Medicine Overview of Xarelto Tablet
Side effects of Xarelto Tablet
Bleeding, Anemia, Nausea.
How to use Xarelto Tablet
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. It is better to take Xarelto 20mg Tablet with food.
How Xarelto Tablet works
Xarelto 20mg tablet is an anticoagulant that prevents the formation of harmful blood clots.
In Depth Information on Xarelto Tablet
Expert advice for Xarelto Tablet
- Do not use rivaroxaban if you are allergic to rivaroxaban or any of its ingredient.
- Do not take rivaroxaban if you have any bleeding disorder or increased risk of bleeding; or artificial heart valve, severe kidney problems, moderate to severe liver problems, or bleeding problems caused by liver disease.
- Doctor’s advice should be considered in case of patients with following history of disease conditions: history of high blood pressure, anemia or low blood platelet levels; stroke; stomach ulcers.
- Avoid using rivaroxaban if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding.
- Take special precautions and consult your doctor if you have recently had or are scheduled to have surgeries, including dental surgery.
Special precautions for Xarelto 20mg Tablet
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Xarelto 20mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Xarelto 20mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactatio+more
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby....
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.+more
Xarelto 20mg Tablet may cause dizziness or fainting. This may affect your driving ability....
Xarelto 20mg Tablet may cause dizziness or fainting. This may affect your driving ability.
Xarelto 20mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Xarelto 20mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Caution should be advised in patients with renal impairment....
Caution should be advised in patients with renal impairment.
There is limited information available on the use of Xarelto+more
20mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor....
If you miss a dose of Rivaroxaban, 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.
Frequently asked questions for Xarelto 20mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Rivaroxaban
Xarelto belongs to a class of medications called anticoagulants (blood thinner). It is approved by FDA and it used to prevent and treat blood clots in blood vessels
Q. Is rivaroxaban better than warfarin?
Rivaroxaban and warfarin belongs to same class of medicines (anticoagulants), but their effect may vary upon individual response. Always follow doctor’s advice regarding its use
Xarelto does not have an antidote, and the drug cannot be flushed out of the system through dialysis. People who suffer bleeding can end up hospitalized, and the bleed may be fatal
Q. Can I take rivaroxaban with warfarin/ tramadol/ paracetamol/ aspirin?
Rivaroxaban should not be taken with the above medications. Always follow doctor’s advice regarding its use
Patients taking Xarelto should avoid using pain killers as it increases the risk of bleeding
Xarelto is not known to cause weight gain or hair loss, but it rarely causes diarrhea. Consult your doctor, if you experience such side effects.
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Substitutes for Xarelto Tablet
Ixarola 20mg Tablet