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Review: could Xarelto cause Arthritis - rheumatoid (Rheumatoid arthritis)?

Summary: Arthritis - rheumatoid is reported only by a few people who take Xarelto.

We study 4,593 people who have side effects while taking Xarelto from FDA and social media. Among them, 3 have Arthritis - rheumatoid. Find out below who they are, when they have Arthritis - rheumatoid and more.

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Xarelto

Xarelto has active ingredients of rivaroxaban. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from 4,739 Xarelto users)

Arthritis - rheumatoid

Arthritis - rheumatoid (autoimmune disease that results in a chronic, systemic inflammatory disorder that may affect many tissues and organs) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, high blood pressure, pain, high blood cholesterol, osteopenia. (latest reports from 218,102 Arthritis - rheumatoid patients)

On Dec, 31, 2014: 4,581 people reported to have side effects when taking Xarelto. Among them, 3 people (0.07%) have Arthritis - Rheumatoid.

Trend of Arthritis - rheumatoid in Xarelto reports

Time on Xarelto when people have Arthritis - rheumatoid * :

< 1 month1 - 6 months6 - 12 months1 - 2 years2 - 5 years5 - 10 years10+ years
Arthritis - rheumatoid66.67%0.00%33.33%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%

Gender of people who have Arthritis - rheumatoid when taking Xarelto * :

FemaleMale
Arthritis - rheumatoid100.00%0.00%

Age of people who have Arthritis - rheumatoid when taking Xarelto * :

0-12-910-1920-2930-3940-4950-5960+
Arthritis - rheumatoid0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%0.00%100.00%

Severity of Arthritis - rheumatoid when taking Xarelto ** :

leastmoderateseveremost severe
Arthritis - rheumatoid0.00%0.00%100.00%0.00%

How people recovered from Arthritis - rheumatoid ** :

while on the drugafter off the drugnot yet
Arthritis - rheumatoid0.00%0.00%100.00%

Top conditions involved for these people * :

  1. Hypertension (1 people, 33.33%)
  2. Rheumatoid arthritis (1 people, 33.33%)
  3. Prophylaxis (1 people, 33.33%)
  4. Pulmonary embolism (1 people, 33.33%)
  5. Atrial fibrillation (1 people, 33.33%)

Top co-used drugs for these people * :

  1. Enalapril maleate (1 people, 33.33%)
  2. Celebrex (1 people, 33.33%)
  3. Azulfidine (1 people, 33.33%)
  4. Pantoprazole (1 people, 33.33%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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