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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.

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What are the drugs

Coumadin (latest outcomes from 75,068 users) has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in blood clots.

Astelin (latest outcomes from 3,041 users) has active ingredients of azelastine hydrochloride. It is often used in allergen.

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 Jun, 16, 2014: 6,689 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)
Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)Dry Eyes Aggravated (lack of adequate tears)
DepressionAnxiety
Epistaxis (bleed from the nose)Upper-airway Cough Syndrome
Thrombosis (formation of a blood clot inside a blood vessel)Sinusitis (inflammation of sinus)
Contusion (a type of hematoma of tissue in which capillaries)Dizziness Exertional
Cellulitis (infection under the skin)Migraine Without Aura (headache without neurological problems)
Diarrhoea
Abdominal Pain
Hypertension (high blood pressure)

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Coumadin0.90%11.71%26.13%40.54%20.72%
Astelin0.00%25.00%43.75%25.00%6.25%

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

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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 allergen. 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.

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