Western Journal of Emergency Medicine: Integrating Emergency Care with Population Health
Warfarin Overdose in a Breast-feeding Woman
- Author(s): Schindler, Danielle
- Graham, Thomas P
- et al.
We describe a case of a breastfeeding woman with an accidental warfarin overdose resulting in a markedly elevated prothrombin time. The breast-fed infant was evaluated and tested for ill effects. We discuss the use of warfarin while breast-feeding. [West J Emerg Med. 2011;12(2):216-217.]