined this forum yesterday and am finding it so useful to read all your experiences. Thank you.
My story is that I thought I was f...
rasor in Oesophageal Patients Association20 days ago
has anyone out had sepsis and pneumonia i have just come out of hospital after a month any advice would be helpful ,thsnks guys
Lyndon68 in British Heart Foundationa year ago
What are people view on warfarin?as I have to go on it soon after my op!do people have a lot of problems with it?
Furosemide side effects.
Hedgehoglady07 in British Heart Foundation8 months ago
Hi I have been on Furosemide since I was admitted with endocarditis at the end of July. I also have a leaky aortic valve. When I was in hos...
Is it really pmr?
35bump in PMRGCAuk3 years ago
I have not been in touch for sometime as have been so unwell.
My symptoms increased and health deteriorated end of last Year to early this ye...
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