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Ixarola 20 mg Tablet FC

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Overview

Introduction of Ixarola Tablet FC

Ixarola 20 mg Tablet FC is an oral anticoagulant which helps prevent formation of harmful blood clots. It prevents the formation of blood clots in the legs, lungs, brain and heart. For the best result, take it at the same time every day. It can increase the risk of bleeding, so be careful while shaving, cutting nails, using sharp objects or enganging in contact sports (e.g. football, wresling). Let your doctor know if you see blood in your vomits, urine or stool (black or tarry). Unlike other anticoagulant, regular blood test (PT-INR) is not required while taking this medicine.

Ixarola Tablet FC side effects

Common
  • Bleeding
  • Anemia (low number of red blood cells)
  • Nausea

How to use Ixarola Tablet FC

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Ixarola 20 mg Tablet FC is to be taken with food.

How Ixarola Tablet FC works

Ixarola 20 mg Tablet FC is a novel oral anticoagulant (NOAC). It works by preventing the formation of blood clots in the body.

Ixarola Tablet FC related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ixarola 20 mg Tablet FC may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Ixarola 20 mg Tablet FC is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Ixarola 20 mg Tablet FC may cause dizziness or fainting. This may affect your driving ability.
Kidney
CAUTION
Ixarola 20 mg Tablet FC should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ixarola 20 mg Tablet FC may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Ixarola 20 mg Tablet FC is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
UNSAFE
Ixarola 20 mg Tablet FC is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Ixarola Tablet FC?

If you miss a dose of Ixarola 20 mg Tablet FC, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Expert Advice

  • Ixarola 20 mg Tablet FC is a good medication for preventing blood clots.
  • For best results, take Ixarola 20 mg Tablet FC at the same time every day. It is better to take at night with meals.
  • Unlike other similar medications, regular lab tests are not required.
  • It interacts less with food or other medicines. Hence, frequent dose changes are not required.
  • It increases your risk of bleeding. Be careful while shaving, cutting fingernails or toenails, using sharp objects or engaging in contact sports (e.g. football, wrestling).
  • Inform your doctor if you see blood in your vomit, urine or stool (black, tarry stools or bright red blood).
  • Notify your doctor if you have any kidney problem.
  • If you are going to have a surgery or dental treatment, you may be asked to stop taking Ixarola 20 mg Tablet FC temporarily.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Ixarola

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Suffering from pulmonary embolism (recurrent venous thrombosis)since 2014.Admitted in Asian hospital Faridabad for treatment in 2014(case summery is attached)now from one week suffering from breathlessness, congestion and cough and fainted on two occasions.l want to know the full treatment and wheather this would be treated by cardiologist or pulmonologist
Dr. Nabajit Talukdar
Heart Specialist
See a cardiologist. .can see me at medanta call 9XXXXXX
Hi Doctor good day I was diagnosed with pulmonary embolism in the year 2005 I was on warfarin for 6 months, till date I am on blood thinners anticoagulant tablets how long I can continue. If you stop taking anticoagulant tablets is there chance of getting a repeat episode. Do advice asap.
Dr. Anshum Aneja Arora
Lungs Specialist
Yes . Risk depend on your history which your doctor must have calculated . Usually if no cause is known treatment is given lifelong
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FAQs

Q. Can the use of Ixarola increase the risk of bleeding?

Yes, Ixarola increases the risk of bleeding. Always be careful while doing activities that may cause an injury or bleeding. Tell your doctor immediately if you notice any abnormal bruising or bleeding.

Q. What medicines should I avoid while taking Ixarola?

Ixarola can interact with several medicines. Do not take any medicine without talking to your doctor.

Q. When will I feel better after taking Ixarola?

Ixarola reduces your risk of developing blood clots in the blood vessels of your leg, lungs, heart and brain. You may not feel any difference after taking Ixarola. However, keep taking this medicine as prescribed by your doctor because you will still be getting its full benefits.

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