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Q: medications after having a stent

due to 90% blockage in the RCA I now am on plavix 75mg,aspirin 81mg, lipitor40mg  daily. what nutritional supplements  can I safely take along with these

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11/23/09 5:55pm

Hi Sally,

 

Here are a few posts I recommend you review:

 

Omega 3's: How Much to Lower Cholesterol?
Heart Disease - Coenzyme Q10 - Should you be using this supplement?
Heart Disease - Do you need to supplement L-Carnitine?

 

I recommend being very caution with herbal remedies and be sure to discuss all supplements with your physician.

 

All the best,

Lisa Nelson RD

How to Lower Cholesterol in 8 Simple Steps

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