Missed doses

If your patient misses a dose of warfarin they should not take two doses on the same day. It is safer to miss a dose than double the dose.

Avoid taking double doses!

Understanding warfarin doses

Warfarin dosing can be confusing. Some people need quite small dose changes to control their treatment. We do not recommend breaking warfarin tablets in half although this can be done.
INR Online provides a calendar showing the dose for each day.
Sometimes the dose is slightly complex.

INR Online uses a weekly dosing pattern