Coumadin and Macular degeneration - from FDA reports
Macular degeneration 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 Atrial fibrillation/flutter. This review analyzes which people have Macular degeneration with Coumadin. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 103,193 people who have side effects when taking Coumadin from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On Apr, 26, 2017
103,193 people reported to have side effects when taking Coumadin.
Among them, 196 people (0.19%) have Macular Degeneration
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Coumadin when people have Macular Degeneration *:
- < 1 month: 0.0 %
- 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
- 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
- 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
- 2 - 5 years: 88.89 %
- 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
- 10+ years: 11.11 %
Gender of people who have Macular Degeneration when taking Coumadin *:
- female: 54.01 %
- male: 45.99 %
Age of people who have Macular Degeneration when taking Coumadin *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.0 %
- 20-29: 0.69 %
- 30-39: 0.69 %
- 40-49: 0.0 %
- 50-59: 7.64 %
- 60+: 90.97 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (19 people, 9.69%)
- Multiple Myeloma (18 people, 9.18%)
- Breast Cancer Metastatic (16 people, 8.16%)
- Osteoporosis (14 people, 7.14%)
- High Blood Cholesterol (14 people, 7.14%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Lasix (42 people, 21.43%)
- Zometa (39 people, 19.90%)
- Lorazepam (34 people, 17.35%)
- Digoxin (33 people, 16.84%)
- Decadron (31 people, 15.82%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Pain (65 people, 33.16%)
- Breathing Difficulty (62 people, 31.63%)
- Constipation (50 people, 25.51%)
- Weight Decreased (47 people, 23.98%)
- Stress And Anxiety (47 people, 23.98%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Macular degeneration when taking Coumadin?
Coumadin has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in blood clots. (latest outcomes from Coumadin 107,316 users)
Macular degeneration (painless eye condition that leads to the gradual loss of central vision) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, type 2 diabetes, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, high blood cholesterol (latest reports from 14,530 Macular degeneration patients).
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