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As a Coumadin® patient you now have the option of checking your PT/INR at home, at anytime. Testing at home is a convenient alternative to going to your doctor’s office to check your INR levels, and frequent self-testing has been proven to reduce the risk of bleeding and clotting. Your doctor will continue to review your PT/INR test results and make any required changes to your dose. 1,2.

To learn more about the services provided by Lincare’s mdINR business, please visit the mdINR website at www.mdinr.com

1. Kortke H, Minami K, Breymann T, et al.INRself-management after mechanical heart valve replacement: ESCAT. Z Kardiol.2001;90[6] 118-124.
2. Beyth RJ, Quinn L, Landefeld CS. A Multicomponent Intervention To Prevent Major Bleeding Complications in Older Patients Receiving Warfarin. Ann Intern Med. 2000;133:687-695.