85yrs old taking Rivaroxaban 20mg can I drink cranberry juice?
This from the Web referenced to Warfarin. "In general, an interaction between warfarin and cranberry products is NOT expected. What we advise, as with everything, is moderation--have a glass, not a gallon of cranberry juice.
Moderation is the key!! I am on Rivarozaban (Xarelto) 20mg. I take a tumbler (24oz=3 Cups liq) and divided 1/3rds of Cranberry juice, Orange juice, and Coconut water mixed. Yummy. Of course this is maybe 1-3 times a week in the summer. Moderation.
Here are some common foods they say interact with Xarelto. Garlic, ginger, and grapefruit juice. I would say to try the cranberry juice at 8oz. for a few days checking your stool for any sign of blood conditions. Moderation is the key!
The best way I see to use this medication, is take it with the dinner meal, and take it about 1/2 way through your dinner meal, so it is absorbed slower and passed out of the stomach faster.
Seeing as you have a concern, probably a specific amount of cranberry juice you want to take, best to call your doctor or nurse for a quick question on it. What may work for me, may not work for you, and there are other body organs to be concerned with as well at our golden age.
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
Posted 27 Sep 2011 • 1 answer
Posted 20 Feb 2012 • 1 answer
Posted 18 Mar 2013 • 3 answers
Posted 5 Oct 2014 • 1 answer
Drinking a lot of water,cranberry juice, water wit vinegar and took to pills will I be clean by 2ma?
Posted 3 Mar 2015 • 1 answer