Warfarin sodium and Shortness of breath - from FDA reports
Shortness of breath is found among people who take Warfarin sodium, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Digoxin, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter. This review analyzes which people have Shortness of breath 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 Apr, 19, 2017
51,510 people reported to have side effects when taking Warfarin Sodium.
Among them, 2,937 people (5.7%) have Shortness Of Breath
Number of reports submitted per year:
Time on Warfarin Sodium when people have Shortness Of Breath *:
- < 1 month: 31.54 %
- 1 - 6 months: 30.2 %
- 6 - 12 months: 6.71 %
- 1 - 2 years: 9.4 %
- 2 - 5 years: 12.75 %
- 5 - 10 years: 7.38 %
- 10+ years: 2.01 %
Gender of people who have Shortness Of Breath when taking Warfarin Sodium *:
- female: 50.04 %
- male: 49.96 %
Age of people who have Shortness Of Breath when taking Warfarin Sodium *:
- 0-1: 0.0 %
- 2-9: 0.0 %
- 10-19: 0.49 %
- 20-29: 1.63 %
- 30-39: 3.83 %
- 40-49: 7.05 %
- 50-59: 14.92 %
- 60+: 72.08 %
Top conditions involved for these people *:
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (395 people, 13.45%)
- Primary Pulmonary Hypertension (179 people, 6.09%)
- High Blood Pressure (151 people, 5.14%)
- Multiple Myeloma (127 people, 4.32%)
- Pain (92 people, 3.13%)
Top co-used drugs for these people *:
- Digoxin (639 people, 21.76%)
- Furosemide (566 people, 19.27%)
- Aspirin (503 people, 17.13%)
- Lasix (441 people, 15.02%)
- Lisinopril (374 people, 12.73%)
Top other side effects for these people *:
- Fatigue (600 people, 20.43%)
- Chest Pain (594 people, 20.22%)
- Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (508 people, 17.30%)
- Weakness (504 people, 17.16%)
- Pain (486 people, 16.55%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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Do you have Shortness of breath 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)
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