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Posted by: curious | 2005/12/01

should you stop taking appetite suppresents before surgery?

Should a person stop taking appetite suppresents before surgery?? I know asprin can lead to bleeding problems. Do appetite suppresents have side effects that can adversely affect surgery??

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Yes, I'd suggest not taking this before surgery. Also inform your doctor of all the meds, including over the counter products you'recently used, before your procedure.

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