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    Warfarin and Asprin

    I have not seen your entire story, but I am 2015/JUNE with a brand new SAINT JUDE MITRAL VALVE, some have told me, baby aspirin perhaps for life. before this surgery, I had been on regular adult aspirin for many years, i am currently taking none, my INR is suppose to be 2.5-3.5 and is becoming...
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    surgeon robbed me of my MV choice

    with all that is going on i would like you to know your one of the very few that i consider a, "breathe of fresh air". and I thank you much for that. the last part of what you said prior about beig more about money then about people really hit home with me, and hit me hard. This is a very big...
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    surgeon robbed me of my MV choice

    [Roche Coaguchek XS? you didnt mention if you intended to use it, if your not would you consider sending it to me if i pay for postage? just asking and i hope that you dont mind.]
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    surgeon robbed me of my MV choice

    epstns, i prayed that what you say is true, as it is, i will have to live with this for the rest of my life. part of what i didnt include above, HE told my wife post surgery that they didnt have the ON-X. now to me, that alone is very bad, what exactly is that suppose to mean, i ask you. and, i...
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    Doc gave me a recommendation I didn't expect

    I started another post, but would ask here if anyone knows if there is a shelf life for the saint jude mitral valves? mine was manufactured on MAY-09-2011. just asking and i think have a need to know, as this MV was installed on june-05-2015 down here in miami fla. i am not very happy with the...
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    surgeon robbed me of my MV choice

    I have an appointment with SURGEON june/30/2015 and am going to ask him why he made the choice that was, i think, suppose to be mine. has this happened to anyone else. and yes, i know for a fact that this happened. and i am not a happy camper about it, i will say though, i have prayed to god...
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    I want to start self regulating- how do I get started??

    I started to read your blog, as it is 310AM right now, it will take some time to take all in, thank you for writing it. I have been taking warfarin for a few years now, it does seem that i have, knock on wood, a irn that is fairly easy to reproduce, lucky me. i do feel blessed. matter of fact...
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    I want to start self regulating- how do I get started??

    thank you so very much for your reply, i see the one your talking about, seems there is also the "pro" and "plus", the same but cost more, whats the deal if you know.
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    I want to start self regulating- how do I get started??

    which meter, exact model,etc., is being used for those on warfarin, cost of the meter, and where to buy it, please, thank you. howard
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