5 patient evaluations for Warfarin with a burden rating of Somewhat hard to take

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May 2, 2017 (Started Mar 11, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Prevent blood clotting)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Aug 16, 2012 (Started Feb 17, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain in right leg)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for deep vein thrombosis)
  • Side effects
    Mild (bleed easily, menorrhagia (heavy menstrual flow), Heavy menstrual periods)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 3 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Make sure you take the proper dose. Use a medication record to keep track. Write it down, and make sure you take the right dose. Prepare for numerous blood tests.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Apr 18, 2012 (Started Feb 17, 2012)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for pain in right leg)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for deep vein thrombosis)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (bleed easily, menorrhagia (heavy menstrual flow), Heavy menstrual periods)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 3 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: You have to be careful not to fall or injure yourself. For women menstruation will be heavier than normal. So be prepared.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 18, 2010 (Started Mar 09, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Factor V leiden blood clot occurences)
  • Side effects
    Severe (non trauma related massive internal bleeding, non trauma massive internal bleeding 2)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 2.5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: non trauma massive internal bleeding 2, non trauma related massive internal bleeding

May 10, 2010 (Started Mar 09, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Factor V leiden blood clot occurences)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (non trauma related massive internal bleeding, non trauma massive internal bleeding 2)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 2.5 mg Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: non trauma massive internal bleeding 2, non trauma related massive internal bleeding

Feb 28, 2010 (Started Mar 09, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for Factor V leiden blood clot occurences)
  • Side effects
    Severe (non trauma related massive internal bleeding, non trauma massive internal bleeding 2)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 2.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: I had two major episodes of massive spontanous bleeding in the past year. On both occassions loss half my blood volume in my abdomen, despite weekly self INR home monitoring. Still had a few episodes of clots breaking and lodging elsewhere, from older clots in my neck from years ago! Hence, I have a filter and asprin on board.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: non trauma massive internal bleeding 2, non trauma related massive internal bleeding

  • 0 helpful marks

Oct 3, 2009 (Started Jun 03, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for blood clot)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 7.5 mg Daily

  • 0 helpful marks

Mar 31, 2009 (Started Mar 31, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for blood clot)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (bruising)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: 2.5 mg Daily
Advice & Tips: Must monitor INR biweekly, watch for internal bleeding.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: bruising

  • 0 helpful marks
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