Review: could Warfarin cause Hoarseness or changing voice?
Summary: Hoarseness or changing voice could be caused by Warfarin, especially for people who are female, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Furosemide, and have Hypertension.
We study 47,300 people who have side effects while taking Warfarin from FDA and social media. Among them, 138 have Hoarseness or changing voice. Find out below who they are, when they have Hoarseness or changing voice and more.
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Warfarin sodium (latest outcomes from 49,027 users) has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in blood clots, deep venous thrombosis. Commonly reported side effects of Warfarin sodium include international normalised ratio increased, dyspnoea exacerbated, breathing difficulty, atrial fibrillation/flutter, weakness.
Hoarseness or changing voice
Hoarseness or changing voice (latest reports from 91,379 patients) has been reported by people with asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, high blood pressure, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis.
On Apr, 17, 2014: 47,300 people reported to have side effects when taking Warfarin sodium. Among them, 138 people (0.29%) have Hoarseness Or Changing Voice. They amount to 0.15% of all the 91,374 people who have Hoarseness Or Changing Voice on eHealthMe.
Time on Warfarin sodium when people have Hoarseness or changing voice * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Hoarseness or changing voice||33.33%||33.33%||16.67%||0.00%||0.00%||16.67%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Hoarseness or changing voice when taking Warfarin sodium * :
|Hoarseness or changing voice||61.15%||38.85% |
Age of people who have Hoarseness or changing voice when taking Warfarin sodium * :
|Hoarseness or changing voice||0.00%||0.83%||0.00%||0.00%||2.50%||1.67%||6.67%||88.33% |
Severity of Hoarseness or changing voice when taking Warfarin sodium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Hoarseness or changing voice||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Hoarseness or changing voice ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Hoarseness or changing voice||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Hypertension (17 people, 12.32%)
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (14 people, 10.14%)
- Hypercholesterolaemia (12 people, 8.70%)
- Tooth abscess (10 people, 7.25%)
- Asthma (8 people, 5.80%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Furosemide (37 people, 26.81%)
- Lisinopril (29 people, 21.01%)
- Simvastatin (26 people, 18.84%)
- Digoxin (25 people, 18.12%)
- Levothyroxine sodium (25 people, 18.12%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (2 years ago):
Hoarseness gradually getting worse over the past year. Occasional dry mouth.
anonymous on Sep, 27, 2012:
When I take creatine, I immediately loose the power in my singing voice feel a bit f a tightness in my throat. You could also say it it hoarse and maybe even lower.
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