Can Zyrtec be taken with coumadin?
Zyrtec can be taken with coumadin.
Coumadin could be taken at any moment of the day.. as long as it is taken always at the same time. However, coumadin needs to be controlled by blood test and the dosage should be modified with the INR. The blood test is made in the morning.. the analysis and the results are received in the afternoon. We should modify the dosage for the evening... this is why Coumadin is taken in the evening.
Vitamin K is the antidote to coumadin. Taking a regular dose of multivitamins will probably not interfere with the clinical effect of coumadin, but it is all a question of the numbers (i.e. dose and frequency of the vitamin K in the multivitamin, dose and frequency of the coumadin taken, liver function, patient weight and other comorbidities).
Coumadin (warfarin) is a very powerful, potentially dangerous drug. It is very effective when taken at the appropriate dose in the manner prescribed by your doctor. Aleve interacts with coumadin, as do many other medications. Some slow the metabolism of coumadin, causing too much coumadin to remain in your body. Others reduce the effectiveness of coumadin. Keep in mind that warfarin (generic coumadin) is used in rodent pesticides, and thus should be taken exactly as…
( www dot coumadin dot com/pdf/Interactions_With_COUMADIN.pdf ) For a full list of interactions see the document above on the Coumadin website According to this document on the Coumadin website Xanax has the potential to increase the effects of Coumadin and your INR under the heading of: Examples of CYP450* Interactions with COUMADIN -Anthony