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Can I take serrapeptase when also taking asprin and plavix

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Can I take serrapeptase when also taking asprin and plavix because of stent placement in my heart?
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Customer: I am 75 years old and have had three stents placed in my heart in june of 2015 while suffering a heart attack. I was put on plavix and asprin. Can I use Serrapeptase?
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Muneeb Ali replied 1 year ago.

Hi,

I'm sorry to hear about your past medical history. Regarding Serrapeptase, there is an interaction between it and aspirin along with plavix. Since aspirin and plavix slow the clotting in your body, using serrapeptase with it might potentiate the effects and lead to bleeding and bruising in your body. That is why you should NOT use it on your own, the only way that you can use it is with the approval of your doctor who can monitor you for this potentially dangerous interaction.

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