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​Before Your Procedure

To minimize bruising, approximately 1 to 2 weeks before your appointment, you may want to stop taking the products or supplements listed below.  

If anything on the list below was prescribed by a physician for a medical condition, do NOT stop taking it.  You may call our office at 914-908-3376 for more information.

  • Advil

  • Aleve

  • Aspirin (including baby aspirin)

  • Blood thinners

  • Cinnamon

  • Fish oils

  • Garlic

  • Ginger

  • Ginkgo Biloba

  • Ginseng

  • NSAIDS (such as Motrin, ibuprofen, Aleve, Naprosyn, Celebrex)

  • Omega-3

  • Primrose oil

  • St. John's Wort

  • Vitamin E

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