warfarin


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Synonyms for warfarin

an anticoagulant (trade name Coumadin) use to prevent and treat a thrombus or embolus

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Point-of-care INR testing can allow patients to manage their own warfarin dose adjustments using the testing results.
In the full dataset, before age stratification, the risk of total GI bleeding, particularly lower GI bleeding, appeared to be nonsignificantly lower for both dabigatran and rivaroxaban, relative to warfarin in patients with AE In patients without AF receiving these drugs, the risk remained slightly lower on rivaroxaban but appeared to be slightly increased on dabigatran.
First, the warfarin dosing strategies varied in the 2 trials.
This unprecedented study shows that weekly self-testing is not only sustainable, but also makes today's warfarin a significantly safer drug," said Gary B.
When the INR deviates above 5 in patients who are not bleeding, 1-2 doses of warfarin should be withheld and the maintenance dose adjusted downwards.
8220;In the past, warfarin dosing relied on trial-and-error, which exposed patients to serious medical risks,” said Dr.
Hence, from the available evidence so far, it remains unclear whether GBE and ginkgolide B increase bleeding, and whether GBE enhances the anticoagulant effect of warfarin in vivo.
The relative reduction in the risk of stroke and non-CNS systemic embolism observed with Xarelto was 51% compared with warfarin (1.
Policosanol is promoted for its cholesterol lowering effect and may subsequently be used by patients with cardiovascular disease who are also using warfarin.
Boehringer Ingelheim today announced that results from a pre-specified sub-group analysis of the RE-LYA study (Randomized Evaluation of Long-Term Anticoagulation Therapy, Warfarin, Compared with Dabigatran) -- the largest atrial fibrillation outcomes trial ever completed - were published in The Lancet.
Use of anti-clotting medications, such as aspirin or warfarin, before having a stroke has raised further concerns about risk of hemorrhage.
A 16 years old male patient was referred to our clinic for low international normalized ratio (INR) values despite warfarin use.
trading since going public 20 months ago after announcing its anticoagulant drug wasn't more effective than warfarin in a study.
Despite the Federal Drug Administration's August 2007 relabeling of warfarin to recommend pharmacogenetic (PGx) testing, the clinical application remains controversial.
Study Shows Kowa's Novel Synthetic Statin is Safe and Well Tolerated in Combination With Warfarin
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