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Condition: Blood Clot in Lung
7/16/2008 8:33:57 PM

Reviewer: dap6593, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I don't know if they are all related to warfarin, or by interaction with the other meds I have to take, but I have had quite a few side effects. The most distressing problem, which seems to be getting worse, is blurry vision. I have to have my eyes checked every 6 months because of a med I have to take for Lupus. This drug does not cause blurriness, it has a different affect on the eye so I ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Blood Clot in Lung
7/10/2008 5:49:01 PM

Reviewer: Debalyn, 45-54 Female on Treatment for 5 to less than 10 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Have been taking this drug since 2003 after having hystarectomy. My Mother died from pulmanary thrombis. I had gentic testing done and I have protien C & S deficency. My daughter was tested, she is okay. Should I have grandaughters, they must also be tested. So I will take it for the rest of my life. I too have trouble with PTT/INR. Some months the doesage dosen't change but then there are ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Blood Clot in Lung
6/29/2008 3:46:07 PM

Reviewer: Nancyshugg, 55-64 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
58 year old woman - Developed Deep Vein Thrombosis resulting in 3 clots moving from deep in thighs to lungs. Just out of hospital after a full week at a 2.1 INR. Back to Dr. tomorrow and have been started on Warfarin 5 dosage. Have felt tired and a bit week. Fantastic physical shape from treadmill. Today was first day back on treadmill. Within 5 minutes my legs were itching like crazy all ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Blood Clot in Lung
6/19/2008 2:32:24 AM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
At 24 I had a PE brought on by birth control. Been on Warfarin for 9 months and I haven't had many problems. At first I hated having to go in all the time for my INR, but now I know what to expect and it's bearable. I'd rather do this than get another clot or have a stroke. No thanks. Since being on Warfarin I have seen my sex drive drop and sometimes just feel like an old lady (no off ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Blood Clot in Lung
6/17/2008 10:33:35 AM

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

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
Been on Warfarin for 6m for PE found before emergency c-section. I concur with other responders-experiencing hair loss, less energy, mood changes/anxiety, however seems to be working. Has not affected my diet greatly, still eat salads etc., and even have occasional wine/beer without neg. effects on INR. Have Dr. appt. in 3 days for followup CAT scan and hopefully get the OK to discontinue use! ... Show Full Comment

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