Taking warfarin (Coumadin, Jantoven) - what to ask your doctorWarfarin - what to ask your doctor; Coumadin - what to ask your doctor; Jantoven - what to ask your doctor
Warfarin (Coumadin, Jantoven) is a medicine that helps keep your blood from clotting. It is also known as a blood thinner. This drug may be important if you have already had blood clots, or if your doctor is worried that you may form a blood clot.
Below are questions you may want to ask your health care provider to help you when you take warfarin.
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