• A 35-year-old woman was receiving warfarin sodium ther[ill]y for a prosthetic aortic valve. She sustained a myocardial [ill]farction five weeks after beginning a diet of lettuce, broccoli, [ill]d turnip greens to lose weight. Excess dietary vitamin K can [ill]use life-threatening consequences in patients on warfarin [ill]atment.
(Arch Intern Med 1984;144:2089-2090)
Walker [B. [ill]yocardial Infarction After [ill]iet-Induced Warfarin Resistance. Arch Intern Med. 1984;144(10):2089-2090. doi:10.1001/archinte.1984.04400010216039