Review: could Coumadin cause Shortness of breath?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 8, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.4/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 68,272 people who take Coumadin. Among them, 5,153 have Shortness of breath. See who they are, when they have Shortness of breath and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Coumadin (latest outcomes from 75,018 users) has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in blood clots, atrial fibrillation/flutter. Commonly reported side effects of Coumadin include international normalised ratio increased, dyspnoea exacerbated, breathing difficulty, weakness, nausea.
Shortness of breath
Shortness of breath (latest reports from 1,318,793 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, asthma, rheumatoid arthritis, pain, pain relief by acupuncture.
On Mar, 2, 2014: 68,272 people reported to have side effects when taking Coumadin. Among them, 5,153 people (7.55%) have Shortness Of Breath.
Time on Coumadin when people have Shortness of breath * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Shortness of breath||23.98%||38.27%||12.76%||10.20%||7.14%||4.08%||3.57% |
Age of people who have Shortness of breath when taking Coumadin * :
|Shortness of breath||0.00%||0.00%||0.49%||2.55%||4.82%||9.17%||18.91%||64.06% |
Severity of Shortness of breath when taking Coumadin ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Shortness of breath||12.50%||50.00%||25.00%||12.50% |
How people recovered from Shortness of breath ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Shortness of breath||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Pulmonary arterial hypertension (704 people, 13.66%)
- Atrial fibrillation (404 people, 7.84%)
- Multiple myeloma (329 people, 6.38%)
- Hypertension (252 people, 4.89%)
- Pain (237 people, 4.60%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Lasix (1,427 people, 27.69%)
- Aspirin (1,157 people, 22.45%)
- Digoxin (936 people, 18.16%)
- Zometa (796 people, 15.45%)
- Tracleer (656 people, 12.73%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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