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Dicumarol
Coumarin-Type Anticoagulants


Dicumarol is a blood thinner used to keep blood flowing smoothly and prevent the formation of blood clots.



 
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dicumarol

Uses
Dicumarol is a blood thinner used to keep blood flowing smoothly and prevent the formation of blood clots.


Storage
  • Store at room temperature between 59 and 86 degrees F (between 15 and 30 degrees C) away from moisture and sunlight.
  • Do not store in the bathroom.


Overdose
  • If overdose is suspected, contact your local poison control center or emergency room immediately.
  • Symptoms of overdose may include bleeding, unusually fast heartbeat, dizziness, nausea/vomiting, diarrhea, or stomach pain.

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Dicumarol, Digoxina,
Dicumarol, Digoxina,

How To Use
  • Take this exactly as prescribed.
  • Try to take Dicumarol at the same time each day so you remember to take it.
  • Your dose may be adjusted several times based on lab tests.
  • Do not stop taking this without your doctor s approval.

Side Effects
  • Loss of appetite, nausea, diarrhea or blurred vision may occur at first as your body adjusts to the medication.
  • Inform your doctor if you experience: unusual bleeding or bruising, blood in the urine or stools, severe headache.
  • May cause urine to turn orange-red in color.
  • This is not harmful and will disappear when the medication is stopped.
  • In the unlikely event you have an allergic reaction to Dicumarol, seek medical attention immediately.
  • Symptoms of an allergic reaction include: rash, itching, swelling, dizziness, trouble breathing.
  • If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.

Precautions
  • Before taking Dicumarol, tell your doctor your medical history, especially of: bleeding problems (ulcers or lengthy or heavy menstrual periods), diabetes, liver or kidney disease, high blood pressure, arthritis, thyroid problems, any infection, recent surgery, any allergies.
  • Do not switch to a different brand name of Dicumarol product because it may differ in effect.
  • It is important that all doctors and dentists treating you know that you take Dicumarol so that they can avoid prescribing other drugs that may interfere with its effect.
  • Do not stop using other medications you are currently using unless directed to do so by your doctor.
  • Do not start taking any nonprescription drugs including vitamins and nutritional supplements without consulting your doctor.
  • If you have an illness that causes vomiting, diarrhea, or fever for more than a few days, contact your doctor.
  • These problems can change the effect of Dicumarol.
  • Limit your consumption of alcoholic beverages.
  • Ask your doctor how much, if any, alcohol you may consume.
  • Patients taking Dicumarol should avoid sudden changes in dietary habits.
  • They should avoid ingesting unusual increases of foods rich in Vitamin K (liver, broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage, kale, spinach and other green leafy vegetables, green beans, green tea, some cheeses and some vitamin supplements).
  • They should also avoid strictly vegetarian diets that consist of foods high in Vitamin K content.
  • Dicumarol must not be used during pregnancy.
  • If you become pregnant or think you may be pregnant, inform your doctor immediately.
  • Dicumarol is excreted into breast milk.
  • Though no problems to the infant have been noted to date, consult your doctor before breast-feeding.

Missed Dose
  • If you miss a dose, take as soon as remembered; do not take if it is almost time for the next dose, instead, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule.
  • Do not "double-up the dose to catch up.
  • Keep a record of missed doses to give to your doctor.
  • Call your doctor if you miss 2 or more doses.

Drug Interactions
  • Tell your doctor of all prescription and nonprescription drugs you may use, especially of: aspirin or aspirin-like drugs (salicylates), anabolic steroids, barbiturates, clofibrate, phenylbutazone, disulfiram, cimetidine, sulfa-drugs, metronidazole, vitamin E, cholestyramine, phenytoin, erythromycin-like antibiotics, propylthiouracil, injectable antibiotics, griseofulvin, ethchlorvynol, quinidine, quinine, thyroid medication, allopurinol, glucagon, rifampin, glutethimide, aminoglutethimide, chloramphenicol, carbamazepine, vitamin K (or its derivatives), dextrothyroxine, anti-inflammatory medication used for arthritis or fever reduction, birth control pills, dong quai, ginkgo biloba, ginseng.
  • Do not start or stop any medicine without doctor or pharmacist approval.

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