Warfarin-Induced Coagulopathy: Is Digoxin the Culprit?

Authors

  • Sadaf Shabbir Kiani Department of Adult Cardiology, Kashmir Institute of Cardiology, Divisional Headquarter Hospital, Mirpur, AJK Pakistan
  • Saeed Ahmad Alam Department of Adult Cardiology, Kashmir Institute of Cardiology, Divisional Headquarter Hospital, Mirpur, AJK Pakistan
  • Burhan ul Haq Saqib Department of Adult Cardiology, Kashmir Institute of Cardiology, Divisional Headquarter Hospital, Mirpur, AJK Pakistan
  • Raza ul Haq Department of Adult Cardiology, Kashmir Institute of Cardiology, Divisional Headquarter Hospital, Mirpur, AJK Pakistan
  • Hina Munir Department of Adult Cardiology, Kashmir Institute of Cardiology, Divisional Headquarter Hospital, Mirpur, AJK Pakistan
  • Amna Yousaf Department of Adult Cardiology, Armed Forces Institute of Cardiology & National Institute of Heart Diseases/National University of Medical Sciences (NUMS), Rawalpindi, Pakistan

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.51253/pafmj.v74iSUPPL-1.10618

Keywords:

Atrial fibrillation, Digoxin toxicity, Rheumatic heart disease, Warfarin-induced coagulopathy

Abstract

Warfarin is a notorious drug for drug interactions. Certain situations like severe Mitral Stenosis and Atrial Fibrillation still necessitate the use of warfarin, which increases bleeding risk. Here, we describe a case of warfarin-induced coagulopathy which may have occurred due to unusual interaction with digoxin.

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30-05-2024

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Kiani SS, Alam SA, Saqib B ul H, Haq R ul, Munir H, Yousaf A. Warfarin-Induced Coagulopathy: Is Digoxin the Culprit?. Pak Armed Forces Med J [Internet]. 2024 May 30 [cited 2024 Jun. 16];74(SUPPL-1):S54-S56. Available from: https://pafmj.org/PAFMJ/article/view/10618