What is Acenocoumarol?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Sintrom

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Acenocoumarol is a medicine that prevents blood clot formation. As such, it is part of a group of medications known as anticoagulants. Acenocoumarol functions by blocking vitamin K in the body from action.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 2
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Acenocoumarol

Side effect Patients
Excessive bleeding 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Acenocoumarol

Dosage Patients
3 mg daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Acenocoumarol

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
Doctor's advice 1
See all 2 patients who've stopped taking Acenocoumarol

Duration

Currently taking Acenocoumarol

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1

Stopped taking Acenocoumarol

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 1

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Acenocoumarol after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Warfarin (Coumadin) 2

Patients stopped taking Acenocoumarol and switched to:

Treatment Patients
Dabigatran (Pradaxa) 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Acenocoumarol.