Review: could Xarelto cause Death?


Summary

Death is found among people who take Xarelto, especially for people who are female, 60+ old , have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Lasix, and have Atrial fibrillation . We study 53,564 people who have side effects while taking Xarelto from FDA and social media. Among them, 1,294 have Death. Find out below who they are, when they have Death and more.

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Xarelto

Xarelto has active ingredients of rivaroxaban. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from Xarelto 53,962 users)

Death

Death has been reported by people with breathing difficulty, drug withdrawal syndrome, drug ineffective, diarrhea, insomnia (latest reports from 332,059 Death patients).

On Sep, 17, 2016

53,564 people reported to have side effects when taking Xarelto.
Among them, 1,294 people (2.42%) have Death


Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Xarelto cause Death?

Time on Xarelto when people have Death *:

  • < 1 month: 35.53 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 40.29 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 9.52 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 10.26 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 4.4 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Death when taking Xarelto *:

  • female: 50.68 %
  • male: 49.32 %

Age of people who have Death when taking Xarelto *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.89 %
  • 30-39: 1.78 %
  • 40-49: 4.88 %
  • 50-59: 8.28 %
  • 60+: 84.17 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Atrial Fibrillation (332 people, 25.66%)
  • Cerebrovascular Accident Prophylaxis (295 people, 22.80%)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (81 people, 6.26%)
  • Pulmonary Embolism (67 people, 5.18%)
  • Embolism Venous (60 people, 4.64%)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lasix (61 people, 4.71%)
  • Furosemide. (41 people, 3.17%)
  • Aspirin. (33 people, 2.55%)
  • Aspirin (31 people, 2.40%)
  • Metoprolol (29 people, 2.24%)

Top other side effects for these people *:

  • Gastrointestinal Haemorrhage (127 people, 9.81%)
  • Haemorrhage (97 people, 7.50%)
  • Cerebrovascular Accident (49 people, 3.79%)
  • Fall (45 people, 3.48%)
  • Cerebral Haemorrhage (45 people, 3.48%)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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