Review: could Xarelto cause Impotence (Erection problems)?
Summary: Impotence is found among people who take Xarelto, especially for people who are male, 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 1 - 6 months, also take medication Librium, and have Atrial fibrillation/flutter. We study 4,631 people who have side effects while taking Xarelto from FDA and social media. Among them, 8 have Impotence. Find out below who they are, when they have Impotence and more.
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Xarelto has active ingredients of rivaroxaban. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from 4,775 Xarelto users)
Impotence (powerlessness) has been reported by people with depression, high blood pressure, high blood cholesterol, pain, hair loss. (latest reports from 31,506 Impotence patients)
On May, 12, 2015: 4,625 people reported to have side effects when taking Xarelto. Among them, 8 people (0.17%) have Impotence.
Time on Xarelto when people have Impotence * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
Gender of people who have Impotence when taking Xarelto * :
Age of people who have Impotence when taking Xarelto * :
Severity of Impotence when taking Xarelto ** :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
How people recovered from Impotence ** :
|while on the drug||after off the drug||not yet |
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Atrial fibrillation (3 people, 37.50%)
- Atrial fibrillation/flutter (2 people, 25.00%)
- Dvt (2 people, 25.00%)
- Anxiety, apprehension, feeling uptight, jitters, stress, stress and anxiety, tension (1 people, 12.50%)
- Nervousness (1 people, 12.50%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Librium (1 people, 12.50%)
- Paroxetine hydrochloride (1 people, 12.50%)
- Sotalol hydrochloride (1 people, 12.50%)
- Cartia xt (1 people, 12.50%)
- Viagra (1 people, 12.50%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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