Review: taking Coumadin and Lunesta together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Coumadin and Lunesta together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Coumadin and Lunesta. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 639 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 73,270 users)

Lunesta

Lunesta has active ingredients of eszopiclone. It is often used in insomnia. (latest outcomes from Lunesta 16,088 users)

On Jul, 22, 2016

639 people who take Coumadin, Lunesta are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Coumadin and Lunesta drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Coumadin:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 100.0% - (6 of 6 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 100.0% - (2 of 2 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)
Lunesta:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 14.0% - (1 of 7 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Coumadin:
  • female: 88.0% - (8 of 9 people)
  • male: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
Lunesta:
  • female: 30.0% - (3 of 10 people)
  • male: 0.0% - (0 of 3 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: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 50-59: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 60+: 85.0% - (6 of 7 people)
Lunesta:
  • 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: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 60+: 0.0% - (0 of 8 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • somnolence
  • blood pressure decreased
  • drug ineffective
  • dysphagia
  • general physical health deterioration
  • injection site haemorrhage
  • lower respiratory tract infection
  • urinary tract infection
  • subcutaneous haematoma
  • anticoagulation drug level above therapeutic
1 - 6 months:
  • drug effect decreased
  • international normalised ratio increased
  • dizziness
  • dysgeusia
  • blood pressure systolic decreased
  • bronchitis
  • cardiac output decreased
  • drug ineffective
  • face injury
  • fall
6 - 12 months:
  • hypersensitivity pneumonitis
  • interstitial lung disease
  • dizziness
  • fall
  • drug ineffective
  • dyspnoea
  • hypovolaemia
  • laceration
  • syncope
  • insomnia
1 - 2 years:
  • hypersensitivity pneumonitis
  • interstitial lung disease
  • drug ineffective
  • dysgeusia
  • initial insomnia
  • insomnia
  • somnolence
2 - 5 years:
  • urosepsis
  • chest pain
  • diarrhoea
  • neutropenic sepsis
  • renal failure acute
  • thrombocytopenia
5 - 10 years:
  • chest pain
  • neutropenic sepsis
10+ years:
  • binge eating
  • dizziness
  • fatigue - chronic
not specified:
  • dyspnoea
  • pain
  • nausea
  • insomnia
  • fall
  • chest pain
  • drug ineffective
  • dizziness
  • atrial fibrillation
  • osteonecrosis of jaw

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • dysphagia
  • general physical health deterioration
  • constipation
  • deformity
  • osteonecrosis of jaw
  • urinary tract infection
  • insomnia
  • infection
male:
  • drug ineffective
  • insomnia
  • atrial fibrillation
  • dizziness
  • nausea
  • dyspnoea
  • fall
  • fatigue
  • chest pain
  • mitral valve incompetence

Most common drug interactions by age *:

20-29:
  • back pain
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • erythema
  • hypoaesthesia
  • iliac artery embolism
  • joint swelling
  • oedema peripheral
  • pain in extremity
  • sciatica
  • spider vein
30-39:
  • nausea
  • chest pain
  • renal failure
  • vomiting
  • atrial fibrillation
  • atrioventricular block complete
  • endocarditis
  • pain
  • sepsis
  • fluid overload
40-49:
  • cholecystitis acute
  • atrial fibrillation
  • dizziness
  • mitral valve incompetence
  • aortic valve calcification
  • cardiac failure
  • hypokalaemia
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • loss of consciousness
  • fall
50-59:
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • pain in extremity
  • anxiety
  • nervousness
  • paraesthesia
  • deformity
  • hypoaesthesia
  • phlebitis
  • fall
60+:
  • drug ineffective
  • insomnia
  • international normalised ratio increased
  • dyspnoea
  • somnolence
  • urinary tract infection
  • chest pain
  • nausea
  • atrial fibrillation
  • dizziness

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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