Review: taking Warfarin sodium and Alcohol together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Warfarin sodium and Alcohol together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Warfarin sodium and Alcohol. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 71 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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Warfarin Sodium

Warfarin sodium has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from Warfarin sodium 53,624 users)

Alcohol

Alcohol has active ingredients of alcohol. It is often used in alcoholism. (latest outcomes from Alcohol 6,386 users)

On Sep, 15, 2016

71 people who take Warfarin Sodium, Alcohol are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Warfarin sodium and Alcohol drug interactions.

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • lung infection
  • road traffic accident
  • vision blurred
  • alcohol interaction
  • amnesia
  • cough
  • electrocardiogram qt prolonged
  • heart rate increased
1 - 6 months:
  • international normalised ratio increased
  • alcohol use
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
1 - 2 years:
  • amnesia
  • road traffic accident
not specified:
  • international normalised ratio increased
  • fall
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • arrhythmia
  • pyrexia
  • atrial fibrillation
  • caecitis
  • colitis ischaemic
  • feeling abnormal

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • arrhythmia
  • caecitis
  • colitis ischaemic
  • hypersensitivity
  • pyrexia
  • renal impairment
  • hypocalcaemia
  • intentional overdose
  • sepsis
  • tetany
male:
  • international normalised ratio increased
  • fall
  • fatigue
  • nausea
  • atrial fibrillation
  • feeling abnormal
  • haematuria present
  • subdural haematoma
  • alcohol interaction
  • arthralgia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

10-19:
  • accidental overdose
  • alcohol interaction
20-29:
  • anaemia
  • aortic aneurysm
  • aortic arteriosclerosis
  • aortic calcification
  • arteriosclerosis coronary artery
  • arthritis
  • astigmatism
  • atelectasis
  • back pain
  • basal cell carcinoma
30-39:
  • caecitis
  • colitis ischaemic
  • hypersensitivity
  • sepsis
  • abdominal pain upper
  • arrhythmia
  • chest discomfort
  • diarrhoea
  • drug abuse
  • drug ineffective
40-49:
  • hypocalcaemia
  • tetany
  • febrile bone marrow aplasia
  • international normalised ratio increased
  • alcohol use
  • completed suicide
  • gingival bleeding
  • haematuria present
  • rectal bleeding
50-59:
  • abdominal pain upper
  • angina unstable
  • anxiety
  • arrhythmia
  • chest pain
  • cough
  • crohn's disease
  • decreased appetite
  • dehydration
  • depression
60+:
  • fatigue
  • atrial fibrillation
  • international normalised ratio increased
  • arthralgia
  • fall
  • rhabdomyolysis
  • haematuria present
  • agitation
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • circulatory collapse

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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