Review: could Coumadin cause Emotional Distress?


Emotional distress is found among people who take Coumadin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lasix, and have Coronary artery bypass . We study 78,087 people who have side effects while taking Coumadin from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,344 have Emotional distress. Find out below who they are, when they have Emotional distress and more.

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Coumadin has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from Coumadin 82,667 users)

Emotional Distress

Emotional distress has been reported by people with sleep walking, speech impairment (adult), foetal exposure during pregnancy, memory loss, stroke (latest reports from 39,186 Emotional distress patients).

On Aug, 28, 2016

78,087 people reported to have side effects when taking Coumadin.
Among them, 1,344 people (1.72%) have Emotional Distress

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Coumadin cause Emotional distress?

Time on Coumadin when people have Emotional Distress *:

  • < 1 month: 7.94 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 26.98 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 3.17 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 12.7 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 17.46 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 17.46 %
  • 10+ years: 14.29 %

Gender of people who have Emotional Distress when taking Coumadin *:

  • female: 51.23 %
  • male: 48.77 %

Age of people who have Emotional Distress when taking Coumadin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.08 %
  • 10-19: 0.75 %
  • 20-29: 2.26 %
  • 30-39: 4.69 %
  • 40-49: 12.98 %
  • 50-59: 29.65 %
  • 60+: 49.58 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Coronary Artery Bypass (192 people)
  • Multiple Myeloma (156 people)
  • Aortic Valve Replacement (114 people)
  • Pain (107 people)
  • Mitral Valve Replacement (104 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (547 people)
  • Zometa (398 people)
  • Trasylol (389 people)
  • Heparin (329 people)
  • Digoxin (288 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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