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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of coumadin oral.

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Condition: Blood Clot in Lung
3/26/2008 11:20:00 AM

Reviewer: almiller60618, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have not encountered any side effects from Coumadin. I have been taking it for 3 months so far.

Condition: Blood Clot in Lung
3/19/2008 11:16:21 AM

Reviewer: Glends, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Have been taking it for six months. Need a blood test every week. Have been to ER once for severe nose bleed.

Condition: Blood Clot in Lung
3/5/2008 12:33:39 AM

Reviewer: smith, 35-44 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:

Condition: Blood Clot in Lung
2/28/2008 2:06:58 PM

Reviewer: skybugsmom, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I have been taking it since October 07 for a PE after I had surgery. I have had PT/INR's almost every week since. My levels are never constant, my hair is really falling out badly, and I have gained 15 lbs in 3 months on this drug. You really have to watch your diet and other meds (for example: antidepressants are a blood thinner too). It's easy to take alot better than the Lovenox shots ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Blood Clot in Lung
2/9/2008 1:14:01 PM

Reviewer: Anjie13, 25-34 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have been taking this since Feb. 04 after I had a PE. I was 24 when they diagnosed me and told me that I will be on it for the rest of my life. I got the PE from taking birthcontrol and plus I have factor 5 and Lupis anti-coagulant. Those were factors for my clots. I have to be very careful about getting pregnant. I will have to get off of the coumadin and give myself hepren shots twice a day so ... Show Full Comment

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