Review: could Xarelto cause Liver Function Test Abnormal?


Liver function test abnormal 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 Lercanidipine, and have Atrial fibrillation . We study 14,503 people who have side effects while taking Xarelto from FDA and social media. Among them, 93 have Liver function test abnormal. Find out below who they are, when they have Liver function test abnormal and more.

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Xarelto has active ingredients of rivaroxaban. It is often used in atrial fibrillation/flutter. (latest outcomes from Xarelto 12,769 users)

Liver Function Test Abnormal

Liver function test abnormal has been reported by people with alanine aminotransferase increased, hypotension, rashes, aspartate aminotransferase increased, urinary tract infection (latest reports from 21,708 Liver function test abnormal patients).

On Aug, 23, 2016

14,503 people reported to have side effects when taking Xarelto.
Among them, 93 people (0.64%) have Liver Function Test Abnormal

Number of reports submitted per year:

Could Xarelto cause Liver function test abnormal?

Time on Xarelto when people have Liver Function Test Abnormal *:

  • < 1 month: 29.41 %
  • 1 - 6 months: 62.75 %
  • 6 - 12 months: 7.84 %
  • 1 - 2 years: 0.0 %
  • 2 - 5 years: 0.0 %
  • 5 - 10 years: 0.0 %
  • 10+ years: 0.0 %

Gender of people who have Liver Function Test Abnormal when taking Xarelto *:

  • female: 48.28 %
  • male: 51.72 %

Age of people who have Liver Function Test Abnormal when taking Xarelto *:

  • 0-1: 0.0 %
  • 2-9: 0.0 %
  • 10-19: 0.0 %
  • 20-29: 0.0 %
  • 30-39: 0.0 %
  • 40-49: 8.45 %
  • 50-59: 9.86 %
  • 60+: 81.69 %

Severity if Liver Function Test Abnormal when taking Xarelto **:

  • least: 0.0 %
  • moderate: 100 %
  • severe: 0.0 %
  • most severe: 0.0 %

How people recovered from Liver Function Test Abnormal **:

  • while on drug: 0.0 %
  • after off the drug: 0.0 %
  • not yet: 100 %

Top conditions involved for these people *:

  • Atrial Fibrillation (33 people)
  • Hypertension (27 people)
  • Cerebrovascular Accident Prophylaxis (22 people)
  • Upper Respiratory Tract Infection (18 people)
  • Ear Infection (17 people)

Top co-used drugs for these people *:

  • Lercanidipine (26 people)
  • Acetaminophen (24 people)
  • Zolpidem (20 people)
  • Tramadol Hcl (20 people)
  • Clarithromycin (20 people)

* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.

** Reports from social media are used.

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