Acenocoumarol offers a number of benefits over warfarin. These benefits have been borne out in a number of clinical studies.47,2
Benefits of Acenocoumarol Over Warfarin4,18
More rapid onset of anticoagulant action.
Shorter half-life – Good maintenance of prothrombin time over 24 hours yet rapid reversal of anticoagulant action if needed.
Less dependence on CYP2C9 enzyme for metabolism.