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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 6,226 Coumadin 4,667 Heparin 3,252
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Coumadin
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Xarelto
Other name: Warfarin (Warfarin)
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DVT
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Method of use:
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Prescribing mode:
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Warfarin (also known under the brand names Coumadin, Jantoven, Marevan, Lawarin, Waran, and Warfant) is an anticoagulant. It is most likely to be the drug popularly referred to as a "blood thinner," yet this is a misno...
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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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Bleeding
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Diabetes
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Headaches
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Shortness Of Breath
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Allergies
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Weight Loss
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Weight Gain
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Depression
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High Blood Pressure
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Dizzy
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Blood Clots
10
Bleeding
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Clotting Disorder
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Stroke
3
Tiredness
3
Headaches
2
Nausea
2
Dizzy
2
Muscle Pain
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About Coumadin
Warfarin (also known under the brand names Coumadin, Jantoven, Marevan, Lawarin, Waran, and Warfant) is an anticoagulant. It is most likely to be the drug popularly referred to as a "blood thinner," yet this is a misno...
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About Xarelto
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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week ago was switched from Coumadin to Xarelto due to PT...
" ...Once recently diagnosed with blood clot in lung. ...a day. Then prescribed Coumadin. Then week ago was switched from Coumadin to Xarelto due to PT too high. Now he is bleeding from gums, achy... "

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my Coumadin and it just wasn't working. The decision...
" ...Xarelto and haven't felt this good in almost three years. I can eat what I want (GREEN VEGETABLES!) no stabbing of my fingers and veins on a weekly basis, plus I have so much energy. I guess so f... "

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surgery. I was started on coumadin in the hospital....
" ...bladder surgery. I was started on coumadin in the hospital. The drs wanted to switch me to Xarelto, selling it as a wonder drug.Since taking it, I've experienced terrible hair loss. (I was at... "

been taking Coumadin (Brand name) for several years because...
" ...taking Coumadin (Brand ...to Xarelto. I've been taking it for a week now with a few side effects including an ache (heartburn?) on the left side of my chest, mild stomach discomfort and muscle s... "

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hospital they took him off the coumadin and switched him...
" ...couple of times. He's been on coumadin and had a few rounds ...time in the hospital they took him off the coumadin and switched him to xarelto. I still don't know that... "

started on Coumadin then switched to Xarelto after approx...
" I started on Coumadin then switched to Xarelto after approx 4 months in treatment of a massive ...the exercise due to PE's) I have now been off Xarelto less than a week and I already notice a... "

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flow. I never had any luck with coumadin, but now have...
" ...groin. I still have the fibrous tissued from these clots and just recently ...to improve blood flow. I never had any luck with coumadin, but now have been placed on xarelto as a blood thinner. ... "

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to me. I had been on Coumadin for the last year and...
" ...I had been on Coumadin for the last year and hated it. Started Xarelto 2 weeks ago and have stirred up my palpitation, which haven't... "

I am presently taking Coumadin for Atrial Fibrillation. My...
" I am presently taking Coumadin for Atrial Fibrillation. My doctor would like to switch my medication to Xarelto or Eliquis. I would like to switch to one... "

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you do on Coumadin, which is a relief. I don't know what...
" ...it, so he;s on Xarelto right now. So far it's working well and he's had ...every week that you do on Coumadin, which is a relief. I don't know what ...go that high. Now with the Xarelto he... "

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