Review: Coumadin and Curcumin
This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions when people take Coumadin and Curcumin. It is created by eHealthMe based on 9 reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
For patients like me, how are my drugs? On eHealthMe, you can research 200 million drug outcomes from FDA and social media since 1977. The results are personalized to your gender and age. Start now >>>
What are the drugs
Coumadin (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in blood clots.
Curcumin (latest outcomes) has active ingredients of turmeric. It is often used in arthritis.
On Oct, 18, 2013: 9 people who reported to have interactions when taking Coumadin, Curcumin are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Coumadin (warfarin sodium)
- Curcumin (turmeric)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Coumadin, Curcumin:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|2||Cholelithiasis (the presence or formation of gallstones in the gallbladder or bile ducts)||6|
|3||Coeliac Artery Stenosis (abnormal narrowing of coeliac artery)||3|
|4||Prostatic Specific Antigen Increased||3|
|5||Normochromic Normocytic Anaemia (forms of anemia in which the average size and hemoglobin content of the red blood cells are within normal limits)||3|
|7||Fatigue (feeling of tiredness)||3|
|8||Metastases To Bone (cancer spreads to bone)||3|
|10||Thrombocytopenia (decrease of platelets in blood)||3|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Coumadin, Curcumin:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Prostate cancer metastatic
- Multiple myeloma
- Diabetes mellitus
- Transient ischaemic attack
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Vitamin d
- Provenge suspension
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
How to use the study: print a copy of the study and bring it to your health teams to ensure drug risks and benefits are fully discussed and understood.
You can also:
- personalize this study to your gender and age
- have similar experience to share? Write a review
- ask a question to patients like you
- get notified of updates of this study
- post a comment
- request for more information from FDA
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By jim bechard: I have water retention, high blood pressure, mitral leaky valve, have had 2 by-passes.
(for a 76 year old man who has Mitral Leaky Valve, and takes Warfarin Sodium, Furosemide, Tamsulosin Hydrochloride)
Can all these drugs combined cause the water on the lung. Should I give them all up and just take natural vitamins. All my troubles started in May and I am getting worse. Can the furosemide aggravate the water on the lung, or has it caused the water on the lung?
(Number of patients like jim bechard: 2,397)
- By Krystle: Has anybody had a tummytuck after a valve replacement and taking warfarin for life ? would love to hear from your experience as how eveything went : )
(for a 29 year old woman who has Aortic Valve Replacement, Mitral Valve Repair, and takes Warfarin Sodium, Metoprolol Succinate)
Here is a short history of my operation i have had hope this helps to answer my question : ) Diagnosed with Streptococcal endocarditist with large vegetation on aortic valve ceeding to the right ventricular outflow tract Operation underwent on the 13.12.07 1. Aortic Valve replacement (22mm Medt ...
(Number of patients like Krystle: 2,079)
- By jjbaby: Can i take it while taking coumadin
(for a 50 year old man who has Taking Coumadin After Stroke And With A Fib, and takes Coumadin)
I am on Coumadin for blood clots after a recent stroke but due to sinus issues I would like to resume taking guaifenesin. Is it safe
(Number of patients like jjbaby: 1,333)
You may be interested at these reviews (what is this?):
- By Marler Spence: Healthy with myeloma
(for a 70 year old man who has Myeloma Stage I, and takes TURMERIC)
Diagnosed Feb 2010--Myeloma stage I. Now eat veggie with daily juicing and low carbs, plus supplements--B12, multi vitamins, folic acid, Turmeric, Holy Basil, Green Magma or other chlorophyll source. Sometimes Ganoderma mushrooms, cannabis juice, fresh noni juice (not fermented). I have no sympt ...
(Number of patients like Marler Spence: 45)
- By Bubloo: Subdural haematoma after administering warfarin sodium
(for a 72 year old man who has Subdural Haematoma, and takes Aspirin, Warfarin Sodium, Telmisartan; Hydrochlorothiazide, Pediapred, Prostaphlin)
My father had High blood pressure from past 30 years. He had a heart attack 5 years back and done with double angioplasty in fortis hospital , Bangalore, India. One blocked again after 2 years, reason given by command hospital was stopping ecosprin tab. Recently he collapsed twice. Doctor siting mor ...
(Number of patients like Bubloo: 2,817)
Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Coumadin (warfarin sodium) is often used to treat blood clots. Curcumin (turmeric) is often used to treat arthritis. 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:
- Curcumin is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Coumadin alternatives:
- Curcumin alternatives:
NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.
WARNING: Please DO NOT STOP MEDICATIONS without first consulting a physician since doing so could be hazardous to your health.
DISCLAIMER: All material available on eHealthMe.com is for informational purposes only, and is not a substitute for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a qualified healthcare provider. All information is observation-only, and has not been supported by scientific studies or clinical trials unless otherwise stated. Different individuals may respond to medication in different ways. Every effort has been made to ensure that all information is accurate, up-to-date, and complete, but no guarantee is made to that effect. The use of the eHealthMe site and its content is at your own risk.
You may report adverse side effects to the FDA at http://www.fda.gov/medwatch/ or 1-800-FDA-1088 (1-800-332-1088).
If you use this eHealthMe study on publication, please acknowledge it with a citation: study title, URL, accessed date.