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Pradaxa vs Eliquis vs Xarelto for a male patient aged 51

Summary: 90 male patients aged 51 (±5) who take the same drugs are studied.

This is personalized comparison of Pradaxa vs Eliquis vs Xarelto for a male aged 51. The study is created by eHealthMe based on reports from FDA and social media.

 

What are the drugs

Pradaxa (latest outcomes from 27,267 users) has active ingredients of dabigatran etexilate mesylate. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter.

Eliquis (latest outcomes from 36 users) has active ingredients of apixaban. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter.

Xarelto (latest outcomes from 4,766 users) has active ingredients of rivaroxaban. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter.

What is the symptom

Pulmonary embolism (blockage of the main artery of the lung) has been reported by people with birth control, pain, premenstrual syndrome, acne, high blood pressure. (latest reports from 61,174 Pulmonary embolism patients)

On Apr, 24, 2015: 90 male patients aged 49 who take the same drugs are studied in Pradaxa vs Eliquis vs Xarelto

Information of patient in study:

GenderAgeReason for the drug
Male49DVT

Drugs to compare:

DrugIngredientsCompany
Pradaxa dabigatran etexilate mesylatenot specified
Eliquis apixabannot specified
Xarelto rivaroxabannot specified

eHealthMe real world results:

For males aged 49 (±5):

Comparison with the specified adverse outcomes:

(outcome and its % of total reports)

PradaxaEliquisXarelto
Pulmonary Embolism11.43%0.00%0.00%

Most common side effects:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
PradaxaEliquisXarelto
Swelling Of The Ankles - Feet - LegsErectile DysfunctionCoughing Up Blood
Lightheadedness - FaintingBrain Tumor - Adults
NervousnessArrhythmia
Shortness Of BreathDeep Vein Thrombosis
Pulmonary EmbolismBlood In Stool
Cerebral InfarctionAbdominal Pain
Antiphospholipid SyndromeChronic Pain
Deep Vein ThrombosisHypopituitarism
Behcet's SyndromeClammy Skin
Lung Cancer MetastaticTinnitus

Most common side effects experienced by people in long term use:

(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
PradaxaEliquisXarelto
NervousnessCoughing Up Blood
Lightheadedness - FaintingHypopituitarism
Shortness Of Breath
Swelling Of The Ankles - Feet - Legs
Hair Loss
Sexual Dysfunction

Drug effectiveness:

not at allsomewhatmoderatehighvery high
Pradaxa4.55%9.09%18.18%68.18%0.00%
Eliquis0.00%100.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%
Xarelto0.00%6.67%46.67%26.67%20.00%

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Drug effectiveness in real world:

Alternative drugs:

Side effects in real world:

On eHealthMe, Pradaxa (dabigatran etexilate mesylate) is often used to treat atrial fibrillation/flutter. Eliquis (apixaban) is often used to treat atrial fibrillation/flutter. Xarelto (rivaroxaban) is often used to treat atrial fibrillation/flutter. Find out below the conditions the drugs are used for, how effective they are, and any alternative drugs that you can use to treat those same conditions.

What is the drug used for and how effective is it:

Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

Recent related drug comparison:

NOTE: The study is based on active ingredients. Other drugs that have the same active ingredients are also considered.

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