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Review: Cardizem and Xarelto





Summary: drug interactions are reported among people who take Cardizem and Xarelto together.

This review analyzes the effectiveness and drug interactions between Cardizem and Xarelto. It is created by eHealthMe based on reports of 100 people who take the same drugs from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.

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What are the drugs

Cardizem has active ingredients of diltiazem hydrochloride. It is often used in high blood pressure. (latest outcomes from Cardizem 16,419 users)

Xarelto has active ingredients of rivaroxaban. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from Xarelto 4,720 users)

On Nov, 24, 2014: 100 people who take Cardizem, Xarelto are studied

Cardizem, Xarelto outcomes

Drug combinations in study:
- Cardizem (diltiazem hydrochloride)
- Xarelto (rivaroxaban)

Drug effectiveness over time :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Cardizem is effective33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
n/a33.33%
(1 of 3 people)
0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
50.00%
(2 of 4 people)
n/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/a
Xarelto is effective100.00%
(2 of 2 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
50.00%
(1 of 2 people)
100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/a100.00%
(1 of 1 people)
n/a

Most common drug interactions over time * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ yearsnot specified
Hepatic Enzyme IncreasedHepatic Enzyme IncreasedHepatic Enzyme IncreasedCoughHypertensionn/aNauseaDyspnoea
Gastritis ErosiveGastritis ErosiveGastritis ErosivePain - BackPain - BackGastrointestinal Haemorrhage
Skeletal InjuryGastrointestinal HaemorrhageColon CancerAbdominal PainAbdominal PainHepatic Enzyme Increased
Balance DisorderJaundice CholestaticMelaenaLipidsAstheniaAnaemia
DehydrationDyspnoeaHepatotoxicityCarditisMultiple AllergiesEpistaxis
HallucinationPericardial HaemorrhageAlanine Aminotransferase IncreasedAsthmaHaemoptysis
HypoglycaemiaChest PainErectile DysfunctionFeeling HotGastritis Erosive
HyperkalaemiaCardiac TamponadeHepatocellular InjuryStomach PainFatigue
Decreased AppetiteAbdominal PainEustachian Tube DysfunctionChest Pain
Head InjuryHypotensionAtrial Fibrillation/flutterDizziness

Drug effectiveness by gender :

FemaleMale
Cardizem is effective42.86%
(3 of 7 people)
40.00%
(2 of 5 people)
Xarelto is effective83.33%
(5 of 6 people)
50.00%
(2 of 4 people)

Most common drug interactions by gender * :

FemaleMale
Gastrointestinal HaemorrhageHepatic Enzyme Increased
DyspnoeaDyspnoea
DizzinessGastritis Erosive
Chest PainHaemoptysis
DehydrationGastrointestinal Haemorrhage
Skeletal InjuryEpistaxis
Balance DisorderHyperkalaemia
Head InjuryHaematuria
HallucinationHypoglycaemia
FatigueCardiac Failure Congestive

Drug effectiveness by age :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Cardizem is effectiven/an/an/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/a17.86%
(5 of 28 people)
Xarelto is effectiven/an/an/an/an/a0.00%
(0 of 1 people)
n/a26.92%
(7 of 26 people)

Most common drug interactions by age * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
n/an/an/an/an/aGastrointestinal HaemorrhageGastritis ErosiveDyspnoea
ArrhythmiaHepatic Enzyme IncreasedGastrointestinal Haemorrhage
Gastric UlcerChest PainEpistaxis
FatigueCardiac TamponadeAnaemia
GastritisGastrointestinal HaemorrhageDizziness
Erectile DysfunctionHypotensionAsthenia
Abdominal PainBalance Disorder
DyspnoeaDehydration
Pericardial HaemorrhageHallucination
Jaundice CholestaticSkeletal Injury

* Some reports may have incomplete information.

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Can you answer these questions (Ask a question):

  • Just prescribed xarelto am getting shots for wet macular degeneration should i?
    I have had 3 injections to my eye for wet macular degeneration. 2 weeks ago I developed blood clots in my superficial veins. I was put on Xarelto 5 days ago.
    Should I not be taking xarelto?
  • Are xarelto and eylea compatible
    I get eyelea injections in my eye for wet macular degeneration. Now I have blood clots in my leg and I am prescribed xarelto. Are these two drugs compatible?
  • Has anyone had side affects and/or drug interactions from xarelto and prevastatin?
    I currently take xarelto after a bout of multiple blood clots in both lungs...I have just been diagnosed with high cholesterol and dr wants me to take prevastatin and I'm concerned about side affects and/or drug interactions
  • I am looking for the cause of onion like bo which has developed over the past three or four months (1 answer)
    I suspected it about 4 months ago but couldn't pin it down. Then 2 months ago I started an exercise program which causes me to sweat heavily. It really became noticeable at that point. I shower daily but if I work up a little sweat I can notice it. It seems to be getting worse. I did occasionally eat onions but have since cut them out. I used to eat a lot more and never had this problem.
    My internet searches have found nothing.
  • I'm on 1 1/12 mg of suboxone. would i have to go off of it if i need major surgery?
    I was taking about 5 to 15 mg of Percocet a day and wanted to get off them. If I don't take suboxone at night I get EXTREME discomfort down my left leg & can not sleep due to pressure on my lower back (that's why I had to take Percocet). I have tried NUMEROUS meds over the past 20 yrs & nothing worked. the actual problem in my lumber spine is not serious enough to have surgery at this time.
    My question is if I need major surgery and need to take an opiate pain med would I have to get off the 1 1/2 mg of suboxone so I don't to go into withdrawal (as a doc once told me)? I'm 72 & the possibility of needing surgery is high, especially since I've had breast, colon & skin cancer. thank you

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Comments from related studies:

  • From this study (4 months ago):

  • seems to happen about 6 hours after taking rivaroxaban , always overnight, decreses in the daytime after getting up.

    Reply

  • From this study (6 months ago):

  • I have had rat bite fever, 1957; pylo9inidal cyst; PVC's, Hypoglycemia,p Hyperglycemia; Esophagitis; Diverticulitis; Ulcerative colitis; heart attack; gall bladder removal; adrenal adenoma; osteoma of the ear canal; kidney stones; prostatitis; agent orange exposure

    Reply

  • From this study (11 months ago):

  • Just a slight cough, non-productive, involuntary

    Reply

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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.

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Other drugs that are used to treat the same conditions:

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

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