Review: taking Coumadin and Chantix together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Coumadin and Chantix together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Coumadin and Chantix. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 782 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Coumadin

Coumadin has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from Coumadin 82,667 users)

Chantix

Chantix has active ingredients of varenicline tartrate. It is often used in quit smoking. (latest outcomes from Chantix 69,328 users)

On Aug, 28, 2016

782 people who take Coumadin, Chantix are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Coumadin and Chantix drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Coumadin:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Chantix:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10+ years: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Coumadin:
  • female: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Chantix:
  • female: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Coumadin:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
Chantix:
  • 0-1: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 2-9: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 10-19: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 20-29: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 60+: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • nausea
  • depression
  • vomiting
  • insomnia
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • blood glucose increased
  • pain
  • cough
  • pruritus
1 - 6 months:
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • suicidal ideation
  • suicide attempt
  • intentional overdose
  • abnormal dreams
  • aggression
  • insomnia
  • memory impairment
  • hallucination
6 - 12 months:
  • depression
  • suicide attempt
  • anxiety
  • aggression
  • abnormal behaviour
  • intentional overdose
  • mental disorder
  • insomnia
  • anger
  • emotional distress
1 - 2 years:
  • dyspnoea
  • gait disturbance
  • anxiety
  • chest discomfort
  • chills
  • depression
  • dizziness
  • energy increased
  • fall
  • fatigue
2 - 5 years:
  • bipolar disorder
  • intentional overdose
  • mental disorder
  • paranoia
  • suicide attempt
  • abnormal dreams
  • convulsion
  • dyskinesia
  • anxiety
  • depression
5 - 10 years:
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • suicide attempt
  • aggression
  • intentional overdose
  • loss of consciousness
  • exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness
  • insomnia
not specified:
  • nausea
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • vomiting
  • insomnia
  • pain
  • fatigue
  • dizziness
  • weight decreased

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • nausea
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • vomiting
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • pain
  • fall
  • dizziness
  • injury
male:
  • depression
  • insomnia
  • dyspnoea
  • nausea
  • anxiety
  • vomiting
  • fatigue
  • weight decreased
  • pain
  • arthralgia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

2-9:
  • abasia
  • arthralgia
  • bursitis
  • femur fracture
  • pain in extremity
  • stress fracture
  • cardiac disorder
20-29:
  • nausea
  • renal failure acute
  • endocarditis candida
  • urinary tract infection
  • abnormal dreams
  • arthralgia
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • coagulation time prolonged
  • contusion
  • dehydration
30-39:
  • death
  • thrombosis
  • anxiety
  • cardiac failure
  • hypoaesthesia
  • pain
  • skin discolouration
  • diarrhoea
  • injury
  • multiple sclerosis
40-49:
  • depression
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • insomnia
  • arthralgia
  • fatigue
  • vomiting
  • weight decreased
  • pain
  • herpes zoster
50-59:
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • blood glucose increased
  • insomnia
  • headache
  • diabetes mellitus
  • dizziness
  • vomiting
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
60+:
  • nausea
  • depression
  • dyspnoea
  • anxiety
  • atrial fibrillation
  • decreased appetite
  • asthenia
  • insomnia
  • vomiting
  • tremor

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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