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Coumadin vs Astelin, a side effect and effectiveness comparison for a female patient aged 59

This is personalized comparison of Coumadin vs Astelin for a female aged 59. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

What are the drugs

Coumadin (latest outcomes from 75,085 users) has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in blood clots.

Astelin (latest outcomes from 3,042 users) has active ingredients of azelastine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergies.

What is the symptom

Drug therapeutic incompatibility (latest reports from 260 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, lyme disease, osteoporosis, depression, heart attack.

On Sep, 15, 2014: 6,698 female patients aged 54 who take the same drugs are studied in Coumadin vs Astelin

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Female54Allergies

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Coumadin warfarin sodiumBristol Myers Squibb
Astelin azelastine hydrochlorideMeda Pharms

eHealthMe real world results:

For females aged 54 (±5):

Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:

(outcome and its % of total reports)

Coumadin (Bristol Myers Squibb)Astelin (Meda Pharms)
Drug Therapeutic Incompatibility0.00%0.00%

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Coumadin (Bristol Myers Squibb)Astelin (Meda Pharms)
International Normalised Ratio IncreasedNausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)
Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)Chest Pain
Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)Headache (pain in head)
PainAnxiety
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Diarrhoea
DiarrhoeaDizziness
AnxietyVomiting
Headache (pain in head)Cough
Asthenia (weakness)Oedema Peripheral (superficial swelling)
Chest PainPain

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

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Coumadin (Bristol Myers Squibb)Astelin (Meda Pharms)
International Normalised Ratio IncreasedNasal Dryness (dry nose)
DepressionDry Eyes Aggravated (lack of adequate tears)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Anxiety
Cellulitis (infection under the skin)Upper-airway Cough Syndrome
Epistaxis (bleed from the nose)Sinusitis (inflammation of sinus)
Thrombosis (formation of a blood clot inside a blood vessel)Dizziness Exertional
Contusion (a type of hematoma of tissue in which capillaries)Migraine Without Aura (headache without neurological problems)
Diarrhoea
Hypertension (high blood pressure)
Gingival Bleeding (bleeding gums)

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Coumadin0.88%11.50%26.11%41.15%20.35%
Astelin0.00%25.00%43.75%25.00%6.25%

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Coumadin (warfarin sodium) is often used to treat blood clots. Astelin (azelastine hydrochloride) is often used to treat allergies. 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:

Recent related drug comparison:

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

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