Review: could Warfarin cause Rectal bleeding?
Summary: Rectal bleeding could be caused by Warfarin, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take Aspirin, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter.
We study 47,300 people who have side effects while taking Warfarin from FDA and social media. Among them, 125 have Rectal bleeding. Find out below who they are, when they have Rectal bleeding and more.
On Apr, 11, 2014: 47,092 people reported to have side effects when taking Warfarin sodium. Among them, 125 people (0.27%) have Rectal Bleeding. They amount to 1.25% of all the 9,969 people who have Rectal Bleeding on eHealthMe.
Time on Warfarin sodium when people have Rectal bleeding * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Rectal bleeding||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Rectal bleeding when taking Warfarin sodium * :
|Rectal bleeding||29.46%||70.54% |
Age of people who have Rectal bleeding when taking Warfarin sodium * :
|Rectal bleeding||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||8.85%||6.19%||84.96% |
Severity of Rectal bleeding when taking Warfarin sodium ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Rectal bleeding||50.00%||50.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
How people recovered from Rectal bleeding ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
|Rectal bleeding||0.00%||0.00%||100.00% |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation/flutter (1 people, 0.80%)
- Pulmonary embolism (1 people, 0.80%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Aspirin (18 people, 14.40%)
- Digoxin (15 people, 12.00%)
- Furosemide (14 people, 11.20%)
- Atenolol (10 people, 8.00%)
- Celebrex (8 people, 6.40%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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