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Dear doctor, I recently had angioplasty, following which i was put on a course of Clopidogrel. All seems fine and I have completed the course. My question is: how long might it take for my blood to regain its consistency and immune support ability  again?
Thanking you ,
Ken Tourle.

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Hi Kenneth,
You are all set by now. What you need to remember is that you have heart disease and will continued treatment to prevent it from getting worse.
Read this:
http://www.cardiachealth.org/ca-blog/how-long-does-heart-stent-last-do-they-need
http://www.cardiachealth.org/heart-healthy-living
http://www.cardiachealth.org/percutaneous-coronary-intervention-risks-benefits
Hope this helps,
Dr T
http://www.cardiachealth.org/

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