Review: could Coumadin cause Fluid retention?
Summary: Fluid retention is found among people who take Coumadin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 2 - 5 years, also take medication Lasix, and have Primary pulmonary hypertension.
We study 72,230 people who have side effects while taking Coumadin from FDA and social media. Among them, 673 have Fluid retention. Find out below who they are, when they have Fluid retention and more.
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Coumadin has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in blood clots. (latest outcomes from 75,111 Coumadin users)
Fluid retention (an abnormal accumulation of fluid in the blood) has been reported by people with primary pulmonary hypertension, high blood pressure, diabetes, type 2 diabetes, osteoporosis. (latest reports from 18,429 Fluid retention patients)
On Feb, 15, 2015: 72,230 people reported to have side effects when taking Coumadin. Among them, 673 people (0.93%) have Fluid Retention.
Time on Coumadin when people have Fluid retention * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Fluid retention||0.00%||0.00%||16.67%||16.67%||66.67%||0.00%||0.00% |
Age of people who have Fluid retention when taking Coumadin * :
|Fluid retention||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.42%||3.37%||10.11%||15.37%||70.74% |
Severity of Fluid retention when taking Coumadin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Fluid retention||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Fluid retention ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pulmonary arterial hypertension (206 people, 30.61%)
- Atrial fibrillation (39 people, 5.79%)
- Depression (25 people, 3.71%)
- Osteoporosis (24 people, 3.57%)
- Pulmonary hypertension (22 people, 3.27%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (209 people, 31.05%)
- Tracleer (209 people, 31.05%)
- Aspirin (97 people, 14.41%)
- Digoxin (92 people, 13.67%)
- Revatio (86 people, 12.78%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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