Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Medications

DO NOT TAKE

NON-STEROIDAL ANTI-INFLAMMATORY AGENTS (OFF FOR 4 FULL DAYS PRIOR TO PROCEDURE)

The list below includes but is not limited exclusively to these medications. Please check with your pharmacist to make sure your medications are not a NSAID.

Advil
Aleve
Anaprox
Ansaid
Argesic SA
Arthag
Arthropain
Arthrag
Arthopain
Arthrotec
Cataflam
Clinoril
Daypro
Disalcid
Doans
Dolobid
Duract
Duexis
Feldene
Ibuprofen
Indocin
Indomethacin
Lodine
Meloxicam (Mobic)
Midol
Mobic
Monogesic
Motrin
Nalfon
Nalprelan
Naprosyn
Naproxen
Nuprin
Orudis
Oruvail
Pamprin
Ponstel
Relafen
Salflex
Salgesic
Salsitab
Tolectin
Vimovo
Trental
Trilisate
Vicoprofen
Voltaren
Flector Patch
Nabumetone
Herbal Supplements

Other Medication Instructions:

  • Pradaxa (Stop up to 3 to 5 days-as ordered by cardiologist on clearance letter)
  • Celebrex (stop for 48 hours prior to procedure)
  • Aggrenox (stop for 10 days prior to procedure)
  • Plavix (stop for 7 days prior to procedure)
  • Xarelto (Stop for 3 days prior to procedure)
  • Elmiron (stop for 48 hours prior to proedure)
  • Pletal (stop for 48 hours prior to procedure)
  • Miradon (stop for 72 hours prior to procedure)
  • Herapin SQ (stop for 12 hours prior to procedure)
  • Lovinox (.5mg stop for 12 hours prior and >.5mg stop for 24 hours prior to procedure)
  • Coumadin (stop 5 to 7 days prior to procedure)
  • Effient or Prasugrel ( stop 7 days prior to procedure)
  • Toradol (stop for 48 hours prior to procedure)
  • TPA Infusion (100mg should be out of system in 2 days)

***DO NOT STOP ANY PRESCRIBED BLOOD THINNING UNTIL WE HAVE RECEIVED CLEARANCE FROM YOUR DOCTOR AND WE WILL CALL YOU.