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It is important to know that any time you are placed on blood-thinning medication, there is an increased risk for bleeding problems. Bleeding problems can be as minor as unexplained nosebleeds or bruising to serious internal bleeding or a stroke. Your doctor will routinely check your blood's ability to clot to minimize the risk of these complications developing.
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