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Xarelto vs Eliquis: How do they compare?

Switching from Eliquis to Xarelto: What do I need to know?

Why switch from Eliquis to Xarelto? How do I switch from Eliquis to Xarelto?

Is Activase the same as tPA?

How is Activase (alteplase) given/administered?

Has anyone experienced a PE while on Xarelto?

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 - What happens if you take 2 tablets by mistake?

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

Eliquis and Xarelto, feeling super tired and dizzy. How long until side effects are totally gone?

Hello, due to a pulmonary embolism 2 years ago I was on Xarelto and now changed about 1 week ago to Eliquis. First half year I had basically no side effects. All was fine. But then it started with dizziness, vertigo, tiredness and in general feeling anxious and depressed. Therefore I changed to... read more

Can xarelto cause extreme fatigue, and anxiety?

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

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

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

Been on Eliquis for 3 weeks. Does anyone else get super cold almost all the time?

I'm writing this whilst under a heated throw blanket and I'm still freezing. Also has anyone else noticed that things that hurt a lot more than normal? I'm feeling like a pansy now. I have a PE, that's why I'm on Eliquis.

Can warfarin affect male fertility?

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... read more

Do you stop taking Eliquis when you have a dentist appointment? If so, when before & after?

If the prescription Eliquis is stopped because of a dentist appointment, is there another medicine to help prevent a blood clot from forming? If not, how many days before Dental appointment and how many days after?

Can Eliquis be cut in half?

Can eliquis 5 mg be cut in half. I have 2 bottles of 5mg and my dr changed me to 2.5 since it so costly I’d like to know the answer.

I am taking Xarelto. Diagnosed with a pulmonary embolism. Can I safely take olive oil?

Have stopped smoking cold turkey after 30 years. Now at age 70, I am trying to eat smarter. The diagnosis of the pulmonary embolism, and subsequent near death experience has me walking on eggshells and thus trying to figure out what I can eat for better health. Have read the benefits of olive oil.... read more

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