Aspirin vs Xarelto

Aspirin
(OTC)
Xarelto
(Rx)
Aspirin is an antiplatelet medication and an anti-inflammatory, fever reducing and pain relief medication.
Xarelto is a blood clots medication.
Satisfaction Score
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3.5
Moderately Satisfied
Satisfaction Score
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2.0
Slightly Satisfied
Concern level
1.5
Concern level
3.2
Approval Date
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January 14, 2013
July 1, 2011
Number of discussions around the web Number of discussions + -
478,191 Discussions
6,166 Discussions
Taken For
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Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Pain
#2 for Headaches
#4 for Miscarriage
#5 for Blood Clots
#6 for Heart Attack
#7 for Migraines
#8 for Stroke
#9 for Swelling
#10 for Cancer
#11 for Cramping
#12 for Fever
#13 for Acne
Aspirin is approved for Pain, Headaches and Clotting Disorder and is mostly mentioned together with these indications. In addition, it is taken to prevent Miscarriage and Blood Clots.
Condition
Number of posts
#1 for Blood Clots
#2 for DVT
Xarelto is taken to prevent Blood Clots and is mostly mentioned together with this indication. In addition, it is prescribed for DVT.
Side Effects and Concerns
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Asp
Withdrawal Symptoms
1
Tinnitus
1
Liver Damage
1
Suicide
1
Chicken Pox
1
Hearing Loss
1
Stomach Irritation
1
Hypoglycemia
1
Exfoliation
1
Anaphylaxis
1
Xar
Clotting Disorder
10
Bruise
4
Tiredness
4
Bleeding
3
Headaches
3
Shortness of Breath
2
Dizziness
2
Nausea
2
Anxiety
2
Weight Gain
2
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Aspirin
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Xarelto
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Withdrawal Symptoms
Asp
Xar
1
0
Tinnitus
Asp
Xar
1
0
Liver Damage
Asp
Xar
1
0
Suicide
Asp
Xar
1
0
Chicken Pox
Asp
Xar
1
0
Hearing Loss
Asp
Xar
1
0
Stomach Irritation
Asp
Xar
1
0
Hypoglycemia
Asp
Xar
1
0
Exfoliation
Asp
Xar
1
0
Anaphylaxis
Asp
Xar
1
0
Clotting Disorder
Xar
Asp
10
0
Bruise
Xar
Asp
4
0
Tiredness
Xar
Asp
4
0
Bleeding
Xar
Asp
3
0
Headaches
Xar
Asp
3
0
Shortness of Breath
Xar
Asp
2
0
Dizziness
Xar
Asp
2
0
Nausea
Xar
Asp
2
0
Anxiety
Xar
Asp
2
0
Weight Gain
Xar
Asp
2
0
Pregnancy Category (FDA) OpenClose all pregnancy categories
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a b c d x n
Category A
Adequate and well-controllted studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
Category B
Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
Category C
Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category D
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use of the drug in pregnant women despite potential risks.
Category X
Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use of the drug in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
Category N
FDA has not classified the drug.
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C Category C
Before taking Aspirin during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
C Category C
Before taking Xarelto during pregnancy, consult your doctor or pharmacists to weigh the risks and benefits.
Alcohol warning
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There may be a negative interaction between Aspirin and alcohol.
There may be a negative interaction between Xarelto and alcohol.
Method of use
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Pill
Pill
Dosages
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Tablet: 75 mg, 80 mg, 81 mg, 162 mg, 325 mg, 487.5 mg, 500 mg, 650 mg, 800 mg, 975 mg, 500-80-80-71 mg
Suppository: 60 mg, 120 mg, 125 mg, 130 mg, 200 mg, 300 mg, 325 mg, 600 mg, 650 mg, 1200 mg
Capsule: 81 mg, 162.5 mg
Gum: 227 mg
Packet: 650 mg
Tablet: 15 mg (42)- 20 mg (9), 10 mg, 15 mg, 20 mg
Food Instructions
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No Food Instructions
Avoid grapefruit or discuss with your doctor because grapefruit may increase drug concentration.
Ingredients
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Aspirin , Aspirin/Caffeine
Rivaroxaban
Drug Interactions
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Interaction between Aspirin and Xarelto: Severe Interaction. Always consult your doctor before taking these medications together. Do not stop taking the medications without a physician's advice.
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