Review: taking Warfarin sodium and Zetia together


Summary

Drug interactions are reported among people who take Warfarin sodium and Zetia together. This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Warfarin sodium and Zetia. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 2,117 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 49,826 users)

Zetia

Zetia has active ingredients of ezetimibe. It is often used in high blood cholesterol. (latest outcomes from Zetia 26,947 users)

On Aug, 22, 2016

2,117 people who take Warfarin Sodium, Zetia are studied.


Number of reports submitted per year:

Warfarin sodium and Zetia drug interactions.

Drug effectiveness over time:

Warfarin Sodium:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 100.0% - (2 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 75.0% - (3 of 4 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 60.0% - (3 of 5 people)
  • 10+ years: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • not specified: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
Zetia:
  • < 1 month: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0% - (0 of 3 people)
  • 2 - 5 years: 71.0% - (5 of 7 people)
  • 5 - 10 years: 66.0% - (2 of 3 people)
  • 10+ years: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • not specified: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)

Drug effectiveness by gender:

Warfarin Sodium:
  • female: 50.0% - (4 of 8 people)
  • male: 70.0% - (7 of 10 people)
Zetia:
  • female: 50.0% - (4 of 8 people)
  • male: 36.0% - (4 of 11 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: 0.0% - (0 of 0 people)
  • 40-49: 0.0% - (0 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 50.0% - (1 of 2 people)
  • 60+: 66.0% - (10 of 15 people)
Zetia:
  • 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: 100.0% - (1 of 1 people)
  • 50-59: 0.0% - (0 of 2 people)
  • 60+: 43.0% - (7 of 16 people)

Most common drug interactions over time *:

< 1 month:
  • international normalised ratio increased
  • dehydration
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • renal failure acute
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • anaemia
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
  • atrial fibrillation
  • haematocrit decreased
  • nausea
1 - 6 months:
  • international normalised ratio increased
  • cerebrovascular accident
  • atrial fibrillation
  • myocardial infarction
  • pain
  • platelet count decreased
  • alopecia
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • alanine aminotransferase increased
  • aspartate aminotransferase increased
6 - 12 months:
  • nausea
  • abdominal discomfort
  • abdominal pain upper
  • arthritis
  • back pain
  • bone pain
  • diarrhoea
  • eye irritation
  • eye pain
  • eye pruritus
1 - 2 years:
  • alopecia
  • haemorrhage
  • atrial fibrillation
  • cellulitis
  • contusion
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • gastrointestinal haemorrhage
  • gingivitis
  • haemoglobin decreased
  • injection site bruising
2 - 5 years:
  • muscular weakness
  • myalgia
  • asthenia
  • back disorder
  • gastric atony
  • hernia
  • malaise
  • pain
  • abdominal pain
  • blindness
5 - 10 years:
  • haemorrhage
  • myositis
  • low income
  • myopathy
  • contusion
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • haemorrhagic stroke
  • international normalised ratio increased
  • pain in extremity
  • pulmonary embolism
10+ years:
  • cardiac failure
  • grand mal convulsion
  • migraine
  • pain
  • renal impairment
  • respiratory failure
  • unresponsive to stimuli
  • withdrawal syndrome
  • hypoxic-ischaemic encephalopathy
  • international normalised ratio increased
not specified:
  • dyspnoea
  • fatigue
  • atrial fibrillation
  • pain
  • asthenia
  • dizziness
  • anxiety
  • international normalised ratio increased
  • injury
  • fall

Most common drug interactions by gender *:

female:
  • pain
  • asthenia
  • fatigue
  • anxiety
  • dyspnoea
  • injury
  • depression
  • fall
  • atrial fibrillation
  • dizziness
male:
  • atrial fibrillation
  • dyspnoea
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • cardiac failure congestive
  • international normalised ratio increased
  • hypotension
  • oedema peripheral
  • anaemia
  • asthenia

Most common drug interactions by age *:

0-1:
  • atrioventricular block complete
  • hypertension
  • pain in extremity
  • syncope
20-29:
  • blood glucose increased
  • blood potassium decreased
  • death
  • drug ineffective
  • international normalised ratio increased
  • mental status changes
  • migraine
  • multiple drug overdose
  • sleep disorder
  • white blood cell count increased
30-39:
  • convulsion
  • asthenia
  • type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • anxiety
  • cardiovascular disorder
  • dysphagia
  • injury
  • pain
  • pain in jaw
  • weight decreased
40-49:
  • hypotension
  • pain
  • nephrogenic systemic fibrosis
  • pain in extremity
  • hypoxia
  • dyspnoea
  • overdose
  • fatigue
  • depressed level of consciousness
  • dizziness
50-59:
  • hypotension
  • pyrexia
  • pain
  • depression
  • pneumonia
  • renal failure acute
  • arthralgia
  • pulmonary hypertension
  • deep vein thrombosis
  • cholelithiasis
60+:
  • atrial fibrillation
  • dyspnoea
  • dizziness
  • fatigue
  • international normalised ratio increased
  • asthenia
  • pain
  • anxiety
  • fall
  • nausea

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

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