Warfarin

Brand Names: Coumadin, Jantoven, Marevan, Lawarin, Waran, Warfant

Warfarin is an oral anticoagulant medication. It is widely prescribed in the treatment of cardiovascular diseases for the prevention of harmful blood clots. Additionally, warfarin is often prescribed after open heart surgery and after a heart attack to prevent the formation of blood clots. Warfarin does interact with other medications and with certain foods. Ongoing blood tests for the international normalized ratio (INR) are required to ensure an adequate yet safe dose is taken.

Severe bleeding; Black stool or bleeding from the rectum; Skin conditions such as hives, a rash or itching; Swelling of the face, throat, mouth, legs, feet or hands; Bruising that comes about without an injury you remember; Chest pain or pressure; Nausea or vomiting; Fever or flu-like symptoms; Joint or muscle achesDiarrhea, Difficulty movingNumbness or tingling in any part of your bodyPainful erection lasting four hours or longer

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Pros: Advantageous in most all ways!

Cons: I found none!

Overall: A very good one..no side effects.

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