Review: could Warfarin Sodium cause Stomach Ulcer?


Stomach ulcer is found among people who take Warfarin Sodium, especially for people who are male, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take medication Aspirin, and have Atrial fibrillation . We study 47,969 people who have side effects while taking Warfarin sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 352 have Stomach ulcer. Find out below who they are, when they have Stomach ulcer and more.

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Warfarin Sodium

Warfarin sodium has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from Warfarin sodium 49,826 users)

Stomach Ulcer

Stomach ulcer has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, hypotension, thrombocytopenia, diarrhea, malaise (latest reports from 33,933 Stomach ulcer patients).

On Aug, 20, 2016

47,969 people reported to have side effects when taking Warfarin Sodium.
Among them, 352 people (0.73%) have Stomach Ulcer

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Warfarin sodium cause Stomach ulcer?

Time on Warfarin Sodium when people have Stomach Ulcer *:

  • < 1 month: 24.14 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 24.14 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 12.07 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 13.79 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 10.34 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 12.07 %
  • 10+ years: 3.45 %

Gender of people who have Stomach Ulcer when taking Warfarin Sodium *:

  • female: 38.73 %
  • male: 61.27 %

Age of people who have Stomach Ulcer when taking Warfarin Sodium *:

  • 0-1: 0.31 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 1.25 %
  • 30-39: 0.93 %
  • 40-49: 4.05 %
  • 50-59: 14.33 %
  • 60+: 79.13 %

Severity if Stomach Ulcer when taking Warfarin Sodium **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Atrial Fibrillation (59 people)
  • Hypertension (20 people)
  • Prophylaxis (16 people)
  • Pain (15 people)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (13 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Aspirin (66 people)
  • Furosemide (48 people)
  • Digoxin (46 people)
  • Lisinopril (40 people)
  • Lasix (38 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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