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Warfarin

Introduction

Name

  • Warfarin.

Uses

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Indications



Thromboembolic disorders
  • These may be seen as part of several disorders including glomerulonephritis and feline myocardial disease.

Administration

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Precautions

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Interactions

with other drugs

  • Warfarin is highly protein bound and therefore its activity may increase if serum protein levels drop or drugs which are themselves protein-bound are administered concomitantly. In particular, the following apply:
Drugs enhancing the anticoagulant effect of warfarinDrugs reducing the anticoagulant effect of warfarin

Adverse Reactions

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Further Reading

Publications

Other sources of information

  • Based onSmall Animal Formulary.Tennant, Bryn (1999) 3rd edn. Cheltenham: BSAVA.

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