Review: Coumadin and Chantix
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Coumadin and Chantix. It is created by eHealthMe based on 712 people who take the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
On Apr, 1, 2014: 712 people who reported to have interactions when taking Coumadin, Chantix are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Coumadin (warfarin sodium)
- Chantix (varenicline tartrate)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Coumadin, Chantix:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Nausea (feeling of having an urge to vomit)||344|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||279|
|Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||148|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Coumadin, Chantix:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Paranoia (psychotic disorder characterized by delusions of persecution with or without grandeur)||14|
|Loss Of Consciousness||12|
|Mental Disorder (a psychological term for a mental or behavioural pattern or anomaly that causes distress or disability)||10|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Smoking cessation therapy
- Anticoagulant therapy
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Coumadin (warfarin sodium) is often used to treat blood clots. Chantix (varenicline tartrate) is often used to treat quit smoking. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.
What is the drug used for and how effective is it:
- Coumadin is used in:
- Chantix is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Coumadin alternatives:
- Chantix alternatives:
Comments from related studies:
From this study (4 years ago):
In spite of not eating green foods or taking NSAIDS, my INR is either way low or way high (1.3-6.1) I cannot seem to get this stabalized and have had increasing clotting in my left leg as a result. Could it be the tramadol? If so, what else could I take for fairly severe pain from arthritis and fibromyalgia? Thanks.
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- I have been taking prozak for 3 months and have now been diagnosed with sinus brady cardia
I have been taking Prozac for 3 months and have started having trouble breathing since 30 days afterwards but much worse in the last month or so. Went for a EKG and was diagnosed with sinus bradycardia.
- Is it safe to use juice plus whilst taking warfarin
Is it safe to take the two together? As I have heard that juice plus can help people with dvt but I have also heard that it can hinder them what is the truth?
- Can i take any pain medicine with coumadin
What pain medicine can I take with Coumadin I've only been on it for two days and am not sure if I can take any pain medicine
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- Mental or emotional symptoms of warfarin sodium
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