For Patients

Warfarin (Coumadin, Jantoven)

Coumadin® and Jantoven® are brand names for warfarin sodium.  Links to resources:


Guide to starting warfarin (English)  - guide to starting coumadin/warfarin from UNC Health Care

Su guía para la terapia de Coumadin®/Warfarina  -  Spanish language guide to starting coumadin/warfarin from UNC Health Care

Finding a specialized anticoagulation "Coumadin" clinic  - list of clinics in the United States from the Anticoagulation Forum

Vitamin K content of foods - Information on Vitamin K content of specific foods, a service of Alere Anticoagulation Solutions. 

Coumadin® for consumers -  website of the manufacturer of brand Coumadin.  Contains videos, brochures and other educational information in both English and Spanish

Safe pain medications on warfarin - from the Clot Connect education blog

INRs that fluctuate - from the Clot Connect education blog

INR home testing and monitoring - from the Clot Connect education blog

Blood and organ donation: being on blood thinners or having a thrombophilia - from Clot Connect

Alcohol and Blood Thinners:  from Clot Connect

INR Self-Testing Brochure:  from Clot Connect