Review: could Warfarin sodium cause Rectal bleeding?
Summary: Rectal bleeding is found among people who take Warfarin sodium, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 5 - 10 years, also take medication Aspirin, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter.
We study 47,472 people who have side effects while taking Warfarin sodium from FDA and social media. Among them, 125 have Rectal bleeding. Find out below who they are, when they have Rectal bleeding and more.
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Warfarin sodium has active ingredients of warfarin sodium. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from 49,230 Warfarin sodium users)
Rectal bleeding (bleeding from rectum) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, stress and anxiety, pain. (latest reports from 3,160 Rectal bleeding patients)
On Mar, 29, 2015: 47,462 people reported to have side effects when taking Warfarin sodium. Among them, 125 people (0.26%) have Rectal Bleeding.
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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