Our expert says:
The general consensus is that stopping warfarin in and of itself is not harmful. That is, you don't have to slowly taper off your dose of warfarin before you stop taking it completely to avoid side effects, as is the case with some medications.
However, it could be dangerous to stop taking warfarin if the benefit of taking the medication is greater than the risk of stopping it.
Her doctor will however probably switch her to a low-dose aspirin to prevent clotting disorders.
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