Review: could Coumadin cause Sinus Congestion?


Sinus congestion is found among people who take Coumadin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Lasix, and have Pain . We study 78,087 people who have side effects while taking Coumadin from FDA and social media. Among them, 110 have Sinus congestion. Find out below who they are, when they have Sinus congestion 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)

Sinus Congestion

Sinus congestion (blockage of sinus) has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, pain, diarrhea, insomnia, smell - impaired (latest reports from 7,419 Sinus congestion patients).

On Aug, 25, 2016

78,087 people reported to have side effects when taking Coumadin.
Among them, 110 people (0.14%) have Sinus Congestion

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Coumadin cause Sinus congestion?

Time on Coumadin when people have Sinus Congestion *:

  • < 1 month: 80 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 0.0 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 0.0 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 20 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Sinus Congestion when taking Coumadin *:

  • female: 49.53 %
  • male: 50.47 %

Age of people who have Sinus Congestion when taking Coumadin *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 16.67 %
  • 40-49: 5.56 %
  • 50-59: 29.17 %
  • 60+: 48.61 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Pain (16 people)
  • Bone Disorder (13 people)
  • Multiple Myeloma (10 people)
  • Breast Cancer (8 people)
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (6 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (51 people)
  • Prilosec (40 people)
  • Aspirin (39 people)
  • Neurontin (32 people)
  • Lisinopril (31 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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