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Is it safe to take ginko biloba when on anti co agulant

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is it safe to take ginko biloba when on anti co agulant prsadaxa for af
JA: The Doctor can help. To begin, have you used Pradaxa or anything similar before?
Customer: i wason warfrin now on dabigratin ie pradaxa
JA: Thanks for that. Have you seen a doctor about this?
Customer: no
JA: Thank you so much for your answers. Finally, is there anything else in your medical history the Doctor should know?
Customer: no have full details re stroke years ago main probs atril fib atril flutter, and a couple of other heart related things.

Greetings,
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I understand your concern.

Gingko biloba can increase the bleeding tendency.

It would be better to avoid taking it with Pradaxa.

I hope this information will be helpful.

If you have any query, please feel free to ask.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
was on warfarin,ps i also have cerebrovascular disease and ectopic beats otherwise pretty fit! get different answers from each doctor know i couldnt take gb when on warfarin but dont know about new anti co ag.

It will have the same effect with new anti coagulant.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
as iam in uk and have serious hearing difficulties much as i would love a phone call but dont think it feasable but thank you.

You are welcome.

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