Two Weeks Before Surgery
During the two weeks before your surgery, please follow these instructions:
- Stop taking all herbal supplements, Vitamin E supplements and anti-inflammatory medications (i.e. Motrin or Advil).
- Contact your primary care provider for special instructions if you take medications that act as blood thinners (i.e. aspirin, Plavix, Coumadin, Persantine, Aggrenox, Effient).
- You may take Tylenol if needed.