Warfarin sodium and Weight gain - from FDA reports


Summary

Weight gain 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 Furosemide, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter . We study 50,578 people who have side effects while taking Warfarin sodium from FDA. Among them, 599 have Weight gain. Find out below who they are, when they have Weight gain 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 54,021 users)

Weight Gain

Weight gain has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, bipolar disorder (latest reports from 118,298 Weight gain patients).

On Feb, 25, 2017

50,578 people reported to have side effects when taking Warfarin Sodium.
Among them, 599 people (1.18%) have Weight Gain


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Warfarin sodium cause Weight gain?

Time on Warfarin Sodium when people have Weight Gain *:

  • < 1 month: 25.0 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 41.67 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 8.33 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 8.33 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 16.67 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Weight Gain when taking Warfarin Sodium *:

  • female: 50.35 %
  • male: 49.65 %

Age of people who have Weight Gain when taking Warfarin Sodium *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.87 %
  • 20-29: 1.52 %
  • 30-39: 4.34 %
  • 40-49: 9.98 %
  • 50-59: 19.52 %
  • 60+: 63.77 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Atrial Fibrillation/flutter (53 people, 8.85%)
  • Depression (31 people, 5.18%)
  • High Blood Cholesterol (28 people, 4.67%)
  • Multiple Myeloma (25 people, 4.17%)
  • Sleep Disorder (23 people, 3.84%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Furosemide (140 people, 23.37%)
  • Digoxin (124 people, 20.70%)
  • Lasix (92 people, 15.36%)
  • Lisinopril (80 people, 13.36%)
  • Simvastatin (78 people, 13.02%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Fatigue (146 people, 24.37%)
  • Breathing Difficulty (138 people, 23.04%)
  • Oedema Peripheral (119 people, 19.87%)
  • Weakness (115 people, 19.20%)
  • Pain (105 people, 17.53%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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