Warf 1mg Tablet

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Cipla Ltd

Composition for Warf 1mg Tablet

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23.94
₹2.39/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Warf Tablet

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Uses of Warf Tablet

Warf 1mg Tablet is used in the treatment and prevention of deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism.
It is also used after artificial heart valve implantation.
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Side effects of Warf Tablet

Common

Bleeding.

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How to use Warf Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Warf 1mg Tablet at a fixed time.
Avoid Warf 1mg Tablet with Vitamin K rich food such as spinach, collards, broccoli, spring onions, cucumber and dried basil.

How Warf Tablet works

Warf 1mg tablet is an anticoagulant. It acts by preventing the formation of harmful blood clots. Although it does not dissolve the existing blood clots, it inhibits them from growing larger and causing serious problems.

In Depth Information on Warf Tablet

Expert advice for Warf Tablet

  • Warf should be taken at the same time of the day to maintain consistent levels in your body.
  • Common side effects are bleeding. Inform your doctor if get blood in the urine, black stools, bruising easily, nosebleeds, bleeding from your gums, bleeding from cuts that take a long time to stop, and heavier than normal menstrual bleeding.
  • Requires regular blood test, such as an INR, to make sure Warf is working correctly.
  • If you cut yourself, apply firm pressure to the site for at least five minutes using a clean, dry dressing. Immediately inform your doctor or contact a hospital emergency if you are unable to stop bleeding.
  • Foods rich in vitamin K may affect your INR result. Such foods include green leafy vegetables, liver, egg yolks, cereals containing wheat bran and oats, avocado, olive oil and broccoli.
  • Warf should not be used in the first and third trimester of pregnancy. You may breast feed while taking Warf.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Warf 1mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
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Pregnancy
CAUTION
Warf 1mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
SAFE
Warf 1mg Tablet is safe to use during lactation. Human stud
ies have shown that either the drug does not pass into the breastmilk in significant amount or is not expected to cause toxicity to the baby.
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Driving
SAFE
Warf 1mg Tablet does not usually affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Warf 1mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Warf 1mg Tablet is recommended.

However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease. Regular blood tests are recommended when you are taking this medicine.
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Liver
CAUTION
Warf 1mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with
liver disease. Dose adjustment of Warf 1mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Nolvadex 10mg Tablet, Zathrin Redimix Suspension, Pratham 200mg Suspension, Azifine 200mg Suspension

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Warfarin, skip it and continue with your normal schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Warf 1mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Warfarin

Q. Is warfarin an anti-platelet or a beta-blocker drug?
No. Warfarin is not an anti-platelet or beta blocker. It is an anti-coagulant drug
Q. Is Warfarin safer than Xarelto?
Both warfarin and Xarelto (rivaroxaban) are equally safe in the treatment of blood clotting. More precaution required while using these drugs. Always follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. How long can I take warfarin for?
Warfarin should only be taken for the duration prescribed by your doctor
Q. Is warfarin safe?
Yes. Warfarin is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Q. What can I take for pain/cold if I am taking warfarin?
Please consult your doctor for medicines to be taken with warfarin in case of pain or cold
Q. Can I take warfarin with aspirin, tramadol, Viagra, Tylenol, ibuprofen, or glucosamine?
Warfarin may react with aspirin, tramadol, Viagra, Tylenol, ibuprofen or glucosamine. Please consult your doctor before use
Q. Does warfarin cause constipation, fatigue, headache, or weight gain?
Warfarin may cause constipation, fatigue, headache, or weight gain. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor.
Q. Can I take Warf with Betahistine?
Warf and Betahistine can be taken together. No harmful side effects or any other clinical interactions have been seen when the two drugs are taken together.
Q. Can I take Warf with sildenafil?
Warf can be taken with Sildenafil , no significant drug interactions have been seen between the two. However, there have been some clinical reports of penile fracture in patients using sildenafil with Warf. Inform your doctor before taking the two drugs together.
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