My father is taking Xarelto 10 mb as a blood thinner for the afib. He had a hemorrhagic stroke and the doctors were concerned due to his age to restart a blood thinner like warfarin. This was a compromise. He needs an antiobiotic for a possible infection.
Which antibiotics are ok to take with Xarelto? thanks?
- 1 Sep 2011 by LJHTIGER
- thromboembolic stroke prophylaxis, deep vein thrombosis - first event, pulmonary embolism - first event, warfarin, prevention of thromboembolism in atrial fibrillation, blood disorders, doctor, antibiotic, antibiotics, xarelto
8 Jan 2012
Your doctor could try chloramphenicol, and erythromycin if they are applicable to your father's infection. They did not show an increase in bleeding in patients with CrCl 30 to < 50 mL/min [Hazard Ratio (95% CI): 1.05 (0.77, 1.42)]. XARELTO should be used in patients with CrCL 15 to 50 mL/min who are receiving concomitant combined P-gp and weak or moderate CYP3A4 inhibitors only if the potential benefit justifies the potential risk. Please note that there is no reversal drug, antidote, for Xarelto. If he is prone to falling, you will need to monitor him closely.
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Prevention of Thromboembolism in Atrial Fibrillation - I had an abilation in February and am having?
... constant atrial fib, at least every 4 or 5 days. Blood pressure drops to 80/55 and it last for at least 24 hours. I'm really tired of this.
3 answers • 14 Aug 2009
... Filter in my Inferior Vena Cava "as an extra measure of protection" and I thought biological material built up on these? I have good, ...
3 answers • 28 Jun 2012
As someone who has struggled with deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolisms, I know how difficult Warfarin therapy can be. That is why my team and ...
4 answers • 29 Jan 2014
1 answer • 19 May 2014