Review: could Warfarin Sodium cause Empyema?


Empyema is found among people who take Warfarin Sodium, especially for people who are male, 60+ old also take medication Celexa, and have Rheumatoid arthritis . We study 48,160 people who have side effects while taking Warfarin sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 10 have Empyema. Find out below who they are, when they have Empyema and more.

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Warfarin Sodium

Warfarin sodium has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in blood clots. (latest outcomes from Warfarin sodium 54,003 users)


Empyema (collection of pus in a cavity in the body) has been reported by people with rheumatoid arthritis, lung cancer - non-small cell, osteoporosis, multiple myeloma, high blood pressure (latest reports from 1,254 Empyema patients).

On Oct, 10, 2016

48,160 people reported to have side effects when taking Warfarin Sodium.
Among them, 10 people (0.02%) have Empyema

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Warfarin sodium cause Empyema?

Gender of people who have Empyema when taking Warfarin Sodium *:

  • female: 50 %
  • male: 50 %

Age of people who have Empyema when taking Warfarin Sodium *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 12.5 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 0.0 %
  • 50-59: 0.0 %
  • 60+: 87.5 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (2 people, 20.00%)
  • Prophylaxis (1 person, 10.00%)
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (1 person, 10.00%)
  • Acne (1 person, 10.00%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Zofran (4 people, 40.00%)
  • Versed (4 people, 40.00%)
  • Velcade (4 people, 40.00%)
  • Duoneb (4 people, 40.00%)
  • Celexa (4 people, 40.00%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Weight Decreased (5 people, 50.00%)
  • Pneumonia (5 people, 50.00%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (5 people, 50.00%)
  • Fatigue (5 people, 50.00%)
  • Decreased Appetite (5 people, 50.00%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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