Xarelto Rivaroxaban 10 mg Tablets
WHAT IS XARELTO 10 MG TABLETS ?
Rivaroxaban is a direct factor Xa inhibitor. It works by blocking the formation of blood clots.
WHAT IS THE USE OF XARELTO 10 MG TABLETS ?
Rivaroxaban is used for preventing and treating blood clots in certain patients. It is also used to reduce the risk of stroke and serious blood clots in certain patients with atrial fibrillation. Rivaroxaban is also used to treat and prevent deep vein thrombosis (DVT), which can lead to blood clots in the lungs (pulmonary embolism).
WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE-EFFECTS OF XARELTO 10 MG TABLETS ?
Seek medical attention right away if any of these SEVERE side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions; bloody or black, tarry stools; change in the amount of urine produced; coughing up blood; dark urine; fever, chills, or persistent sore throat; pain, swelling, or new drainage at wound sites; pink or red urine; red, swollen, blistered, or peeling skin; stiff, sore, hot, or painful joints; symptoms of anemia.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
WHAT IS THE IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION XARELTO 10 MG TABLETS ?
- Do not change your dose or stop taking rivaroxaban without checking with your doctor.
- Tell your doctor or dentist that you take rivaroxaban before you receive any medical or dental care.
- PREGNANCY and BREAST-FEEDING: It is not known if rivaroxaban can cause harm to the fetus. If you become pregnant, contact your doctor. Do not breast-feed while taking rivaroxaban.