Warfarin sodium and Fainting - from FDA reports
Fainting is found among people who take Warfarin sodium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Digoxin, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter. This review analyzes which people have Fainting with Warfarin sodium. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 51,510 people who have side effects when taking Warfarin sodium from FDA, and is updated regularly.
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On May, 06, 2017
51,510 people reported to have side effects when taking Warfarin Sodium.
Among them, 829 people (1.61%) have Fainting
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Warfarin Sodium when people have Fainting *:
- < 1 month: 30.19 %
- 1 - 6 months: 32.08 %
- 6 - 12 months: 15.09 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.43 %
- 2 - 5 years: 3.77 %
- 5 - 10 years: 3.77 %
- 10+ years: 5.66 %
Gender of people who have Fainting when taking Warfarin Sodium *:
- female: 50.57 %
- male: 49.43 %
Age of people who have Fainting when taking Warfarin Sodium *:
- 0-1: 0.15 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.74 %
- 20-29: 1.03 %
- 30-39: 2.22 %
- 40-49: 6.65 %
- 50-59: 14.18 %
- 60+: 75.04 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (142 people, 17.13%)
- High Blood Pressure (76 people, 9.17%)
- Depression (47 people, 5.67%)
- Multiple Myeloma (44 people, 5.31%)
- Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (36 people, 4.34%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Digoxin (199 people, 24.00%)
- Furosemide (178 people, 21.47%)
- Lisinopril (146 people, 17.61%)
- Aspirin (116 people, 13.99%)
- Lasix (103 people, 12.42%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Dizziness (187 people, 22.56%)
- Fall (173 people, 20.87%)
- Breathing Difficulty (158 people, 19.06%)
- Weakness (151 people, 18.21%)
- Nausea (151 people, 18.21%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Fainting when taking Warfarin sodium?
Warfarin sodium has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from Warfarin sodium 54,978 users)
Fainting (loss of consciousness and postural tone) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, depression, primary pulmonary hypertension, multiple sclerosis, osteoporosis (latest reports from 73,121 Fainting patients).
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