Tips on Taking Warfarin

General Information on Dosing With Warfarin

Considerations for people taking warfarin include the following:
  • This medication comes in tablet form. It is also available as an injection, although this form is rarely used.
  • Warfarin is usually taken by mouth once a day.
  • Although it does not matter what time of day you take your warfarin dosage, be sure to take it at the same time each day.
  • You can take this medication with food or on an empty stomach.
  • If necessary, the tablets can be broken in half. However, it is best to avoid this, since even tiny variations in the dosage can cause problems.
  • For warfarin to work properly, it must be taken as directed.
  • If you are unsure about anything related to your warfarin dosage, please talk with your doctor, nurse, or pharmacist.
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