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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 7 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 ...

Does Atacand ( candesartan ) cause Atrial Fibrillation??

Posted 4 days ago by AyaMoh 0 answers

My mom had taken Atacand for 8 years for hypertension but the last 10 days she suffered AF ( hr over 140 ) and hypotension 60/40 or cardiac Arrhythmia.She stopped taking Atacand since then , Does it has any relation?? Should she stop taking Atacand ??

Xarelto - If I have a procedure such as ablation to help my afib what concerns should I have?

Posted 10 days ago by Scotty42 0 answers

My doctor told me I might need to have a ablation to help with Afib. As the drug pamphlet says that stopping Xarelto cold is not a good idea, so what should I do? My cardiologist said I would have to stop any blood thinners. I just had my first visit with him and he seems very knowledgeable and I ...

Eliquis - What are the reported side effects of long term use, both common and uncommon?

Posted 17 days ago by Atkinpj 0 answers

I've been taking eliquis for over a year for afib and have recently experienced ongoing shortness of breath. A possible side effect of long term use?

Does atrial fibrillation lead to congestive heart failure?

Posted 11 days ago by stanharrison 0 answers

Have A-fib heard it leads to congestive heart failure?

Rivaroxaban - Dizziness and excess tiredness, not feeling quite with it at all!?

Posted 20 days ago by maz12 0 answers

Only been on these four days but since the off I've felt very dizzy, tired, sleep a lot more during day and night and generally don't feel quite with it in terms of having to concentrate etc, is this normal when starting these tablets!

Metoprolol - Different between Toprol succ ER XL 50 mg and Lopressor 50 mg?

Posted 30 Jun 2017 by S_Cravens720 0 answers

My mom is supposed to be taking the 50 mg of metoprolol XL once a day her co-pay is outrageous. Can I just not give her the Lopressor 50 mg x's2 a day

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.

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