Warfarin & You
Publication Date: 04/01/2014
Whether you have recently started taking warfarin or have been undergoing therapy for years, it’s important you are well-informed. If you, a family member, or a friend needs to take warfarin (or brand of warfarin such as Coumadin®) and have questions about the medication, PTINR.com® website is dedicated to informing people on warfarin how to live healthier, safer lives.
Between two and three million Americans now take warfarin and more people are prescribed warfarin everyday as a result of some conditions, such as Atrial Fibrillation.
Although there are many factors to consider when taking any medication, it is especially important to understand warfarin and its effects on the body. Review all package inserts included with your warfarin prescription as it describes any drug/medication interactions and adverse effects if the medication is taken incorrectly.
Click here if you would like to participate in our warfarin patient survey. This survey aims to better understand how you are currently testing your INR.
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