Xarelto 20 mg
Xarelto 20 mg Tablet is an anticoagulant that is used to treat and prevent blood clots in conditions such as deep vein thrombosis (DVT), pulmonary embolism (PE), and atrial fibrillation (AFib).
Description Of Xarelto 20mg
Xarelto 20mg Tablet is an anticoagulant that is used to treat and prevent blood clots in conditions such as deep vein thrombosis (DVT), pulmonary embolism (PE), and atrial fibrillation (AFib). Close monitoring of liver and kidney function is recommended during treatment with this medicine. This medicine is not recommended for use in patients below 18 years of age.
Xarelto 20mg Chemical Name
Xarelto 20mg Manufacturer
- Bayer pharmaceuticals pvt. ltd
Uses of Xarelto 20mg
Xarelto 20mg Tablet is used for prevention of blood clots. It is used to prevent and treat blood clots forming in the legs, lungs, brain or heart.
What is Xarelto 20mg?
Xarelto 20mg Tablet (rivaroxaban) blocks the activity of certain clotting substances in the blood.
Xarelto 20mg Tablet is used to prevent or treat a type of blood clot called deep vein thrombosis (DVT), which can lead to blood clots in the lungs (pulmonary embolism). A DVT can occur after certain types of surgery.
Xarelto 20mg Tablet is sometimes used to lower your risk of a DVT or PE coming back after you have received treatment for blood clots for at least 6 months.
Xarelto 20mg Tablet is also used in people with atrial fibrillation (a heart rhythm disorder) to lower the risk of stroke caused by a blood clot.
How Xarelto 20mg working?
Xarelto 20mg Tablet is a novel oral anticoagulant (NOAC). It works by preventing the formation of blood clots in the body.
How is Xarelto 20mg used?
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Xarelto 20mg Tablet is to be taken with food.
Xarelto 20mg Indications
Take this medicine as prescribed by the doctor. Do not take this medicine in larger or smaller quantities than recommended. Report any unusual symptoms to the doctor immediately. Ensure that the treatment course is completed. Your doctor may change your dose based on your clinical condition. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor.
Xarelto 20mg Dosage
- Xarelto 10mg
- Xarelto 15mg
- Xarelto 20mg
Contraindication Of Xarelto 20mg
Xarelto 20mg Tablet is contraindicated in patients with:
- active pathological bleeding
- severe hypersensitivity reaction to Xarelto 20mg Tablet
Adverse effects Of Xarelto 20mg
- Back pain
- Dark colored urine
- Bleeding gums
Special Precautions And Related Warnings Of Xarelto 20mg
Xarelto 20mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Xarelto 20mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Xarelto 20mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Xarelto 20mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor. Use of Xarelto 20mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Xarelto 20mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with liver disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.
Storage Conditions for Xarelto 20mg
Keep this medication in the container it came in, tightly closed, and out of reach of children. Store it at room temperature and away from excess heat and moisture (not in the bathroom).