Is it safe to have botox for hyperhidrosis if I am on Plavix (75mg/day) and aspirin (75mg / day)?
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- My concern is why you had the stent.
- You should ask the doctors who treated you for the condition that caused the stent and those that placed the stent - they may want you to wait a few more weeks.
- Then you can have the injections; expect some bruising as the result of aspirin and Plavix. Best wishes.
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If you are worried about possible bleeding, it should probably be okay. The needle used for injection is very small. You can always have a test spot first in a small area to see how you do.
To be sure, see two or more board certified and experienced plastic surgeons in your area for a full and complete evaluation.
I hope this helps.
Is it safe to have Botox for hyperhidrosis if on Plavix and aspirin?
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