pro-time

pro-time

see prothrombin time test.
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If patients take warfarin (Coumadin, Jantoven) or other coumarin blood thinners, they may need to do a blood test (prothrombin time, pro-time or INR) when they first start or if they need to stop taking EVISTA.
The next day, my cardiologist called to say he was sorry I had trouble with the procedure and that my pro-time was way off.
I was surprised to hear that my pro-time had fallen to 14.
We had started with a pro-time of 22 seconds, and he wanted it about 18 seconds.
Anyway, the dose was dropped, and, two weeks later, the new pro-time was reported as 22 seconds.
The second 22-second pro-time was reported with a normalization ratio that had fallen significantly from the first 22-second pro-time.