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Has anyone experienced skin rash while taking Xarelto?

Posted 20 Apr 2012 27 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... read more

Has anyone experienced a PE while on Xarelto?

Posted 24 Apr 2013 16 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... read more

Eliquis - Which over-the-counter pain medication is safe to take for arthritis pain and/or headaches

Posted 11 Jun 2015 2 answers

... while on Eliquis. I've been using this drug for a-fib for 11 days.

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

Posted 18 Jun 2015 4 answers

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

Taking Xarelto cause stiffness in lower back pain?

Posted 13 Jan 2018 9 answers

What time of day/night is best to take furosemide?

Posted 27 Oct 2017 2 answers

I have AF of the heart and have a build up of fluid on lungs, I developed swelling in all joints mostly ankles and knees, I was giving furosemide 40 mg. What time of day would I benefit from taking this tablets

Which is safer Pradaxa or Xarelto?

Posted 17 May 2012 1 answer

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

Posted 1 Apr 2013 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.

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

Posted 3 May 2017 1 answer

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

Metoprolol succinate vs Metoprolol tartrate?

Posted 25 Feb 2016 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... read more

Atrial Fibrillation - I am looking for someone to talk to who has afib... my last trip to ER, I was?

Posted 17 Oct 2011 11 answers

... told it was Atrial flutter. Have so many questions! HELP!

For how long, has anybody taken Flecainide?

Posted 26 Sep 2012 4 answers

I have been taking flecainide 50mg x2 daily for Afib. along with metoprolol and aspirin. Have been taking it now for a little over three years. Have not had any further outbreaks of Afib! However I really would rather not take this drug, if at all possible. I have read that it does not help anyone... read more

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