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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Pradaxa oral.

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Condition: Treatment to Prevent Blood Clots in Chronic Atrial Fibrillation
7/10/2012 8:09:11 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
Have taken Pradaxa for a year now,my fibrollation is as bad as ever.I am getting stomach,kidney pains very acute.Persevering with it because of potential blood clots.If pain continues will go back to Warfarin

Condition: Treatment to Prevent Blood Clots in Chronic Atrial Fibrillation
7/9/2012 3:11:28 PM

Reviewer: Ann S, 65-74 Female (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I was put on Pradaxa 150 mg twice a day 4/2011. Two months ago, I had routine urinalysis and had blood in my urine - no visible signs upon urination. 5/23/12 Changed medication to 75 mg twice a day. Will get urine tested in about 3 weeks. Pharmacist commented that anytime you take a blood thinner, you will have blood in your urine. I do not understand why. My physician recommends seeing a ur ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Treatment to Prevent Blood Clots in Chronic Atrial Fibrillation
7/8/2012 8:21:40 PM

Reviewer: 65-74 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:

Condition: Treatment to Prevent Blood Clots in Chronic Atrial Fibrillation
7/1/2012 2:28:45 PM

Reviewer: mich, 75 or over Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
get a burning feeling after swallowing

Condition: Treatment to Prevent Blood Clots in Chronic Atrial Fibrillation
6/30/2012 9:36:08 PM

Reviewer: tomcat01, 55-64 Male on Treatment for less than 1 month (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 3

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 3

Comment:
I have used Pradaxa for one and a half weeks. I used to have daily bowel movements like clockwork, but now will miss a day and when I go the next day have diarreah. Also, shortly after taking the 150 mg capsule I get upset stomach, twice per day. I take while eating breakfast and dinner. I have also experienced itching on my face, which I never had before. No other adverse reactions. Cardiolgist s ... Show Full Comment

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