Antiplatelet Side Effects

Antiplatelets are classified as blood thinners and prescribed to prevent blood clots in the heart, arteries, and veins. Nausea, upset stomach, itching, rash, abdominal pain, and diarrhea are the most common side effects of antiplatelets. It is very important to contact a physician if serious side effects occur. More serious side effects include heavy bleeding, unexplained bleeding, blood in urine, cloudy urine, vomiting or coughing blood, and constipation.

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