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(Deep vein thrombosis)
Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) (also known as deep venous thrombosis or economy class syndrome) is the formation of a bl...
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Warfarin 6,172 Coumadin 4,642 Heparin 3,204
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Arixtra
VS.
Xarelto
Other name: Fondaparinux (Fondaparinux)
2.5
4.5
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Blood Clots
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DVT
Method of use:
Injection
Method of use:
Injection
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Prescribing mode:
Rx
Rivaroxaban (BAY 59-7939) is an route of administration anticoagulant invented and manufactured by Bayer in a number of countries it is marketed as Xarelto. In the United States, it is marketed by Janssen Pharmaceutica. It is the first available ...
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Top Concerns
Ari
Clotting Disorder
6
Allergies
3
Bleeding
3
Tiredness
2
Stroke
1
Depression
1
Lupus
1
Osteoporosis
1
Diabetes
1
Headaches
1
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Xar
Blood Clots
10
Bleeding
5
Clotting Disorder
5
Stroke
3
Tiredness
3
Headaches
2
Nausea
2
Dizzy
2
Muscle Pain
1
Weight Gain
1
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Arixtra
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Xarelto
Xar
Clotting Disorder
Ari
Xar
6
5
Allergies
Ari
Xar
3
0
Bleeding
Ari
Xar
3
5
Tiredness
Ari
Xar
2
3
Stroke
Ari
Xar
1
3
Depression
Ari
Xar
1
0
Lupus
Ari
Xar
1
0
Osteoporosis
Ari
Xar
1
0
Diabetes
Ari
Xar
1
0
Headaches
Ari
Xar
1
2
Blood Clots
Xar
Ari
10
0
Bleeding
Xar
Ari
5
3
Clotting Disorder
Xar
Ari
5
6
Stroke
Xar
Ari
3
1
Tiredness
Xar
Ari
3
2
Headaches
Xar
Ari
2
1
Nausea
Xar
Ari
2
0
Dizzy
Xar
Ari
2
0
Muscle Pain
Xar
Ari
1
0
Weight Gain
Xar
Ari
1
0
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Rivaroxaban (BAY 59-7939) is an route of administration anticoagulant invented and manufactured by Bayer in a number of countries it is marketed as Xarelto. In the United States, it is marketed by Janssen Pharmaceutica. It is the first available ...
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left leg. I have been on Arixtra since then also because I...
" ...swelling began after having ...left leg. I have been on Arixtra since then also because I got blood clots while taking Coumadin and Lovenox. I am excited to try Xarelto, but my hematologist is h... "

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more than Comundin. I am on Arixtra for 3 years now after...
" ...indication. I would wait until Xarelto is approved for your indication, ...can convert to Lovenox or Arixtra but they are injectables and ...more than Comundin. I am on Arixtra for 3 years no... "

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is on anticoagulants (i.e. Arixtra, Coumadin, Lovenox,...
" ...even if the patient is on anticoagulants (i.e. Arixtra, Coumadin, Lovenox, Xarelto). For the PP facilities and ...just plain careless/negligent . No one has a swollen leg for 8 months from... "

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is on anticoagulants (i.e. Arixtra, Coumadin, Lovenox,...
" ...even if the patient is on anticoagulants (i.e. Arixtra, Coumadin, Lovenox, Xarelto). For the PP facilities and ...just plain careless/negligent . No one has a swollen leg for 8 months from... "

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you will be prescribed Arixtra, Heparin, Lovenox, Xarelto,...
" ...should. Just know in the future that if you need to be on an anticoagulant you will be prescribed Arixtra, Heparin, Lovenox,... "

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are not on Coumadin, Xarelto, Arixtra, or Lovenox for life?...
" ...I am wondering why you are not on Coumadin, Xarelto, Arixtra, or Lovenox for life? Since you have had two blood clots and have Factor V you are consider a... "

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doctor to change you over to Arixtra, Lovenox, or Xarelto....
" Ask your doctor to change you over to Arixtra, Lovenox, or Xarelto. The first two are injectables. You will not have to worry about being within range or issues with food. If (s)he... "

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medication such as Arixtra, Lovenox, or Xarelto. The first...
" ...test more frequently or you can switch to a different medication such as Arixtra, Lovenox, or Xarelto. The first two are injectables but all three do not require testing and... "

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the ER. (S)he should put you on Arixtra, Lovenox, Warfarin,...
" ...away and bring a copy of your doppler report from the ER. (S)he should put you on Arixtra, Lovenox, Warfarin, or Xarelto. (S)he will probably run additional blood tests to see if you have any... "

wait 24 hours Arixtra: wait 36 hours Xarelto: wait...
" ...can reverse with FFP to speed it up) High-dose LMWH: wait 24 hours Arixtra: wait 36 hours Xarelto: wait 20 hours Plavix/Effiant: wait 7 days, NOT reversed with platelets Ticlid: wait... "

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