Review: could Warfarin cause Loose stools?
Summary: Loose stools could be caused by Warfarin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Digoxin, and have Atrial fibrillation.
We study 47,300 people who have side effects while taking Warfarin from FDA and social media. Among them, 30 have Loose stools. Find out below who they are, when they have Loose stools 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 atrial fibrillation/flutter.
Loose stools (latest reports from 9,190 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol.
On Apr, 13, 2014: 47,300 people reported to have side effects when taking Warfarin sodium. Among them, 30 people (0.06%) have Loose Stools. They amount to 0.33% of all the 9,186 people who have Loose Stools on eHealthMe.
Time on Warfarin sodium when people have Loose stools * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Loose stools||80.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||20.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Loose stools when taking Warfarin sodium * :
|Loose stools||41.94%||58.06% |
Age of people who have Loose stools when taking Warfarin sodium * :
|Loose stools||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||3.33%||6.67%||90.00% |
Severity of Loose stools when taking Warfarin sodium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Loose stools||0.00%||100.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Loose stools ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Loose stools||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation (4 people, 13.33%)
- Peripheral vascular disorder (1 people, 3.33%)
- Urinary retention (1 people, 3.33%)
- Sweat gland infection (1 people, 3.33%)
- Pneumonia (1 people, 3.33%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Digoxin (8 people, 26.67%)
- Aspirin (3 people, 10.00%)
- Metoprolol tartrate (3 people, 10.00%)
- Lisinopril (3 people, 10.00%)
- Furosemide (3 people, 10.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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This occurs in the afternoon only after taking the above medications and lasts through the night into the morning
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