Skip to content

    Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Plavix oral.

    Overall User Ratings

    1054 Total User Reviews

    User Reviews

    «Previous 341-345 of 392 Next»
    Condition: Treatment to Prevent a Blood Clot in a Vascular Stent
    9/12/2008 11:01:52 PM

    Reviewer: mike, 35-44 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 1

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 1

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 1

    Comment:
    i was on plavix for 5 weeks be4 hives showed up head to toe at different times.i stopped taking but still have hives 4 about 3 or 4 days.i found benadryl allergy ultra tabs they are solid pink-the capsules dont work as well.doctor said i had to keep taking i told dr to take it for me i'll watch. dont take asprin but every 3 days.hope this info helps somebody

    Condition: Treatment to Prevent a Blood Clot in a Vascular Stent
    9/1/2008 12:15:07 AM

    Reviewer: BOULDER , 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    I HAVE USED THIS MEDICINE FOR OVER A YEAR NOW.. AND TO MY KNOWLEDGE IT HAS DONE ITS JOB .. EASY FOR ME TO TAKE WITH MY OTHER MEDS.. MY BLOOD WORK RECIENTLY WAS LDL WAS OVER LEVEL 70.. I NEED TO BRING IT DOWN TO THAT LEVEL..

    Condition: Treatment to Prevent a Blood Clot in a Vascular Stent
    8/28/2008 10:44:31 PM

    Reviewer: fhumnat@aol.com, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 5

    Comment:
    Have taken since stent insertion Jan. 2007. No bleeding or bruising problems. Never considered sore muscles, joints and cramping from plavix till I read the reviews. Also had noticed forgetfullness and slight confusion at times. Attributed it to turning 65 until I read reviews. Howerer it is also attributed to long term use of lipitor. Scheduled to see doctor at Cleveland Clinic in Jan. 2009.

    Condition: Treatment to Prevent a Blood Clot in a Vascular Stent
    8/24/2008 11:08:58 AM

    Reviewer: judithaernst@aol.com, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 5

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 2

    Comment:
    Had 2 stents put in in 2002 (95% and 90% blockages) and have been on it until I just stopped 4 months ago. Besides the easy bleeding and bruising, I suffer from fatigue which is getting worse. My hands and feet are always hot and painful. My knees are swelling and hurting. If I sit for a while, I stiffen up and can hardly get back on my feet. It eases up once I start moving, but with working ... Show Full Comment

    Condition: Treatment to Prevent a Blood Clot in a Vascular Stent
    8/21/2008 7:18:27 PM

    Reviewer: theo, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

    Effectiveness

    Current Rating: 4

    Ease of Use

    Current Rating: 5

    Satisfaction

    Current Rating: 4

    Comment:
    Have trouble with getting blood to clot after being off of medication 10 days

    «Previous 341-345 of 392 Next»

    Ask the pharmacist

    Questions about medications? Get expert answers by video or live chat about allergies, pregnancy, sleep, and more.
    See the Ask the Pharmacist event schedule.

    Ask a Question

    Popular Slideshows & Tools on WebMD

    disciplining a boy
    Types, symptoms, causes.
    fruit drinks
    Eat these to think better.
    Balding man in mirror
    Treatments & solutions.
    No gym workout
    Moves to help control blood sugar.
    Remember your finger
    Are you getting more forgetful?
    acupuncture needle on shoulder
    10 tips to look and feel good.
    Close up of eye
    12 reasons you're distracted.
    birth control pills
    Which kind is right for you?
    embarrassed woman
    Do you feel guilty after eating?
    woman biting a big ice cube
    Habits that wreck your teeth.
    pacemaker next to xray
    Treatment options.
    Pink badge on woman chest to support breat cancer
    Myths and facts.

    Newsletters

    Subscribe to free WebMD newsletters.

    • WebMD Daily

      WebMD Daily

      Subscribe to the WebMD Daily, and you'll get today's top health news and trending topics, and the latest and best information from WebMD.

    • Men's Health

      Men's Health

      Subscribe to the Men's Health newsletter for the latest on disease prevention, fitness, sex, nutrition, and more from WebMD.

    • Women's Health

      Women's Health

      Subscribe to the Women's Health newsletter for the latest on disease prevention, fitness, sex, diet, anti-aging, and more from WebMD.

    By clicking Submit, I agree to the WebMD Terms & Conditions & Privacy Policy and understand that I may opt out of WebMD subscriptions at any time.

    WebMD the app

    Get trusted health information. Whenever. Wherever... with your iPhone, iPad or Android.

    Find Out More
    IMPORTANT: About This Section and Other User-Generated Content on WebMD

    The opinions expressed in WebMD User-generated content areas like communities, reviews, ratings, or blogs are solely those of the User, who may or may not have medical or scientific training. These opinions do not represent the opinions of WebMD. User-generated content areas are not reviewed by a WebMD physician or any member of the WebMD editorial staff for accuracy, balance, objectivity, or any other reason except for compliance with our Terms and Conditions. Some of these opinions may contain information about treatment or uses of drug products that have not been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. WebMD does not endorse any specific product, service, or treatment.

    Do not consider WebMD User-generated content as medical advice. Never delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice from your doctor or other qualified healthcare provider because of something you have read on WebMD. You should always speak with your doctor before you start, stop, or change any prescribed part of your care plan or treatment. WebMD understands that reading individual, real-life experiences can be a helpful resource but it is never a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment from a qualified health care provider. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or dial 911 immediately.