Review: could Xarelto cause Diarrhea?
(By eHealthMe on Mar, 10, 2014)
Severity ratings: 2.0/4
On a scale of 1 to 4: 1=least, 2=moderate, 3=severe, 4=most severe
We study 4,478 people who take Xarelto. Among them, 65 have Diarrhea. See who they are, when they have Diarrhea and more. This review is based on reports from FDA and social media, and is updated regularly.
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Xarelto (latest outcomes from 4,567 users) has active ingredients of rivaroxaban. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter, deep venous thrombosis. Commonly reported side effects of Xarelto include pulmonary embolism, deep venous thrombosis, gastrointestinal haemorrhage, haemorrhage, breathing difficulty.
Diarrhea (latest reports from 1,081,306 patients) has been reported by people with high blood pressure, pain, rheumatoid arthritis, acupuncture and pain, pain relief by acupuncture.
On Feb, 24, 2014: 2,845 people reported to have side effects when taking Xarelto. Among them, 45 people (1.58%) have Diarrhea.
Time on Xarelto when people have Diarrhea * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Diarrhea when taking Xarelto * :
Age of people who have Diarrhea when taking Xarelto * :
Severity of Diarrhea when taking Xarelto ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Diarrhea ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation (16 people, 35.56%)
- Prophylaxis (9 people, 20.00%)
- Pain (9 people, 20.00%)
- Knee arthroplasty (6 people, 13.33%)
- Confusional state (5 people, 11.11%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Neurontin (14 people, 31.11%)
- Aspirin (13 people, 28.89%)
- Pantoprazole (11 people, 24.44%)
- Torsemide (9 people, 20.00%)
- Nebivolol hcl (9 people, 20.00%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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From this study (6 months ago):
Margaret on Sep, 14, 2013:
I am an 83 yr. old female just starting to take
Xaltera for irregular heart beat and had stomach
cramps and diarrhea with my first pill. Would taking Pepto Bismal or Omodium with the pill help
with the problem or will that cause further
medical problems. With this pill, I don't have
to check my blood frequently. Any other suggestions? Thks.
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