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Which is safer Pradaxa or Xarelto?

Posted 17 May 2012 by penron 1 answer

Has anyone experienced skin rash while taking Xarelto?

Posted 20 Apr 2012 by wife of TJ 16 answers

My husband developed rash when he was on Pradaxa. It went away as soon as he stopped. He has now been on Xarelto 20Mg about three weeks and the similar rash has started. His back is full of small red spots that itch and his upper chest front seems red and itchy. Could this go away with time or will ...

Has anyone experienced a PE while on Xarelto?

Posted 24 Apr 2013 by jovifan 6 answers

I have been on Xarelto since switching from Cumadin a month ago and about a week ago I had sharp pains in my chest then three days ago I had an irregular fast heartbeat on the lower right side of my heart for about 30 minutes. Once that was over I had wheezing in my chest for the next 12 hrs with ...

Do foods high in vitamin K interfear with taking Xarelto? What foods should be avoided?

Posted 1 Apr 2013 by Puzgrl 1 answer

Taking to prevent stroke. Most blood thinners react with vitamin K. Can I still eat all the leafy green vegetables I like. I eat alot of salads and spinach and broccoli and carrots too. I want to keep eating healthy so can I still eat all of the above veggies.

When changing from Metoprolol succinate, 25 mg. daily, to metoprolol tartrate, what dose is correct?

Posted 18 Jun 2015 by Suanna 3 answers

I take this for blood pressure and have had no problems but understand that the tartrate is cheaper.

Metoprolol succinate vs Metoprolol tartrate?

Posted 25 Feb 2016 by ashton21 1 answer

my mother recently went spent 3 weeks in the hospital for her heart till this day shes still Afib. when she was discharged one of her perscriptions was Metoprolol tartrate (Lopressor) 5 pills 3 times a day. the pharmacy gave her Metoprolol succinate instead. we didnt know the different, and its now ...

Medroxyprogesterone - Been given provera to stop period as due to get married on Monday. Started?

Posted 4 May 2017 by Chellemellor 1 answer

... taking yesterday at 3 10mg tablets a day. Af due Monday. However getting stomach cramps and spotting is this normal?

At 71 on Eliquis. Can I use any anti inflammatories?

Posted 3 May 2017 by Luigi71 1 answer

..inflammatory arthritis as well as A Fib and pacemaker for Sick Sinus Syndrome.

Flecainide - What to do? "To take or not to take"- this is a question?

Posted 4 days ago by Alemo 0 answers

What next? Personaly, in general, I am again the medication.Having Afib for many years, I ignored at first, than was taken bisoprolol 2.5-5mg as per needed for a period of time and it was able to convert Arrhthytmias to NSR. Interesting enough, I could feel the palpitation is coming by started ...

Xarelto Side Effects, can they begin after 10 months?

Posted 10 days ago by Javatime 0 answers

Hello, I'm a female (57) with Afib, diagnosised 7 years ago, had a TIA May 2016. Doctor put me on Xarelto at that time, have had no known side effects. Then in February this year had unbearable pain in my right hand (only on the top part of it above my palm area) and also pain on the Top of my ...

Which is safer, Flecainide or amiodarone?

Posted 2 May 2017 by Val di 0 answers

I am going in for a pacemaker defibrillator implant tomorrow. I have a fib, some v tach, tachy brady syndrome and about 35,000 multifocal pvc's a day. My doctor is suggesting these drugs... which do you think is safer?

How long is recovery after pacemaker and ablation a month later?

Posted 20 days ago by ragsgolf 0 answers

March 26 was pacemaker; then ablation on April 20th. Fortunately my Afib seems controlled and the pm is keeping my heart rate no lower than 60. However, doing any one little thing like shopping for bedding plants or coiling a hose tires me out. Also I have a sporadic deep cough which comes and ...

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