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Review: could Coumadin cause Skin spots - red?

Summary: Skin spots - red could be caused by Coumadin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take Lasix, and have Depression.

We study 72,161 people who have side effects while taking Coumadin from FDA and social media. Among them, 153 have Skin spots - red. Find out below who they are, when they have Skin spots - red and more.

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Coumadin

Coumadin (latest outcomes from 75,036 users) has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in blood clots.

Skin spots - red

Skin spots - red (red spot on skin) (latest reports from 34,597 patients) has been reported by people with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, multiple myeloma.

On Apr, 11, 2014: 71,836 people reported to have side effects when taking Coumadin. Among them, 153 people (0.21%) have Skin Spots - Red. They amount to 0.44% of all the 34,527 people who have Skin Spots - Red on eHealthMe.

Trend of Skin spots - red in Coumadin reports

Time on Coumadin when people have Skin spots - red * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Skin spots - red12.50%37.50%0.00%25.00%25.00%0.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Skin spots - red when taking Coumadin * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Skin spots - red0.74%0.00%0.74%0.00%0.00%23.70%18.52%56.30%

Severity of Skin spots - red when taking Coumadin ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Skin spots - red0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Skin spots - red ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Skin spots - red0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Depression (14 people, 9.15%)
  2. Atrial fibrillation (13 people, 8.50%)
  3. Breast cancer metastatic (12 people, 7.84%)
  4. Breast cancer (12 people, 7.84%)
  5. Pain (11 people, 7.19%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Lasix (48 people, 31.37%)
  2. Neurontin (33 people, 21.57%)
  3. Toprol-xl (29 people, 18.95%)
  4. Percocet (29 people, 18.95%)
  5. Aspirin (28 people, 18.30%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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