my husband had angioplamas on his upper right groin and a stent put in and they tried to surgery on the lower of his leg as well but didnt work cause his veine were too small which resulted in another surgery of amputation of his roght leg, the drs prescribed plavix at first but want him to try pradaxa.. they gave him plavix of coarse because of the concern of blood clots. he was diagnosed with peripheral vascular desease.. is the pradaxa better then the plavix/
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