Nearly 11million prescriptions additionally warfarin were dispensed by the NHS last year. Pregnant women should not take warfarin unless they have a mechanical heart valve.
Possible side effects of Coumadine include:
Coumadine is used to treat diseases such as: Antiphospholipid Syndrome, Chronic Central Venous Catheterization, Deep Vein Thrombosis Prophylaxis after Hip Replacement Surgery, Deep Vein Thrombosis Prophylaxis after Knee Replacement Surgery, Deep Vein Thrombosis, First Event, Deep Vein Thrombosis, Recurrent Event, Heart Attack, Heart Failure, Prevention of Thromboembolism in Atrial Fibrillation, Prosthetic Heart Valves - Thrombosis Prophylaxis, Prosthetic Heart Valves, Mechanical Valves - Thrombosis Prophylaxis, Prosthetic Heart Valves, Tissue Valves - Thrombosis Prophylaxis, Protein S Deficiency, Pulmonary Embolism, First Event, Pulmonary Embolism, Recurrent Event, Thromboembolic Stroke Prophylaxis.
The second tablet should be taken 12 hours later.