Coumadin 5mg 30 Tabs, Warfarin sodium
THIS IS A BRAND MEDICATION
Brand name: Coumadin
Generic name: Warfarin sodium
Why is Coumadin prescribed?
Coumadin is an anticoagulant (blood thinner). It is prescribed to:
Prevent and/or treat a blood clot that has formed within a blood vessel or in the lungs. Prevent and/or treat blood clots associated with certain heart conditions or replacement of a heart valve. Aid in the prevention of blood clots that may form in blood vessels anywhere in the body after a heart attack. Reduce the risk of death, another heart attack, or stroke after a heart attack.
Coumadin may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide.
Please consult your physician before taking any medication.