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Has anyone experienced a PE while on Xarelto?

Posted 24 Apr 2013 by jovifan 15 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 ...

4 days into Eliquis, can I cut 5mg dosage in half until I see my doctor in two days?

Posted 13 Aug 2016 by Oteu159 3 answers

I am being treated for pulmonary embolism discovered in early stages by CT-scan 4 days ago

Can xarelto cause extreme fatigue, and anxiety?

Posted 23 Apr 2015 by RN90s 2 answers

Taking for past 2 years for a PE Have extreme fatigue Poor sleep Normal labs No bleeding issues

Coumadin for pulmonary embolism?

Posted 11 hours ago by Abbeyroze 0 answers

I was diagnosed with pulmonary embolism(two blood clots in left lung) 4 days post partum and have been taking the blood thinner Coumadin for 2 weeks but still have all of the symptoms of the pulmonary embolism like increased heart rate when standing or walking tight chest lightheaded ness and ...

Eliquis - My husband is supposed to take two Eliquis a day just started a month ago.

Posted 7 days ago by jayrojrt 1 answer

He forgot two days in a row. He has AFib. I noticed and now must just follow regular schedule making sure he gets two a day. Will the missed pills cause a problem. His vitals was good yesterday

Eliquis - What happens if you take 2 tablets by mistake?

Posted 10 Apr 2015 2 answers

I took 2 tablets this morning at 9:00am in error. Should I take the evening dose or skip it?

Coumadin - Looking for participants for Warfarin therapy user research. Interested?

Posted 29 Jan 2014 by cbostian 7 answers

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 I are building a mobile and web application that allows patients to dose safely from home, and remain in constant contact with their medical ...

Coumadin Failure?

Posted 27 Jan 2013 by stumpedthedoctor 7 answers

released from hospital after 1 week of heprin drip and conversion to coumadin. Had alms died from multiple bilateral PEs. went home on coumadin right at 2.0 - three days later developed a new clot on coumadin (a very big clot in left leg). Admitted again and converted to lovenox injections. Minimum ...

Is it safe to take vitamin supplements while on Xarelto?

Posted 6 Jul 2014 by BGSC 1 answer

I started taking Xarelto about weeks ago. I am interested in taking a supplement that contains Vit A, B1, B2, B3, B5, B6, B12, D3, Folic Acid, Chromium, Selenium, Vanadium, B. Lactis, L. Acidophilus, L. Casei, L. Helviticus, L. Salvarius, L. Plantarum, L. Rhamnosus, Guarana, Green Tea, Glucosamine, ...

I have had wine all my life. On Eliquis now due to blood clot. I would like to have wine at night?

Posted 22 Apr 2018 by Scaldo 1 answer

I will be 80. Work out every day. Female. Not overweight. I take Atenolol, 75 mg., and Levothyroxine. Nothing else. Not even acetaminophen. I have been sipping wine in 4 0z. Glass at night. About 3 glasses.

Can warfarin affect male fertility?

Posted 18 Sep 2010 by hunterblu32 2 answers

Pulmonary Embolism -- Recurrent Event - Wondering about side effects?My husband had his 1st PE in 2006 after returning from the Solomon Islands (he served 15yrs in the Australian Army). The next one in 2007. And the 3rd in 2008. His warfarin dosage has gone as high as 22mg/day. His doc has never ...

Xarelto and Sun Exposure?

Posted 11 May 2013 by asuevan 2 answers

My wife (28) has May Thurners, has a clot, was treated for a PE a few weeks ago, and is now on Xarelto. With summer coming up, we were wondering if sun bathing presents a risk. Any help would be great. Thanks

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