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I have had gnawing stomach pain at naval last five years since beginning coumadin (warfarin). Family dr. Says it is hard on stomach & could be the cause.?

Eval for ulcer. Coumadin (warfarin) by being a blood thinner can put you at risk for bleeding and of particular concern is the GI tract. Mild gastritis can turn into significant bleeding when u have a blood thinner on board. The symptoms u describe make that at least possible and should be looked into by your doctors. Read more...

Can you tell me about Coumadin (warfarin) therapy for back, side and abdominal pain?

Not proper therapy. Coumadin (warfarin) is for blood clots in veins and should not be used unless prescribed by a doctor and monitored at least monthly by lab tests. It is not a treatment for pain. Read more...