Plavix and dental extractions

Common Questions and Answers about Plavix and dental extractions


Avatar n tn I'm due dental work in a few weeks time and need to know how long I need to stop Clopedogrel before hand?.
Avatar n tn com/ This is a non-commercial dental phobia forum run by volunteers (both ex-dental phobia sufferers and dentists, some of whom specialize in treating anxious patients). Cheers :-) !
Avatar m tn that is the reason some people with heart disease need to have antibiotics before any dental work; however, HBP and a higher than normal HR is not indicative of heart disease. Usually the type of problem you would have as a result of an infection would be a form of dilated cardiomyopathy, myocarditis, pericarditis or endocarditis.You would have been pretty sick, more than likely in the hospital. Bottom line: your tooth didn't cause these kinds of problems.