Should I eat before my procedure?
Can I drive home after my procedure?
Should I take my medications the day of the procedure?
Can I be sedated?
You must have a driver with you in order to receive sedation.
Where will my procedure be performed?
Are there limitations after I have my procedure?
Please contact our office if you are taking any anticoagulants or blood thinners.
Below is a list of anticoagulants currently in use. New anticoagulants are developed on a routine basis, so this list will not be comprehensive. If you see your medication below, please contact our office. If you are unsure that a medication is an anticoagulant, again please contact us.
- Enoxaparin / Lovenox
- Foundaparinux / Arixtra
- Coumadin / Warfarin
- Rivaroxaban / Xarelto
- Dabigatran / Pradaxa
- Dalteparin /Fragmin
- Abciximab / Reopro
- Clopridogrel / Plavix
- Eptifibatide / Integrelin
- Prasugel / Effient
- Tirofiban / Aggrastat
Please DO NOT stop your anticoagulants unless you have spoken with us