Posted by Ted on August 12, 2001, at 13:19:37
In reply to Re: Depakote questions, posted by geekUK on August 12, 2001, at 6:24:26
Hi MC, (and paxvox too)
The reason is because both depakote and salicylates thin the blood. There is a risk of internal hemorrhage or stroke due to increased clotting time. I would expect this risk is low in healthy people, but the PDR is stern in it warnings.
> Why the asprin/salysites thing? Is it something to do with the stomach and the enteric coating??