Ask Doctor: Taking herbal medication with casprin


alvyap Patient 19 days

I am thinking of making my mom with goji berries, red dates drinks but I read red dates has the cogualant properties in it…and my mom is on casprin due to her heart problem. So is it advisable for me to start the herbal medication?

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Dr Nur Syuhada binti Zulkifli Doctor 18 days
General Practitioner

Greetings, thank you for your question.

The answer is a general description of the problem you’re having. Please click on this link (DoctorOnCall) to speak with us.

Based on the above information, we understand your concern about the problem you’re having. For your information, in patients taking casprin, the function is to prevent blood clots formation and clumping. This is in order to prevent the clump from dislodging in the heart’s blood vessels causing heart attack. If red dates drink has coagulation properties, this means it allow faster formation of blood clot, which actually works against the casprin. Therefore, you are advised to not proceed with giving the herbal medication.

For more information, please click on the link (DoctorOnCall) to contact your doctor or on the link (DoctorOnCallEPharma) to speak with our pharmacist online. We will protect your privacy. Thank you.

Last Updated: Sun Nov 24 2019 09:54:15 GMT+0800 (+08)
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