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Antarctic Krill Oil vs Coumadin for a male patient aged 77

Summary: 14,108 male patients aged 77 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Antarctic Krill Oil vs Coumadin for a male aged 77. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Antarctic krill oil (latest outcomes from 20 users) has active ingredients of krill oil.

Coumadin (latest outcomes from 75,114 users) has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in blood clots.

On Apr, 3, 2015: 14,108 male patients aged 74 who take the same drugs are studied in Antarctic Krill Oil vs Coumadin

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male74Atrial Fibrillation

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Antarctic Krill Oil krill oilnot specified
Coumadin warfarin sodiumBristol Myers Squibb

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 74 (±5):

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Antarctic Krill OilCoumadin (Bristol Myers Squibb)
Loss Of Bladder ControlInternational Normalised Ratio Increased
DiarrhoeaAtrial Fibrillation
NeutropeniaDyspnoea
ChillsDizziness
PancytopeniaNausea
NeurotoxicityAsthenia
AnemiaHypotension
Cardiac Failure Congestive
Fatigue
Fall

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Antarctic Krill OilCoumadin (Bristol Myers Squibb)
PancytopeniaInternational Normalised Ratio Increased
NeurotoxicityAnaemia
Haemorrhage
Gastric Haemorrhage
Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage
Fall
Dizziness
Dyspnoea
Epistaxis
Pneumonia

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Antarctic Krill Oil0.00%12.50%75.00%12.50%0.00%
Coumadin3.21%11.23%24.60%45.45%15.51%

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On eHealthMe, Coumadin (warfarin sodium) is often used to treat blood clots. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

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NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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