Review: Cardizem and Xarelto drug interactions
This review analyzes the interactions between Cardizem and Xarelto. It is created by eHealthMe based on 84 people who have drug interactions while taking the drugs. The review uses reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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What are the drugs
Cardizem (latest outcomes from 16,393 users) has active ingredients of diltiazem hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure.
Xarelto (latest outcomes from 4,567 users) has active ingredients of rivaroxaban. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter.
On Mar, 9, 2014: 84 people who reported to have interactions when taking Cardizem, Xarelto are studied
Drug combinations in study:
- Cardizem (diltiazem hydrochloride)
- Xarelto (rivaroxaban)
Most common interactions experienced by people in the use of Cardizem, Xarelto:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Dyspnoea (difficult or laboured respiration)||74|
|Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage (bleeding gastrointestinal tract)||32|
|Haemoptysis (blood-stained sputum from the bronchi, larynx, trachea, or lungs)||28|
|Epistaxis (bleed from the nose)||26|
|Hypoglycaemia (deficiency of glucose in the bloodstream)||24|
|Hyperkalaemia (damage to or disease of the kidney)||24|
|Hepatic Enzyme Increased||19|
|Anaemia (lack of blood)||13|
|Haematuria (presence of blood in urine)||12|
Most common interactions experienced by people in long term use of Cardizem, Xarelto:(click on each outcome to view in-depth analysis, incl. how people recovered)
|Interaction||Number of reports|
|Sciatic Like Back Pain||1|
|Bitter Taste In Mouth||1|
How effective are the drugs:
|not at all||somewhat||moderate||high||very high|
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation
- Acute coronary syndrome
- Cerebrovascular accident prophylaxis
- Cardiac disorder
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
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Complete drug side effects:
On eHealthMe, Cardizem (diltiazem hydrochloride) is often used to treat high blood pressure. 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:
- Cardizem is used in:
- Xarelto is used in:
Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:
- Cardizem alternatives:
- Xarelto alternatives:
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Just a slight cough, non-productive, involuntary
started on xarelto & cardizem recently, now liver enzymes are increased. Possible drug reaction by one or both
Which of these drugs can I take at the same time of day?
Can you answer these questions (what is this?):
- By Herb: Can xarelto cause my blood pressure to elevate
I had a stroke (TIA) TWO MONTHS AGO AND MY DOCTOR PUT ME ON A BLOOD THINNER XARELTO and my blood pressure is always high now. Example 197/112
- By iambimby: Can be xarelto and clopidogrel be taken together??
my client is taking clopidogrel, aspirin in the morning and the doctor said that she can have her Xarelto back. My client wants to take xarelto in the morning with clopidogrel and aspirin.. is this ok or is this too much dangerous??? i need an answer.. thank you so much
- By plantarfacitis: What pain pill is okay with xarelto?
What can I take for heel pain with Xarelto? I've taken Xarelto for almost a year, so can I skip the day I need to take Aleve for this. My Afib is controlled with meds and ablation last April.
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