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Good Afternoon Doctor,
I am a registered nurse and an expert on epilepsy on this site.
Now I have question.
On Friday I was diagnosed as having gastric ulcers from daily low dose ASA.
The diagnosis was made via endoscopy.
I was immediately taken off my daily 81mg asa and started on Prilosec 40mg.
The problem is that I have a strong family history of coronary artery disease, although I have not developed any symptoms.  I am 71 years old and in great shape.
Question - are there substitutes for asa to prevent clots, either supplements or foods or medications that will not inhibit ulcer healing. (Rutin???)
Thanking you in advance,
Barbara

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Hello Barbara,

There are several medicines;  epifibatide, dipyridamole, prasugrel and tirofiban are four.  An alternative supplement is called boluoke .I'm supposed to get the website for boluoke and will send it to you.  Foods I know nothing about.  Since you're asymptomatic at age 71, your risk of coronary disease is low.

Best wishes.


Subject: Re: boluoke
Date: Tuesday, February 19, 2013 9:35 AM
From: Penny & Phil Holladay <pbhpch@gmail.com>
To: David Richardson <davidr1925@gmail.com>
Conversation: boluoke

One site is www.canadarna.com/b-buluoke_faq.htm

Please note the misspelling of boluoke, but that is how it is spelled on the
email address.

Another article, Barbara:
/Users/davidrichardson6/Desktop/prasugrel vs copiogrel.webarchive

Turns out this is a very controversial subject, doesn't it?



I still suggest you google or bing the word boluoke as you will see several
references.

It is quite costly.   I take 2, not the suggested 3, a day.  I pay $550 for
360 capsules.

Penny



----- Original Message -----
From: "David Richardson" <davidr1925@gmail.com>
To: <pbhpch@gmail.com>
Sent: Monday, February 18, 2013 9:37 PM
Subject: boluoke


> Please send me the web site on boluoke.
>
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Expertise

Adult heart function and disease. Not very good about children lesss than 12. Hypertension is o.k. Heart rhythm a special interest.

Experience

Certified in cardiology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. Was chairman of division of cardiology at the Medical College of Virginia. Am now mostly retired.

Organizations
Fellow of American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology and member of American Physiological Society..

Publications
Circulation, American Heart Journal, Hypertension.

Education/Credentials
M.D. from Harvard Medical School. Residency training at Yale Uhniversity School of Medicine and Medical College of Virginia.

Awards and Honors
Gold Heartt Award from American Heart Association in 1995.

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