Care guide for Elevated Inr. Includes: possible causes, signs and symptoms,
standard treatment options and means of care and support.
Treating patients who have received too much warfarin can be complicated. Most
patients who have a high INR but are not bleeding can be managed with ...
Sep 7, 2016 ... INR levels below 2 may allow easier blood clotting to occur while levels above 3
may cause excessive tendency for the patient to bleed. ... your blood clotting
proteins too much (shown by unusually high INR lab results).
Apr 24, 2012 ... If the INR had been 4.5, I would probably have felt really good, but does the
excessive INR cause problems (other than potential bleeds)?
INR, Symptoms, Recommendations. INR > therapeutic < 5, No significant
bleeding, Omit a dose. Resume at a lower dose. RTC in 1 week. INR 5-6, No
Sep 22, 2016 ... The INR is a standardized way of expressing the PT value. ... but if the INR is too
high, there is an increased risk of bleeding. This is ... as well as signs or
symptoms of bleeding or unusual bruising, to their healthcare provider.
Nov 9, 2013 ... Just assume your doctor got your dose right and it is out of your hands? NO! You
can learn the signs and symptoms of high and low INR and ...
Warfarin may be prescribed for the treatment or prevention of: ... much warfarin or
a high INR? The main symptom of too much warfarin or a high INR is bleeding.
Oct 31, 2014 ... The interaction can be managed by frequent monitoring of the INR when .....
Bleeding is more likely at the start of treatment or at high doses.
Aug 16, 2013 ... Regular blood tests can detect high levels of Coumadin. ... replacement or other
specific conditions, your INR may be between 2.5 and 3.5. ... likely will not
experience symptoms unless an injury that causes bleeding occurs.