Where and how it should be used Warfarin

Common indications:¬†To prevent clot extension and recurrence in deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism (collectively, venous thromboembolism [VTE]). To prevent embolic complications (e.g. stroke) in atrial fibrillation. To prevent embolic complications (e.g. stroke) after heart valve¬†replacement. Treatment is short term after tissue valve replacement and lifelong for mechanical valve replacement. Warfarin is not used to […]