Review: taking Warfarin sodium and Salmon oil together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Warfarin sodium and Salmon oil together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Warfarin sodium and Salmon oil. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 1,408 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 48,044 users)

Salmon Oil

Salmon oil has active ingredients of fish oil. It is often used in supplementation therapy. (latest outcomes from Salmon oil 29 users)

On Jul, 27, 2016

1,408 people who take Warfarin Sodium, Salmon Oil are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Warfarin sodium and Salmon oil drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Warfarin Sodium:
  • < 1 month: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 50.0% - (3 of 6 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 66.0% - (4 of 6 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 66.0% - (4 of 6 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 100.0% - (9 of 9 people)
  • 10+ years: 100.0% - (5 of 5 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
Salmon Oil:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 5 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 87.0% - (7 of 8 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0% - (0 of 7 people)
  • 10+ years: 33.0% - (1 of 3 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Warfarin Sodium:
  • female: 85.0% - (17 of 20 people)
  • male: 61.0% - (11 of 18 people)
Salmon Oil:
  • female: 50.0% - (6 of 12 people)
  • male: 16.0% - (3 of 18 people)

Drug effectiveness by age:

Warfarin Sodium:
  • 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% - (3 of 3 people)
  • 40-49: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 78.0% - (11 of 14 people)
  • 60+: 65.0% - (13 of 20 people)
Salmon Oil:
  • 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 1 people)
  • 30-39: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 50-59: 36.0% - (4 of 11 people)
  • 60+: 33.0% - (5 of 15 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • international normalised ratio increased
  • atrial fibrillation
  • hypotension
  • blood glucose increased
  • diarrhoea
  • dizziness
  • hypophagia
  • intestinal obstruction
  • malaise
  • pancreatitis
1 - 6 months:
  • hypotension
  • atrial fibrillation
  • chest discomfort
  • insomnia
  • international normalised ratio decreased
  • ulcer
  • abdominal pain
  • anaemia
  • asthenia
  • bleeding time prolonged
6 - 12 months:
  • stroke
  • dyspepsia
  • fatigue
  • loss of hair
  • malaise
  • myocardial infarction
  • vomiting
1 - 2 years:
  • cerebral thrombosis
  • eye disorder
  • headache
  • superior sagittal sinus thrombosis
  • abdominal pain
  • anaemia
  • chest pain
  • cough aggravated
  • dyspnoea
  • exhaustion, fatigue, lethargy, tiredness, weariness
2 - 5 years:
  • lightheadedness
  • muscle twitching
  • muscle weakness
  • shaking palsy
  • vertigo positional
  • myelodysplastic syndrome
  • anaemia
  • epistaxis
  • gynaecomastia
  • hair loss
5 - 10 years:
  • liver function tests nos abnormal
  • insomnia
  • ulcer
  • bleeding time prolonged
  • gynaecomastia
  • hair loss
  • puffy face
  • vision blurred
  • abdominal pain aggravated
  • anaemia
10+ years:
  • chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • death
  • burning feet syndrome
  • constipation aggravated
  • dizziness
  • erectile dysfunction
  • fatigue - chronic
  • hair loss
  • lips - chapped and dry
  • nasal dryness
not specified:
  • pain
  • dyspnoea
  • oedema peripheral
  • atrial fibrillation
  • fatigue
  • back pain
  • anxiety
  • nausea
  • arthralgia
  • asthenia

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • oedema peripheral
  • dyspnoea
  • atrial fibrillation
  • back pain
  • anxiety
  • arthralgia
  • chest pain
  • pain in extremity
  • diarrhoea
male:
  • pain
  • atrial fibrillation
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • oedema peripheral
  • nausea
  • pneumonia
  • asthenia
  • dizziness
  • flushing

Most common drug interactions by age *:

20-29:
  • gastrointestinal disorder
  • hair loss
  • hypertension
  • lips - chapped and dry
  • malnutrition
  • nasal dryness
  • nausea
  • thrombosis
  • vomiting
30-39:
  • headache
  • cerebral thrombosis
  • eye disorder
  • superior sagittal sinus thrombosis
  • catheter site inflammation
  • catheter site rash
  • catheter site swelling
  • device related infection
  • infusion site pain
  • pain in extremity
40-49:
  • pain
  • arthralgia
  • oedema peripheral
  • mitral valve incompetence
  • back pain
  • inflammation
  • musculoskeletal chest pain
  • pain in extremity
  • abdominal pain
  • abdominal pain upper
50-59:
  • dyspnoea
  • atrial fibrillation
  • asthenia
  • diarrhoea
  • chest pain
  • anaemia
  • arteriosclerosis
  • atrial flutter
  • blood creatinine increased
  • international normalised ratio increased
60+:
  • atrial fibrillation
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • oedema peripheral
  • pain
  • asthenia
  • nausea
  • international normalised ratio increased
  • chest pain
  • diarrhoea

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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On eHealthMe, Warfarin sodium (warfarin sodium) is often used to treat atrial fibrillation/flutter. Salmon oil (fish oil) is often used to treat supplementation therapy. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for and how effective they are.

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