Review: could Warfarin sodium cause Alcohol abuse (Alcoholism)?
Summary: Alcohol abuse is found among people who take Warfarin sodium, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Simvastatin, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter.
We study 47,462 people who have side effects while taking Warfarin sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 63 have Alcohol abuse. Find out below who they are, when they have Alcohol abuse and more.
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Warfarin sodium has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in blood clots. (latest outcomes from 49,213 Warfarin sodium users)
Alcohol abuse (problems with alcohol) has been reported by people with depression, quit smoking, pain, stress and anxiety, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 7,689 Alcohol abuse patients)
On Jan, 31, 2015: 47,448 people reported to have side effects when taking Warfarin sodium. Among them, 63 people (0.13%) have Alcohol Abuse.
Time on Warfarin sodium when people have Alcohol abuse * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Alcohol abuse||17.65%||47.06%||17.65%||0.00%||0.00%||5.88%||11.76% |
Gender of people who have Alcohol abuse when taking Warfarin sodium * :
|Alcohol abuse||23.88%||76.12% |
Age of people who have Alcohol abuse when taking Warfarin sodium * :
|Alcohol abuse||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.39%||10.17%||23.73%||62.71% |
Severity of Alcohol abuse when taking Warfarin sodium ** :
How people recovered from Alcohol abuse ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation (15 people, 23.81%)
- Deep vein thrombosis (6 people, 9.52%)
- Pulmonary embolism (6 people, 9.52%)
- Bulimia nervosa (3 people, 4.76%)
- Hypertension (2 people, 3.17%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Simvastatin (10 people, 15.87%)
- Furosemide (10 people, 15.87%)
- Digoxin (9 people, 14.29%)
- Aspirin (8 people, 12.70%)
- Lipitor (6 people, 9.52%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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