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travellling after stent placement around heart
how long should a person wait to take a long trip by car after having stents placed
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I should think it would be fine if you stop every couple of hours to stretch your legs and walk around a bit. I was told 6 weeks for a plane flight, but that's different, involving cabin pressure etc and it's not quite so easy to keep getting up to walk around.
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If you drive, the problem will not be the stents but the side effects of the medication that you take that probably will make you feel quite tired for the first 2 or 3 weeks until your body get used to it.

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