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Coumadin Book

This indispensable book includes:

• A primer on WHAT a Mediterranean-style diet is and WHY it's great for you
• 95+ delicious Coumadin safe recipes
• Information about managing your diet on Coumadin
• Ingredient and cooking tips throughout the book
• Complete Nutrition Facts, including Vitamin K content, for each recipe

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Note: This is a revised and updated version of Dr. Harlan's The Dr. Gourmet Diet for Coumadin Users. These are the same recipes with updated Nutrition Information, with the addition of information on a Mediterranean-style diet.

How Much Vitamin K is in...?

Find out the exact amount of Vitamin K (in micrograms) of almost a thousand common foods! Listed both alphabetically and then in order of the amount of Vitamin K in the food, this list will help you know exactly how much Vitamin K you're eating. Just $4.95 for the eBook (PDF) or $12.95 for the paperback. Get your copy now!

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Ask Dr. Gourmet

What daily dose of Vitamin K will not affect the Coumadin warfarin I'm on?

I have "Short-gut syndrome" caused by a blood clot thrown to the mesenteric artery in my large intestine. My cardio doctor has put me on warfarin. I have a list of foods showing the value of vitamin K in those foods.

My question: Is there a daily allowance of vitamin K that I can safely intake without affecting the warfarin?

Dr. Gourmet Says...

Mushroom Risotto

There are a lot of resources on the Dr. Gourmet website for those who are on Coumadin® (warfarin). You can get answers to many questions in our Ask Dr. Gourmet Section.

Here's one example that is the answer to your question: "Dr. Tim Says.... The Right Dose of Vitamin K."

Thanks for writing,

Timothy S. Harlan, MD, FACP, CCMS
Dr Gourmet