My turn in A&E again!!
Had another very sore throat again after a week of visiting our son in his positive pressure room? This time it did not get better but went i...
I am so confused. Diarrhea and stomach pain return.
This week I had felt fine, so much that these days had raised me with energy to exercise me, but yesterday afternoon again had stomach pain a...
aF attack duration
I'm having AF attack now started 45 minutes ago, my heart is racing , headache dizziness I can count my pulse around 110 and pressure 120-130...
My Pacemaker experience
The letter had said no food after midnight but that you could drink unlimited black tea, coffee, water or very diluted fruit squash. I had tw...
What can I take for my Cough?
Hi everyone, I woke up on Friday morning with a sore throat and runny nose, but was unconcerned as I had the Flu Jab last month. I have got s...
The flip side of Ibrutinib; the roller coaster continues (atrial fibrillation / flutter)
The last few weeks have been pretty scary to say the least! However, warfarin cannot be prescribed together with ibrutinib, because of the la...
Apixaben What are the pros or cons
Ive had 7 PE's even while taking warfarin. I have a number of other health issues, Ive only been in my therapeutic target 51% in the last 12 ...
Any other anti coagulant?
This caused a gastric ulcer and oesophagitis and, after a diagnostic gastroscopy, Apixaban was discontinued. My INR has remained at 1 and I a...
I'm Gemma and this is my story!
However he did have to eat his words as the scans showed evidence of a couple of TIA's ( they were unable to tell when they'd happened but al...
All new and fairly young
I had an aortic aneurysm on 22nd December, massive chest pain and thunderclap headache. I am 36 and very fit......
Hello Heart Warriors, I’m Home!
Well, that was an experience, I am thinking of designing a new board game titled Grandma’s Heart Surgery. Seemingly my valve had some rheumat...
I take warfarin 5mgs a day Bisoprolol 3.5, a statin 10mgs and Omeprazol. For the last two years I have a very severe cough which causes annoy...
Warfarin Side Effects
Dear All, Following on from previous episodes of DVT's in my right calf and three instances of a PE I am now on Warfarin for life. Since taki...
I had a lot of the problems often talked about on the forums with poor appetite vomiting nausea and fatigue. My Gp put me on citalapram to he...
Admitted to hospital
Had 4w off work with extreme fatigue and dizziness. Had a CT scan, awaiting results, had a ridiculous amount of painkillers but still have a ...
Bad cough and warfarin
Hi all, I had a bad cough for the past couple of days. So far I dont have fever, thankfully....
My Life Story: Part 1 - aged 19 (Living with Lupus and Hughes Syndrome)
You know how you warm up at the beginning of a match and warm down at the end? Looking back that was the first sign that my immune system was...
Wooly head, neck pain and nausea
After a stable 12 months, I now have the symptoms listed above. ( Normaĺy take, asprin, isotard 30mg, Bisoprolol fumarate -1.25mg, ramapril 1...
I've never had this many funny turns? How often do you get them, how long do they last & do they cluster?
After the first two I had a headache, then I started seeing spots and I now I have a migraine & some nausea....
AF or not AF
Having been admitted to hospital from a&e with an irregular and racing heart rate of 150 back in March and told that I most definitely had AF...
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