WARFARIN SODIUM - warfarin sodium tablet 
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Warfarin Sodium Tablets, USP Crystalline

Read this Medication Guide before you start taking Warfarin Sodium (WARFARIN) and each time you get a refill. There may be new information. This Medication Guide does not take the place of talking to your healthcare provider about your medical condition or treatment. You and your healthcare provider should talk about WARFARIN when you start taking it and at regular checkups.

What is the most important information I should know about WARFARIN?


WARFARIN is an anticoagulant medicine. It is used to lower the chance of blood clots forming in your body. Blood clots can cause a stroke, heart attack, or other serious conditions such as blood clots in the legs or lungs.

Who should not take WARFARIN?

Do not take WARFARIN if:

What should I tell my healthcare provider before starting WARFARIN?

Tell your healthcare provider about all of your health conditions, including if you:

Tell your healthcare provider about all the medicines you take including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements. See "What is the most important information I should know about WARFARIN?"

How should I take WARFARIN?

What should I avoid while taking WARFARIN?

What are the possible side effects of WARFARIN?

Other side effects with WARFARIN include allergic reactions, liver problems, low blood pressure, swelling, low red blood cells, paleness, fever, and rash. Call your healthcare provider if you have any side effect that bothers you.

These are not all of the side effects of WARFARIN. For more information, ask your healthcare provider or pharmacist.

How should I store WARFARIN?

General Information about WARFARIN

Medicines are sometimes prescribed for purposes not mentioned in a Medication Guide. Do not use WARFARIN for a condition for which it was not prescribed. Do not give WARFARIN to other people, even if they have the same condition. It may harm them.

This Medication Guide summarizes the most important information about WARFARIN. If you would like more information, talk with your healthcare provider. You can ask your healthcare provider or pharmacist for information about WARFARIN that was written for healthcare professionals.

If you would like more information, call 1-800-544-1449.

Rx only

Mfd. by: Taro Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., Haifa Bay, Israel 26110

**The brands listed are registered trademarks of their respective owners and are not trademarks of Taro Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc. or its affiliates.

This Medication Guide has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Revised: 6/2010
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