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Does Coumadin (warfarin) harm your kidneys?

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Dr. Michael Amster
Pediatrics
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In brief: Indirectly

Coumadin (warfarin) will inhibit clotting factors, which prevent you from bleeding.
Blood vessels are always leaking, and low levels of clotting is always happening. If you got bumped or hit in the sides, or a traumatic insult happened to the kidney, Coumadin (warfarin) would keep the vessels from clotting immediately, allowing bleeding and damage to the functional parts of the kidney.

In brief: Indirectly

Coumadin (warfarin) will inhibit clotting factors, which prevent you from bleeding.
Blood vessels are always leaking, and low levels of clotting is always happening. If you got bumped or hit in the sides, or a traumatic insult happened to the kidney, Coumadin (warfarin) would keep the vessels from clotting immediately, allowing bleeding and damage to the functional parts of the kidney.
Dr. Michael Amster
Dr. Michael Amster
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: Generally no

Impact on liver.

In brief: Generally no

Impact on liver.
Dr. Creighton Wright
Dr. Creighton Wright
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