Life On Warfarin 華法林
Hi, I have a mechanical valve implanted in Dec 2006 due to severe Mitral
Valve Propalse. I am taking warfarin, a lifelong anticoagulation to avoid blood from clotting around my
metal heart valve.
Currently, I am taking
4mg of warfarin daily. My INR therapeutic range is between 2.0-2.3.
There are many types of food & beverages & medication that can & will interfere with
the effects of warfarin. Several
times, I might experienced a sudden surge or drop in my INR, either due to a change in my diet, or a type
of medication which I had taken.
I believe there are other warfarin users who may feel frustrated too. It
is simply impossible to know or identify all possible warfarin interactions, be it from food or medication, &
to avoid them all together. To make things worse, warfarin medication tends to have a narrow therapeutic
With that in mind, I have set up this web site, Life On Warfarin 華法林,
to share my life
experiences, of living on warfarin. I have also included other warfarin-related information
which may be of interest to you.
For those who enjoy an enhanced, & more
interactive information sharing platform, you can also
check out my personal warfarin blog .
Through Life On Warfarin 華法林, I hope other warfarin
users can better understand warfarin diets &
warfarin side effects, & minimize the
risk of warfarin interactions.
There will be more warfarin-related
information in time to come, as I will sharing more life experiences which I will
encounter over time.
Do drop by frequently to check out on the new
If you have any question or feedback with regards to
my web site, please feel free to drop me an email. I will try to get back to you as soon as I
Hope you will
find Life On Warfarin informative & beneficial to you.
care, & see you again!