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Posted by: BeeBee | 2007/03/13

Flu Injection

I am taking Warfarin for deep vein thrombosis and would like to know whether I can have a flu injection and also take some anti-viral capsules. Thank you.

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Dear BB
You can have the flu injection but be careful with antiviral capsules - depends on what is in it. Things like Ginseng and St johns wort can aggravate Warfarin effect. Rather just use Echinacea.

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